Senior Manager, Editorial Creative Operations at NBCUniversal

Senior Manager, Editorial Creative Operations

  • 904 Sylvan Ave, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
  • Employees can work remotely
  • Full-time
  • Business Segment: Direct-to-Consumer

Company Description

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service. Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Click here to learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

Job Description

Welcome to Peacock, the dynamic new streaming service from NBCUniversal. Here you’ll find more than a job. You’ll find a fast-paced, high-performance team of incredible colleagues that want to be at the epicenter of technology, sports, news, tv, movies and more. We work hard to connect people to what they love, each other and the world around them by creating shared experiences through culture-defining entertainment.
As a company, we embrace the power of difference. Our team is committed to creating an organization that champions diversity and inclusivity for all by curating content and a workforce that represents the world around us. We continue to challenge ourselves and the industry by being customer-centric, data-driven creatures of innovation. At Peacock, we are determined to forge the next frontier of streaming through creativity, teamwork, and talent.

NBC Universal is hiring a Senior Manager of Editorial Operations to help shape workflows and shepherd key projects for the Platform Editorial team at our direct-to-consumer streaming services, Peacock and SkyShowtime. We are looking for a cool-headed candidate with a track record of designing processes to solve complex challenges, governing cross-functional workstreams and managing projects to completion.

The Platform Editorial team is tasked with driving viewership, across a wide variety of audience segments and ensuring the readiness of the streaming library by managing a constantly expanding catalog of titles that spans entertainment, sports, news, anime and more all in a mix of release formats, languages and linear and on-demand structures. It is a 24/7 operation responsible for updating based on performance, programming tactics and events unfolding in real time while working in coordination with globally distributed colleagues in technical, marketing and partner teams.

The role of Senior Manager, Editorial Operations will wear multiple hats, having responsibilities ranging from driving product and tool enhancements to support imagery delivery to building workflows for delivery of localized metadata, along with and strategic problem-solving for both domestic and international platforms. The successful candidate will bring hands-on experience working with streaming media, a familiarity with project management and a demonstrated ability to serve multiple stakeholders. They will also carry a sense of personal responsibility for the excellence of their work and a keen interest measuring the performance of their efforts.


  • Ability to understand and document evolving editorial procedures including multi-team workstreams using tools such as Airtable, JIRA, and Sharepoint
  • Support all verticals within the Editorial umbrella including Partner, Video and Operations groups in order to plan as well as problem solve against creative needs
  • Track enhancements being made to the product while collaborating with peers to gather requirements needed for improvements
  • Support editorial priorities and plan crucial launches such as The Office, WWE, and the Olympics while communicating overall strategy and ensuring goals are aligned with larger marketing efforts
  • Present project status to executive leadership and stakeholders to provide transparency and ensure objectives are being met

Salary Range: $95,000 – $115,000


  • Ability to work with East Coast hours
  • Minimum 4 years of working in digital media
  • Ability to support an ever-changing content pipeline 7 days a week.
  • Excellent writing, presentation and communication skills.
  • Strong collaborative and interpersonal skills with the ability to work flexibly across departments as well as manage internal and external partners in a dynamic environment
  • Ability to operate independently and manage multiple projects
  • Working knowledge of MVPD, OTT, and SVOD publishing procedures, administration protocols and industry trends
  • A history of establishing KPIs and targets, and then working to hit those goals.

Additional Information

NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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