As part of Sky’s Network Planning Team, the On Demand Channel Management team is responsible for managing relationships with content suppliers, content selection, scheduling, coordination and editorial management of the On Demand services across Sky’s Set Top Box ‘STB’ and Sky Go. This is one of the most exciting, growing teams to a part of as you get to work with Sky’s exciting On Demand service as well as exposure to Sky’s flagship entertainment channels (Sky1, Sky Living, Sky Movies) and their sister channels.
We are looking for a Scheduler to join our On Demand Channel Management who has demonstrable experience in Scheduling or Video on Demand. Reporting to the Senior Scheduler, the focus of the role involves participating in the day to day activities, working on the editorial management and parity of the schedules for On Demand on STB and Sky Go. You will be expected to make editorial decisions and justify programme selections to ensure the best possible content proposition for all channels and when needed you will be expected to deputise for the Senior Scheduler.
You will also need to have an excellent knowledge of the current TV and VOD landscape both in the UK and abroad and also have experience with scheduling systems and an understanding of system testing. An important element of this role is decision making, so, to be successful you will need to have a great deal of confidence and be able to think on your feet as well as having excellent communication skills.