Large scale video chat pioneering the future of virtual events and online convening
Business Development Associate - Media$50k – $60k • 0.0% – 1.0%
Shindig is looking for an entrepreneurial and tech-savvy business development associate, with healthy pre-existing networks in one or more of the following industries: online media, publishing ( books and magazines), television, social media personalities and music industries to help spearhead adoption for our revolutionary large-scale online events platform already developing adoption by major tech leaders and media entities
This position involves marketing to every level of media organizations in order to take these entities from pilot programs to institutional broad use as well as to notable industry personalities. You must build on your past relationships and general knowledge of these industries. The position entails strategic initiatives to build impact, cultivate timely highly visible adoptions and develop scalable business opportunities. Out of the box thinking in creation of new use cases and ability to rapidly develop new pitches are key components of this challenge.
Experience with advertising, media tie-ins and sponsorship deals are highly beneficial. Applications range from film: early fan cultivation events, super fan sneak peaks, online press events, celebrity Q&A's, online premiere events, online focus groups, sponsor tie-ins, media events with websites, magazines, etc. TV: fan roundtables, episodic viewer engagements, contests, continued online features, sponsor tie-ins, etc. Music: music video premieres, live from the studio, back stage access events, tour promotion, single release events, acoustic sets, super fan access, books, authors and QA’s.
Shindig at a glance
Shindig focuses on Digital Media, Enterprise Software, Social Media Platforms, Nonprofits, and Politics. Their company has offices in New York City. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees. To date, Shindig has raised $23M of funding; their latest round was closed on March 2015.