|Dir, Social Expressions and Publishing|
|Fox Filmed Entertainment|
|Los Angeles, CA|
The Director will report to the VP of Softlines and Global Publishing, 20th Century Fox Consumer Products.
Key Internal Relationships:
-Managing the strategic alliance relationship with leading social expressions client across all brands and all retail accounts. Responsible for driving innovation and growth in the category. Managing the planning of the line across greetings, party goods, novelty and gift presentation for all Fox brands. Planning and executing dedicated Corporate owned/franchised store initiatives with this particular client for marquee properties. Present regular updates on new and existing brands regularly to insure they are maximizing revenue potential of their grant.
Secondary Categories Include: Electronic Books and Book Apps
-Build strategic multiyear publishing plans for film and TV franchises by key regions: UK/EMEA; APLA, LATIN AM, North America to expand business in existing markets and open new markets.
The ideal candidate is a highly creative and strategic thinker who appreciates a fast paced environment, and can react quickly to emerging opportunities. The candidate will have experience and a solid track record with the social expressions category from a sales, marketing, retail or manufacturing background coupled with experience and track record in publishing from an editorial, sales, retail or marketing background. Solid relationships with leaders in the respective categories are needed. Knowledge of key players in the major international publishing markets also needed. Ability to travel both domestically and internationally required. Strong writing and presentation skills a must.