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Channel Marketing Manager, Star Plus

Apply Now Apply Later Job ID 10081778 Location Mumbai, India Business The Walt Disney Company (India) Date posted Apr. 02, 2024

Job Summary:

About the Role:
This is a strategic role in the marketing team of the #1 Hindi GEC that will contribute to the overall reach growth of Star Plus. This role will be responsible for managing on- air, PR, digital and all other media roll-out of campaigns for all new launches. It will also involve overlooking the marketing and overall health of sustenance shows as well. These interventions involve intensive thinking around positioning of shows, impact its entire life cycle and eventually influence the success of our shows, which in turn shape the pop cultural landscape of the country.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Will have to create and execute media plan of their respective shows
  • Will be responsible for positioning creatives (Promos) of their respective shows
  • Will have to highlight potential opportunities and red flag issues of their respective shows basis trends
  • Will collaborate with internal teams which include but is not restricted to – Digital, OAP, Graphics, Content, Traffic and Presentation
  • Will collaborate with external teams from the media, creative and research agencies
  • Will lead the PR function and independently handle the PR agencies
  • Will create business presentations for leadership as required

Performance Measures:

  • Meeting show and channel targets set by business
  • Number of break through ideas for the shows in each quarter
  • Quality of marketing/ creative briefs made and shared with teams
  • Improve show reach by analysing & acting on BARC data & qualitative inputs


  • Should posses a bachelors degree
  • Should have an experience of 6-8 years
  • Stakeholder management
  • Aptitude for content

Personal Attributes:

  • Go getter
  • Collaborator
  • Eye for detail
  • Hardworking
  • Not hierarchy driven
  • Respectful

About Disney Star:
Disney Star is a leading media & entertainment company in India that reaches over 700 million viewers a month in nine different languages. Our entertainment portfolio which cuts across general entertainment, movies, sports, infotainment, kids, and lifestyle content generates over 20,000 hours of original content every year.

Disney+ Hotstar, India’s leading streaming platform, enables us to reach and entertain audiences anywhere, anytime. Disney+ Hotstar has changed the way Indians consume their entertainment - from their favorite TV shows and movies to sporting extravaganzas. With leadership positions in every segment it occupies, Disney Star has been redefining the media landscape for more than 30 years now, anchored on the three pillars of story-telling, innovation and an unwavering focus on delivering to the expectations of our audiences. 

Join us, and let's continue to inspire a billion imaginations.

About The Walt Disney Company (India):

Star India has defined the Indian media landscape for more than 30 years, and is one of the country’s leading media conglomerates, reaching more than 700 million viewers a month on TV across India and over 100 other countries.

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 that includes three core business segments: Disney Entertainment, ESPN, and Disney Experiences. 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 Star India Pvt Ltd (SIPL), which is part of a business we call The Walt Disney Company (India).

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