OWN is the first and only network named for, and inspired by, a single iconic leader. Oprah Winfrey's heart and creative instincts inform the brand - and the magnetism of the channel. Winfrey provides leadership in programming and attracts superstar talent to join her in primetime, building a global community of like-minded viewers and leading that community to connect on social media and beyond. OWN is a singular destination on cable. Depth with edge. Heart. Star power. Connection. And endless possibilities. OWN is a joint venture between Harpo, Inc. and Discovery Communications. The network debuted on January 1, 2011 and is available in 85 million homes. The venture also includes the award-winning digital platform Oprah.com.
OWN is seeking a consultant to support the Senior Director of Standards and Practices, who oversees compliance of OWN's standards and practices policies for linear programming, digital content, and commercial clearance. The position requires the ability to cover a high volume of material under tight deadlines, proven finesse servicing a variety of client groups, and an eye and ear sensitized to brand protection. The ideal candidate will possess a minimum of three progressive years of prior standards and practices and/or commercial clearance experience, at either a broadcast or cable network, with a demonstrated ability to liaise with Original Programming, Production, Scheduling and Acquisitions, Deliverables, Digital, Business and Legal Affairs, Ad Sales and Integrated Marketing. Commensurate experience in related areas will be considered. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, good negotiation skills, be highly organized and research-oriented, and is a natural team player. Some administrative duties include: electronically filing standards notes, and providing support on research projects as needed. Should possess knowledge of OWN's programming, as well as a wide range of competitive programming.
OWN, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, marital status, citizenship, disability, genetic information or veteran status or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law.