OUR JOB OPENINGS


New Form is growing and looking for like-minded people and experts to help us create the best in digital scripted originals. Interested in working with us? Check out the job listings below, or connect with us to see if there are additional opportunities.

Please send inquiries, cover letters and resumes to jobs@newform.com

All positions are based in our Santa Monica offices.

Director, Production Accounting

About New Form

New Form is the only digital entertainment company solely focused on scripted, mobile-friendly content. With a network of high-profile talent, distributors and partners, New Form takes a unique approach to storytelling for the social media generation. Pilots for the New Form original series  can be found here: newform.com.

This is an ideal position for an individual who has gained strong experience in a previous production accounting role and seeks to apply those skill to a fast-growing company.  The ideal candidate must be comfortable in a dynamic start-up environment, will bring energy and passion to everything he/she does, and will not be afraid to roll up his/her sleeves to tackle challenging assignments.

What you’ll do​:

  • Assist with Banking activities like setting up new accounts, adding new signatures, bank reconciling items, banking fees, positive pay exceptions, etc.

  • Assist in the preparation and distribution of financial statements.

  • Ensure that all deliverables comply with regulatory guidance and professional standards.

  • Conform with and abide by all regulatory guidance and internal policies & procedures

  • Contribute to department and organization special projects as assigned.

  • Prepares and records asset, liability and expenses entries by compiling and analyzing account information.

  • Maintains and balances subsidiary accounts by verifying, allocating, posting, reconciling transactions; resolving discrepancies.

  • Assists in preparation of monthly management report and accompanying schedules, worksheets and narratives, including “Budget vs. Actual” variance reports and Trial Balance. Assist in providing follow-up and documentation of significant variances.

  • Assist with completion of the quarterly if any and annual regulatory filings; preparation of assigned Quarterly and Annual Statutory Statement pages/schedules.

  • Coordinate and resolve various issues with bank such as cleared check differences, bank fee anomalies, targeted balance calculations and enhancements to online services.

What you’ll need to have​:

  • 1.Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required

  • 8+ years of experience working in accounting or a related financial area

  • Must be proficient in Windows, Excel, and Word.

  • Experience with Unions

  • Experience with Production Tax Credit

  • Experience with various production accounting software including V5, Movie Magic, EP Payroll, P-Cards

What you’ll get in return:

  • Supportive team environment

  • Dynamic working environment

New Form does not discriminate in employment matters on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other protected class. We support workplace diversity.

We strongly believe that diversity of experience contributes to a broader collective perspective that will consistently lead to a better company and better products. We are working hard to increase the diversity of our team wherever we can, and we actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of it.

Interested? Please send resume and cover letter to jcole@newform.com.

 

Director, Business Operations

 

New Form’s business team is seeking a Director who will be an exceptional addition. As a Director, Business Operations, you will report directly to the Chief Operating Officer and be an integral part of the group responsible to make New Form’s various business processes, planning efforts, content operations and data operations.

You will assist the VP of Finance and Chief Operating Officer with the strategy, plan and daily management of New Form’s various business process. In addition, you’ll work closely with all New Form business units to streamline operations, including our process transformation roadmap, project portfolio, and special projects. The successful candidate will be expected to be energetic and innovative, as well as to problem solve, recommend solutions, and exercise good business judgment in decision-making on a continuous basis.

Candidates that have previous experience in production, entertainment or production environments will be especially relevant for this role.

The right person for this role is a self-starter, eager to learn, well-versed in the digital media and entertainment ecosystem and experienced in navigating cross-functional relationships within and outside an organization. She/He has exceptional communication and organizational skills and is able to work with to build consensus around mutually beneficial opportunities. Finally, she/he thinks big, learns quickly, and is eager to grow our business relationships.

What you’ll do​:

  • Own, strategize and then execute on a key set of operations projects, including consolidation of business unit process into cross-functional workflow.

  • Define content operations, including writing process and defining projects that establish best practices for New Form content.

  • Establish New Form data projects, especially in regards to talent identification and distribution metrics.

  • Provide operational insight for larger business objectives.

  • Maintain cross-team alignment across different initiatives, both internally and externally.

  • Communicate tech challenges and business requirements effectively to a variety of stakeholders.

  • Establish collaborative cross-functional relationships with internal stakeholders on the Development, Programming, Production, Marketing, Legal and Finance teams to help execute on key busines initiatives.

  • Conduct reporting and data analysis to analyze partner performance, identify potential opportunities and provide key requirements to technical teams to establish relevant partner tracking mechanisms.

  • Collaborate across functions and sites to harmonize requirements and solutions.

  • Maintain a global network of matrixed stakeholders, super users, and subject matter experts associated with all new Form Form business operations.

  • Minimize the customization of solutions.
  • Achieve a high level of standardization in systems and processes.

What you’ll need to have​:

  • 7+ years’ overall experience, preferred background and degree in Business, Supply Chain, Procurement, Finance, or Management.

  • Excellent communicator, with proven skills in consulting with internal business clients and external suppliers. Cross-cultural experience.

  • Proven project management skills.

  • Ability to drive change and improve the end-to-end process.

  • Proficient with data analysis and problem solving.

  • Proven ability to troubleshoot problems and develop solutions.

  • Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office applications including Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to flourish in an environment of complexity, fast growth, and ambiguity.
  • Passion for entertainment, TV and technology with a deep knowledge of the evolution of the digital/media industries.

What you’ll get in return:

  • Supportive team environment

  • Dynamic working environment

New Form does not discriminate in employment matters on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other protected class. We support workplace diversity.

We strongly believe that diversity of experience contributes to a broader collective perspective that will consistently lead to a better company and better products. We are working hard to increase the diversity of our team wherever we can, and we actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of it.

 

Director, Partner Management

 

New Form’s Sales and Business Development team is seeking a Director who will be an exceptional addition. As a Director, Partner Manager, you will report directly to the VP of Sales and be an integral part of the group responsible to make New Form’s various distributor, media and advertiser partners successful.

You will assist the VP of Sales and Chief Operating Officer with the strategy, plan and daily management of New Form’s biggest business partners. In addition, you’ll work closely with all New Form business units to deliver value for New Form’s clients.

Candidates that have previous experience in production, entertainment or production environments will be especially relevant for this role.

The right person for this role is a self-starter, eager to learn, well-versed in the digital media and entertainment ecosystem and experienced in navigating cross-functional relationships within and outside an organization. She/He has exceptional communication and organizational skills and is able to work with to build consensus around mutually beneficial opportunities. Finally, she/he thinks big, learns quickly, and is eager to grow our business relationships.

What you’ll do​:

  • Assist VP of Sales and Business Development Director in managing current clients and partners.

  • Own and manage a key set partner relationships, fostering teamwork-based collaboration and executing across all stages of the partnership lifecycle (i.e., deal negotiation, production of assets, engagement/retention, launches, renewals, joint marketing initiatives, roadmap planning, etc.).

  • Establish collaborative cross-functional relationships with internal stakeholders on the Development, Programming, Production, Marketing, Legal and Finance teams to help execute partnership requirements and deliver on business objectives.

  • Conduct reporting and data analysis to analyze partner performance, identify potential opportunities and provide key requirements to technical teams to establish relevant partner tracking mechanisms.

  • Create documents and develop processes to summarize complex agreements and data findings for internal or external use.

  • Work with internal departments, including Production and Development departments around creative development, executions and delivery.

What you’ll need to have​:

  • 5-7 years’ overall experience, with 3+ years of relationship management with a media/technology focus.

  • Passion for entertainment, TV and technology with a deep knowledge of the evolution of the digital/media industries.

  • Strong partner engagement skills with the ability to develop relationships, and maximize existing partner channels.

  • Ability to prioritize, identify problems, quickly devise feasible solution options, disseminate the appropriate information to relevant stakeholders and ultimately bring about timely resolution.

  • Excellent communication skills with an effortless ability to tailor messages for multiple audiences; comfort in addressing informal team meetings and delivering prepared presentations to executives/external audiences.

  • Experience collaborating with cross-functional teams on technical projects, specifically in translating business objectives/priorities for colleagues.

  • Willingness to travel (10-15%).

What you’ll get in return:

  • Supportive team environment

  • Dynamic working environment

New Form does not discriminate in employment matters on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other protected class. We support workplace diversity.

We strongly believe that diversity of experience contributes to a broader collective perspective that will consistently lead to a better company and better products. We are working hard to increase the diversity of our team wherever we can, and we actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of it.

Director Brand Partnerships

About New Form

New Form is the only digital entertainment company solely focused on scripted, mobile-friendly content. With a network of high-profile talent, distributors and partners, New Form takes a unique approach to storytelling for the social media generation. Pilots for the New Form original series here: newform.com.

About The Position

The Director of Brand Partnerships is responsible for the strategic development and implementation of advertiser marketing solutions that maximize revenue for New Form. The primary responsibility is to implement new entertainment products that promote the advertiser’s brand through New Form’s scripted series and video initiatives. Given that New Form’s focus is scripted digital originals, the ideal candidate has experience in creating, pitching and supporting narrative-driven digital productions.

Reporting to the VP of Brand Partnerships, the Dir of Brand Partnerships will be responsible for developing and managing a large book of accounts across a wide array of categories and territories.

What you’ll do:

  • Drive revenue through building, managing and growing national brand advertising and agency business.  
  • Deliver marketing solutions for client in the form of Branded Integrations, Branded Entertainment, Branded Content, Sponsorships, and Vignettes.
  • Develop and execute short term as well as long term marketplace strategies.
  • Maintain cross functional relationship within New Form.
  • Serve as an expert in the branded content and integration space within the marketplace.
  • Accurately manage account projections and forecasting.
  • Identify client KPIs and utilize knowledge of client business objectives to deliver effective campaigns.
  • Package and negotiate advertising programs to assure customer satisfaction and achieve revenue objectives.
  • Use knowledge of competition and industry to develop and execute key strategies to generate business.
  • Develop and deliver post executional wrap reports

What you’ll need to have:

  • A skill set in: Digital Advertising, Sales, Business Development, Client Management, Content Solutions, Creative, Branded Content, Media Owner, Publisher, CRM Management (SalesForce, Pipedrive)
  • 8+ years of experience
  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Superior organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong presentation skills, overall excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize and flourish in a fast-paced environment

What you’ll get in return:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Generous paid time off each year
  • A Dynamic Working Environment

New Form does not discriminate in employment matters on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other protected class. We support workplace diversity.

We strongly believe that diversity of experience contributes to a broader collective perspective that will consistently lead to a better company and better products. We are working hard to increase the diversity of our team wherever we can and we actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of it.

Interested? Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@newformcom.

 

Sr. Director Brand Partnerships/New York


About New Form

New Form is the only digital entertainment company solely focused on scripted, mobile-friendly content. With a network of high-profile talent, distributors and partners, New Form takes a unique approach to storytelling for the social media generation. Pilots for the New Form original series here: newform.com.

About The Position

The Sr. Director of Brand Partnerships is responsible for the strategic development and implementation of advertiser marketing solutions that maximize revenue for New Form. The primary responsibility is to implement new entertainment products that promote the advertiser’s brand through New Form’s scripted series and video initiatives. Given that New Form’s focus is scripted digital originals, the ideal candidate has experience in creating, pitching and supporting narrative-driven digital productions.

Reporting to the VP of Brand Partnerships, the Sr. Dir of Brand Partnerships will be responsible for developing and managing a large book of accounts across a wide array of categories and territories.  This position is based in New York.

What you’ll do:

  • Drive revenue through building, managing and growing national brand advertising and agency business.  
  • Deliver marketing solutions for client in the form of Branded Integrations, Branded Entertainment, Branded Content, Sponsorships, and Vignettes.
  • Develop and execute short term as well as long term marketplace strategies.
  • Maintain cross functional relationship within New Form.
  • Serve as an expert in the branded content and integration space within the marketplace.
  • Accurately manage account projections and forecasting.
  • Identify client KPIs and utilize knowledge of client business objectives to deliver effective campaigns.
  • Package and negotiate advertising programs to assure customer satisfaction and achieve revenue objectives.
  • Use knowledge of competition and industry to develop and execute key strategies to generate business.
  • Develop and deliver post executional wrap reports

What you’ll need to have:

  • A skill set in: Digital Advertising, Sales, Business Development, Client Management, Content Solutions, Creative, Branded Content, Media Owner, Publisher, CRM Management (SalesForce, Pipedrive)
  • 8+ years of experience
  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Superior organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong presentation skills, overall excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize and flourish in a fast-paced environment

What you’ll get in return:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Generous paid time off each year
  • A Dynamic Working Environment

New Form does not discriminate in employment matters on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other protected class. We support workplace diversity.

We strongly believe that diversity of experience contributes to a broader collective perspective that will consistently lead to a better company and better products. We are working hard to increase the diversity of our team wherever we can and we actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of it.

Interested? Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@newform.com