WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, truTV, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.
We now have an exciting opening for an experienced Vendor Manager to join us in the position Director OTT Vendor Management. The role will be based in Stockholm whilst being a vital part of the global WarnerMedia team. Your focus will be on our various OTT services, i.e. over-the-top streaming media services offered directly to viewers online. In Sweden you will know our service HBO Nordic.
This is a new role and you will have the opportunity to take an active role in designing and structuring our processes. You will be responsible for major OTT procurement and all OTT vendor related activities and serve as the primary point of contact for vendor related initiatives.
You will be part of our OTT Technology steering committee and collaborate closely with the wider Technology team. In this role you will be charged with OTT vendor selection, contract management and negotiations, as well as being responsible for monitoring vendor performance compared to established service level agreements. You will work to optimize our contracts on performance and to align contracts and vendor management on a global level, with the aim to successfully fulfil our global goals and strategies.
To be successful in this role we believe you have extensive experience working with vendor management and technical procurement for an international organization, preferably within OTT, Telco, gaming or broadcasting. You must be experienced with facilitation of governance, independently ngotiating and reviewing extensive contracts, as well as being strong within budgeting, financial tracking and reporting.
You are a skilled negotiator and your ability to communicate easily with both internal and external stakeholders at all levels will be key for your success in this role.
As a person we believe you are analytical, curious and of course a great colleague. You take ownership of everything you do, you are structured, process oriented and can easily build strong working relationships with your counterparts.
The right person will join us in an exciting stage of our organizational development and will have a real impact on our business success. You will join a diverse team, working with a great product.
If you have any questions about the role, please feel free to reach out to recruitment consultant Torgny Södrin at +46 704672518.