Senior Programming Manager – Events Twitch San Francisco Mid-senior level Event production Proj[…]

September 15, 2023

Job Description

Required languages

English – Full professional proficiency

Employment type


Mid-senior level

Sector tags

Salary range

From 113600 to 211200 $ annually


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About the Role

Twitch is looking for a highly experienced Senior Programming Manager to own the programming, content, and experience strategy and contribute to and oversee execution for TwitchCon and other first party events. Reporting to the Head of Events & Merchandise, you will have high visibility across Marketing, Sales, Content, Design, and Partnerships. The Senior Programming Manager will work with internal stakeholders to determine goals and themes for each event to ensure the best experience for both the community and creators. You will bring innovative, creative multi-market experience to build upon the team’s proven successes. You will own the content development process, drive event goals and timelines, ensure quality control of content, and manage the onsite execution of the content at events.

The ideal candidate is a highly motivated, creative, consumer tech savvy, and organized person with 7+ years of experience building large-scale consumer events with multiple business owner stakeholders.

You can work in Los Angeles, CA; San Francisco, CA; New York, NY.

You Will:

  • Define the strategy, roadmap, and success metrics for content at 1st party events, primarily TwitchCon, ensuring content programs are built to meet audience experience and brand goals.
  • Share and communicate content strategy within Twitch, obtain executive buy-in and necessary approvals
  • Recommend programming and experience tradeoffs in lieu of event space and budget strategies within given space and budget constraints
  • Utilize a strategic mix of quantitative and qualitative customer insights to develop content programs that educate, inspire and engage creators and community at each event
  • Provide verbiage, vision, and data for Comms, go-to-market GTM leads, and other marketing efforts
  • Define and execute holistic event design and document experiential goals
  • Manage the development of each content vertical–keynote and general sessions, interactive experiences, and community content –in conjunction with the programming team
  • Lead Event team managed comms outlets, including event tech & registration
  • Manage meetings, timelines and review process for all deliverables
  • Streamline the processes for managing speaker requests/placements
  • Lead onsite execution of event content and speaker management
  • Provide content guidance for 3P events as needed

You Have:

  • 7+ years experience of successfully developing and executing content programs at both large scale trade shows and smaller, bespoke conferences
  • Proven success navigating complex work environments, leveraging matrixed resources, services and platforms
  • 5+ years of experience as a manager
  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Maternity & Parental Leave
  • Flexible PTO
  • Amazon Employee Discount
  • Monthly Contribution & Discounts for Wellness Related Activities & Programs (e.g., gym memberships, off-site massages, etc.)

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Twitch. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Pursuant to the Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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Job ID: TW8223

Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. The base pay for this position ranges from our lowest geographic market up to our highest geographic market. Pay is based on a number of factors including market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience . Amazon is a total compensation company. Dependent on the position offered, equity, sign-on payments, and other forms of compensation may be provided as part of a total compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits. For more information, please visit . Applicants should apply via our internal or external career site.