Wattpad WEBTOON Studios brings together technology, a diverse new generation of creators, & passionate global fandoms to create data-backed, audience-driven TV shows, films, & books. Leveraging incredible stories & insights from WEBTOON & Wattpad's combined audience of more than 166 million people, Wattpad WEBTOON Studios has pioneered a bold, global, fan-first approach to entertainment. Wattpad WEBTOON Studios has worked with Netflix, Sony Pictures Television, Crunchyroll, The Jim Henson Company, Vertigo Entertainment, Constantin Film, Penguin Random House, & many other leaders in entertainment & publishing.
With the continued growth of our international business, Wattpad WEBTOON Studios (WWS) is seeking a driven & accomplished business development executive to strategically grow its entertainment & publishing businesses in key international markets. Reporting to the Managing Director, International & in close collaboration with many roles across the Studio, you will prospect & structure external business opportunities across film, TV, animation & books to accelerate the international growth plans of the studio.
This role will contribute meaningfully to drive revenue & create more opportunities for our international creators to have their IP published & adapted into entertainment properties. You will prospect & work with top-tier studios, networks, platforms & publishers to find meaningful & innovative ways to grow our pipeline of projects, while building the right internal processes to service these opportunities. The ideal candidate should have highly effective problem solving & analytical skills, a nose for strategic value, demonstrated interpersonal excellence, & a drive to always prioritize resources.