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Acquisitions Analyst

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10062010 Location Lisbon, Portugal Business Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution Date posted Sep. 13, 2023

Job Summary:

This role will be supporting the content acquisition across our linear channels and streaming platform, performing several essential tasks for their continued success.

This person will be involved in all processes related to acquisitions, from the liaison with internal ‘clients’ (Finance, Legal, Marketing, etc.), to constant contact with content providers, and working very closely with the Programming Coordinators and Manager in every aspect related to content.

This role will require you to be onsite 4 days a week.

The Opportunity & Responsibilities:

  • Handling every step of a negotiation with a distributor, from the initial contact, deal negotiation, contract review up to the aftersales;
  • Managing information from licensing agreements making sure it is correctly represented in the programming and accounting/finance systems, as well as any backup files;
  • Invoicing processing and payment tracking, related to Acquisitions and Local Productions;
  • Review existing contracts in the system to identify any changes, inconsistencies or missing information (series renewals, date changes, changes in the number of episodes, etc.);
  • Provide updated information to the Programmers (calendars, US ratings info, etc.), and keeping track of changes to the programming forecasts;
  • Back office support to effectively liaise with other departments, maintaining and improving the existing workflows;
  • Collect information needed for internal reports (local, regional or global);

The Experience & Skills We Require From You:

  • Proven working experience (min 3 years) in similar roles;
  • Fluent both in Portuguese and English written and spoken (Spanish is a plus);
  • MS Office skills (Excel/Word/PPT); hands-on experience on OnAir or WhatsOn is highly valued.
  • Organized, high attention to detail and strong analytical skills;
  • Passion for Media, Entertainment and TV business;
  • Proactive, motivated, versatile, responsible and a team worker;
  • An aptitude for problem-solving will be highly valued;
  • Ability to complete tasks with tight timelines, both collaboratively and by self-managing
  • Degree in Economics, Management or related areas is preferred.

Please submit your CVs in English to apply for this role.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: Disney Entertainment, ESPN, Disney Parks, and Experiences and Products. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with The Walt Disney Company Portugal TF, Unipessoal Lda, which is part of a business we call Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution.

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