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With a content portfolio like no other media organisation in the country, SBS occupies multiple channels and platforms, and provides a unique opportunityf or employees to help make Australia a better place to live.

Business Affairs Executive

SBS commissions and acquires some of Australia’s best programs across genres including factual, drama, entertainment and documentary and showcases them on SBS ONE, SBS Viceland, NITV, The Food Network, World Movies & SBS On Demand. We’ve developed a reputation as one of the world’s respected broadcasters with a dynamic team of forward thinkers and diverse voices, and now we’re looking for fresh talent to join us.

We’re now looking for a Business Affairs Executive to join our team and provide high level support to the Commercial department. This is the team who are responsible for the range of tasks relating to the acquisition and commissioning of content for television broadcasting, online and digital rights for SBS channels and platforms.

Under the direction of the Business Affairs Manager, the role will assist with negotiating and contracting deals to achieve the best commercial outcomes for SBS in a diverse range of media formats spanning traditional TV acquisitions, commissions, productions and online publishing.

The role will also assist with maintaining Rights, Financial and File management systems and reporting to stakeholders. 

  • Business Affairs experience in the film and television industry including contracting and demonstrable negotiating skills.
  • Ability to undertake research and analyse information and implement priorities in consultation.
  • An understanding of IMBS/Pilat broadcast management database and the Oracle Financial system is desirable.

We create inspired and innovative content and need people with the right combination of drive and talent to keep making that happen. If you fit this description and want to join an innovative, inclusive and culturally-relevant media organisation, apply today by submitting your resume and a covering letter explaining why you’re suited to the role and what you can bring to the SBS team.

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