• VP Content (Africa) at iROKOtv.com

  • Posted on: 10 November, 2014 Deadline: Not Specified
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  • Dubbed the "Netflix of Africa", iROKOtv.com is the worlds largest online distributor of African movies. Headquartered in Africa's most populous country, Nigeria, with regional offices in Newyork and Johannedburg, the business has an audience in excess of 6million people worldwide and is regularly featured as one of Africa's fastest growing internet businesses in worldwide press including Techcrunch, CNN, CNBC,Africa, BBC, Variety, Financial Times, Economist and Forbes.

    With substantial revenue projections expected over the next 3-5years, ROK Studios is now recruiting for a number of key senior executive roles.

    VP Content (Africa)


    Job description

    • The VP Content will be based in our Lagos office and support the CEO in all areas of structuring production, financing and co-production deals.
    • Critical to this role will be the ability to monitor project workflows and ensure that finance can be sourced for all projects.
    • The VP Content will also lead the global content monitoring teams to ensure protection of our Nollywood library.

    Desired Skills and Experience

    • MBA essential 
    • Academic qualification from a top Ivy league school desirable
    • TV Programming / Content acquisitions/ program strategy, specializing in TV, VOD/TVOD and Digital 
    • 3+ years experience in the Media / Entertainment Industry essential, specifically previous knowledge working with major broadcasting /  TV networks such as BBC, MultiChoice, Pana etc
    • A strong understanding of the African content market and how to monetize across various platforms desirable.
    • Strong management reporting and financial analysis skills
    • Strong sales & business development skills.

    Method of Application

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