Ratings Policy Strategist
Posted on 4/3/2024
Netflix

10,001+ employees

Subscription streaming entertainment service
Company Overview
Netflix's mission is to entertain the world. The company operates a streaming platform for movies & TV shows and has over 222 million subscribers globally.
Consumer Software
Education

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$120B

Founded

1997

Headquarters

Los Gatos, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-3%

1 year growth

4%

2 year growth

2%
Locations
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Public Policy
CategoriesNew
Risk & Compliance
Legal & Compliance
Requirements
  • 5+ years in relevant fields such as global Content Classification, Standards & Practices, Trust & Safety, Content Moderation, Content Strategy, and Policy/Legal Operations
  • 3+ years experience in highly cross-functional global roles gaining buy-in, alignment, and context from a variety of stakeholders
  • Critical thinking, creative problem-solving skills
  • Experience analyzing, adapting, and adopting government regulations
  • Knowledge of, and adherence to, global ratings boards' standards and requirements
  • Strong judgment and decisiveness when dealing with timely, deadline-driven, content-related issues and concerns
  • Excellent verbal and written communication with experience explaining complex ideas to stakeholders
  • Experience crafting policy proposals that require research, data support, rationale, and cross-functional feedback
  • Experience with algorithm-assisted and vendor-supported workflows
  • Excellent project/program management skills, and/or a proven track record for operational excellence
  • Proficiency in the Google Suite, AirTable, or other database/ reporting/ tracking tools
  • Experience working with non-western cultures and knowledge of cultural content concerns
  • Proficiency in languages other than English is a plus
  • Experience managing content in languages other than English is a plus
Responsibilities
  • Provide maturity ratings and advisory guidance to Content teams throughout the development of a title - from script to post-launch
  • Engage with external ratings boards and filmmakers/show executives, especially on high-profile titles, and provide detailed notes to help Content teams reach desired ratings
  • Communicate ratings information and rationale to Content teams, Public Policy, and Comms
  • Audit titles for accurate maturity ratings, content advisories, and local sensitivities
  • Develop, maintain, and explain ratings guidelines to our stakeholders
  • Consult with Content Analysts on the factors that impact a title's rating
  • Lead cross-functional education, research, and innovation projects
  • Manage escalations related to ratings and advisories and articulate tradeoffs between different courses of action for team and company leadership
  • Advise on the appropriateness of trailers, imagery, and other supplemental materials appearing on-platform
  • Identify opportunities to increase efficiencies of current workflows and propose alternative solutions