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Publishing Manager

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10048374 Location London, United Kingdom Business Disney Parks, Experiences and Products Date posted May 17, 2023

Job Summary:

This position will require you to be in the office 4-days per week.

You will support the EMEA publishing category leads across books, magazines, digital and learning, in achieving the EMEA publishing annual operating plan (AOP) target. You will be focussed on supporting day to day business, sharing best practise as well as helping to identify and execute new business.

In addition, you will coordinate between regional franchise, marketing and PR teams and local publishing managers to promote and support franchise, product and marketing campaigns whilst also leveraging cross-category synergy activities with other lines of business (LOBs).

The Opportunity & Responsibilities

  • Support the EMEA Publishing team with the Long Term Planning (LTP), AOP and quarterly forecasting process. Compile and present information on brand approved decks

  • Support in the contract negotiations and day to day management of licensees, providing regular updates and information in order to help drive new business

  • Optimise and drive growth for EMEA publishing business and ROI via franchise, marketing and PR activations

  • Attend and actively participate in key franchise meetings and share publishing updates with regional franchise teams and key franchise information with local publishing teams

  • Ensure publishing involvement is achieved in key franchise, marketing and PR initiatives

  • Be the regional point of contact for the global consumer engagement team, gathering and sharing information as required

The Experience We Require From You

  • Building effective relationships and collaboration across departments to achieve financial targets and joint goals

  • Analytical

  • Identify new opportunities and target new accounts

  • Create presentations using powerpoint

About Disney Parks, Experiences and Products:

The Disney Parks, Experiences and Products segment includes Disney’s iconic travel and leisure businesses, which include six resort destinations in the United States, Europe and Asia, a top-rated cruise line, a popular vacation ownership program, and an award-winning guided family adventure business. Disney’s global consumer products operations include the world’s leading licensing business across toys, apparel, home goods, digital games and apps; the world’s largest children’s publisher; Disney store locations around the world; and the shopDisney e-commerce platform.

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 Limited, which is part of a business we call Disney Parks, Experiences and Products.

The Walt Disney Company Limited is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, colour, religion or belief, sex, nationality, ethnic or national origin, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, disability or pregnancy or maternity. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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