Sr. Editor in Chief (ViacomCBS)

ViacomCBS is directly looking for a: Sr. Editor in Chief

Why ViacomCBS Networks EMEAA? ViacomCBS Networks EMEAA is comprised of many of the world’s most iconic consumer brands. Its portfolio includes Paramount+, Pluto TV, ViacomCBS International Studios, MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, Paramount Network, BET, Game One and J One, and the cluster spans Africa, Asia, Middle East and all European countries except UK & Ireland. In addition to offering innovative streaming services and digital video products, ViacomCBS Networks EMEAA provides powerful capabilities in production, distribution and advertising solutions for partners across more than 140 countries. ViacomCBS Networks EMEAA brands are seen in more than 340 million households, via 200+ channels in more than 40 languages. We are home to global brands that connect across all platforms. It starts on screens of all sizes, and it doesn’t stop there. We connect with audiences in the real world through live experiences, huge events, books, toys, games, apps and so much more, giving them ways to engage whenever and wherever they want.

We are pioneers in creating innovative programming for all targets, Our portfolio includes Jersey Shore franchise, , MTV’s Ex on the beach, SpongeBob SquarePants, Paw Patrol, Blaze, Shimmer & Shine, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, Paramount movies and many more.,

VCN EMEAA embraces diversity; we are committed to create an environment of inclusion and mutual respect for all candidates and employees. With Diversity and Inclusion at the forefront of all we do, we are proud to be a mirror of the cultures and countries where we operate, Diversity & Inclusion are a key pillar for us to develop our employees, grow our business and contribute to society.

For our Productions & Content department we are recruiting a full-time Sr. Editor in Chief reporting to Head of Productions 

As a member of the Productions & Content team:

  • You organize pitches & brainstorms for the various ViacomCBS Brands and provide feedback
  • You follow the content trends and devise a translation for the various brands
  • You assess program proposals and, in consultation with the makers, provide them with a real Viacom signature
  • You assess montages and provide the creators with substantive feedback
  • You frequently consult with makers about current and future programs
  • You maintain intensive contact with the marketing, communication and sales departments to ensure that their output is consistent with the content of the program

That’s why we want you to have:

  • You follow the latest developments and trends in the global media landscape and content area
  • You have demonstrable affinity with the various ViacomCBS brands and the content on them
  • You have at least 3 years of experience as an editor or executive producer
  • You’re proactive: you come up with many new & well-developed idea
  • You’re able to review a program or documentary and adjust it if necessary. And you are not afraid to enter a conversation about this
  • You can handle deadlines, hectic and targets and remain positive under great pressure with a focus on output
  • You’re a self-starter who focuses on the big picture and the details. Within a project, nothing escapes you and you pick up everything from A-Z
  • You work in a structured way and are good at stakeholder management
  • You’re a communicative, flexible and spontaneous team worker
  • You have experience in working in a multidisciplinary environment
  • You have an excellent command of the Dutch and English language
  • You have the opportunity to work at flexible times, including evenings and weekends

Does this role fit your profile and interest? Apply here. The selection process will be ongoing – meaning the job ad may be removed as soon as the interview phase is initiated.