Turner Broadcasting Product Manager - CNN in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

165185BR

Posting Job Title:

Product Manager - CNN

WarnerMedia Division:

Turner

Location:

United Arab Emirates - Dubai

Posting Job Description:

As a Product Manager you will be a member of the world class CNN Digital Product Team which is responsible for creating industry-leading digital products enjoyed by millions of consumers across the globe. The Product Manager, CNN Arabic will manage the development of new and existing local products ( https://arabic.cnn.com/ ) that exceed and anticipate the needs of consumers while contributing to the achievement of CNN Worldwide business goals.

This is a multi-disciplined role, operating in a start-up environment within a larger organization, where you will collaborate with a wide variety of local and international stakeholders, to lead the product vision, roadmap, and delivery of products across web, mobile, video and social.

*What you’ll be doing: *

  • Lead product strategy and own the product roadmap to achieve measurable growth in audience and revenue in collaboration with editorial, sales, business operations and technical stakeholders
  • Coordinate and plan activities to deliver the product roadmap on time and in budget using Lead Agile methodology – including leading key meetings such as planning, backlog grooming and daily stand ups
  • Provide useful analytics and feedback – both in real-time and deep-dive – to editorial and programming teams to help define their efforts, editorial strategy and deep understand of the audience
  • Grow audience and revenue by developing partner relationships with 3rdparty content platforms and advertising networks - ensuring return on investment, and CNN Arabic is leveraging existing partnership agreements and CNN’s global scale
  • Leverage common technology platforms and services from the CNN Digital eco-system to achieve product goals more efficiently
  • Operating in line with and pro-actively seek to improve global CNN Digital product best practices in close collaboration with product and engineering peers in the London, New York and Atlanta

*What we’re looking for: *

  • Track record of delivering audience and revenue growth with consumer-facing digital media products, and supporting services (e.g. CMS and content APIs for 3rdparties)
  • Ability to articulate and justify with data product ideas, audience development strategies and priorities
  • Demonstrated ability to partner with multiple internal and external stakeholders to deliver your product – ideally in a large international organization
  • Ability to operate successfully in a start-up culture (CNN Arabic) within a larger organization (CNN worldwide)
  • Experience of leveraging platform technology and services to efficiently solve customer and/or business problems
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment which can pivot very quickly to reflect the changing needs of the company or industry
  • Ability to create actionable documentation (e.g. user stories and acceptance criteria) for engineering teams in collaboration with product designers
  • Outstanding organizational, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to speak fluent Arabic

*What’s on offer: *

Working from our Dubai office, you will have the opportunity to work for a truly global company focusing on our Arabic strategy. We’ll find and share stories that matter to our audiences on all media devices on a world-class media technology platform.Working from our Dubai office, you will have the opportunity to work for a truly global company focusing on our Arabic strategy. We’ll find and share stories that matter to our audiences on all media devices on a world-class media technology platform.

Requisition #:

165185BR

Position Type:

Full Time

Area of Interest:

Digital/Interactive Media

Business Unit_TBS:

7020

Industry:

Advertising, Cable/Broadcast Television Networks, Games – Development & Publishing, Online Content/Services