Comcast founded in 1963, has grown into one of the world’s leading communication and entertainment companies-focused on broadband cable, commerce and content. Comcast Cable is the country’s largest provider of cable services, and has expanded to digital services, faster Internet and IP-enabled phone service, and innovative programming-over 250 cable channels, including popular channels like-E!, SportsNet, Exercise TV, The Golf Channel and more.
Comcast connects with more than 24.7 million cable customers, 14.1 million high-speed Internet customers and 5.2 million voice customers-providing top consumer products and services in three key areas: video, digital cable, VOD, HD and DVR; online; and voice. We strive to be the company customers look to for the products and services that connect them to what’s important in their lives.
Produce online features, stunts, and contests for SproutOnline, keeping website up-to-date with programming and marketing initiatives for Sprout. Manage agency and graphic designers to implement promotions, newsletters, and ad campaigns. Assist with development of new digital media efforts, such as iPhone applications, widgets, podcasts and more.
Work with Sr. Director and Technology Manager to conceive of site strategy and update calendar.
Manage production of site updates – work with graphic designer to develop promotions, feature user-generated content, post videos, etc.
Leverage web analytic data to develop cross-promotion strategies and increase site satisfaction.
Work in cooperation with programming team to initiate and implement online component to on-air stunts, including contests and message crawls.
Manage parent newsletter, including developing content, managing creative process, sending newsletter and tracking performance.
Support Sr. Director in developing custom advertiser sponsorships – work with interactive media agencies on collecting assets, assist in conceiving sponsorship opportunities, manage implementation and coordinate with ad sales staff.
For all projects, web producer will be responsible for leading internal kickoff meetings, creating and managing production timelines, communicating project requirements and timeline to staff and freelancers, internal acceptance testing.
Independent thinking required for the execution for these projects with input from the digital media, programming and marketing teams when necessary.
Other duties as assigned.
Undergraduate degree with 2-4 years web project management experience, ideally working with multiple large consumer brands.
In order to better communicate with vendors/staff, some proficiency with Web technologies such as Flash, HTML, Java, Ajax, FTP, server setups and video compression. He/she should also have an understanding of the capabilities and limitations of graphics programs such as Photoshop and Illustrator. Video experience a plus.
Great marketing and cross-promotion instincts as well as strong writing and proofing skills are a must.
A candidate needs to be capable of respectful, strong working relationships with internal teams as well as external partners and development vendors.
Ability to work autonomously and handle multiple projects with various levels of input from a variety of teams.
Strong communication, attention to detail, and ability to meet deadlines in an fast-paced environment is critical to success in this position.