Growth Strategy Specialist, Sports at TikTok

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Responsibilities

TikTok went through explosive growth in 2019, and we're growing faster in 2020! This high speed role requires a great deal of complex problem-solving across time zones, and tireless entrepreneurial spirit. You will be shaping the landscape of Media Partnerships and we expect you to find solutions and create opportunities with a minimum of hand-holding. We are largely unencumbered by red tape, but building process is a critical step towards scale - be prepared to build a structure that empowers ongoing, sustainable rapid growth. TikTok is the leading destination for short-form mobile video. Our mission is to inspire creativity and bring joy. TikTok has global offices including Los Angeles, New York, London, Paris, Berlin, Dubai, Mumbai, Singapore, Jakarta, Seoul, and Tokyo. TikTok is looking for a passionate Sports Growth Strategist to foster and accelerate our partnership efforts with sports-focused publishers and brands, working to drive adoption and deeper understanding of TikTok. Ideal candidates for this role will have an extensive understanding and interest in sports content as well as a proven background of working with relevant partners to find success and generate innovation. This role requires close cross-functional collaboration with colleagues in Editorial, Marketing, Communications, Sales, and Operations in addition to various TikTok teams around the world. Job Description: - Drive overarching strategy for sports vertical and integrate any larger team/company initiatives into workflow. - Strategically manage and optimize the presence of sports publishers and brands. - Interface regularly with other cross-functional teams to ensure consistency across teams and identify opportunities to collaborate. - Champion partner feedback to Operations and Product teams in an effort to continue optimizing internal and external tools. - Work hand-in-hand with Creator Partnerships & Community to generate cross-functional opportunities for partners and creators. - Assist the vertical lead with high-priority tentpole planning.

Qualifications

- BA/BS degree or higher - 5+ years experience media and/or digital industry, with a focus on digital initiatives and partnerships - Extensive experience working cross-functionally and with all levels of management - Deep passion for TikTok and mobile entertainment - Proven track record of driving change and innovation across organizations - Experience using data and analytics in the service of larger initiatives TikTok is committed to creating an inclusive space where employees are valued for their skills, experiences, and unique perspectives. Our platform connects people from across the globe and so does our workplace. At TikTok, our mission is to inspire creativity and bring joy. To achieve that goal, we are committed to celebrating our diverse voices and to creating an environment that reflects the many communities we reach. We believe individuals shouldn't be disadvantaged because of their background or identity, but instead should be considered based on their strengths and experience. We are passionate about this and hope you are too. TikTok is committed to providing reasonable accommodations during our recruitment process. If you need assistance or accommodation, please reach out to us at [email protected]

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