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Director of Licensing

Job Details

McKinney HQ - McKinney, TX

Job Description

About RightNow Media

RightNow Media's mission is to work with the global church to inspire people to love others before self and Christ above all. We serve the global church by providing streaming video resources that inspire and equip people to disciple and love others at home, at work, at school, and in their communities. We love teamwork, authentic stories, our families, hard work, and the church.


We have been a Certified Best Christian Workplace by the Best Christian Workplaces Institute for the past five years.


Job Description

RightNow Media is looking for a Director of Licensing to join our content team in Mckinney, TX. This person will be responsible for engaging with all the outside content creators who provide content on the RightNow Media library. This will require a person who is great at building relationships and representing RightNow Media as an ambassador to our 500 content partners. It will also require someone who is skilled in negotiation and can manage all the details that come from our partnerships and contracts with these content partners.

This is a great opportunity for someone with a few years of professional experience who is looking to gain more experience in licensing and content within a Christian media/SaaS company!



Assist with various aspects of content licensing but not limited to:

  • Ambassador to outside content partners
    • Build relationships with new content partners
    • Maintain and enhance relationships with existing content partners
    • Provide coaching and feedback to content providers where we are providing any funding before production begins (what we call executive produced projects)
    • Negotiate the financial terms of each deal or transaction
  • Administer details related to the partnerships
    • Execute the details of contracts with each content partner
    • Perform due diligence on new content providers
    • Examine data to help inform decisions regarding content negotiations
    • Oversee budget related to outside content partnerships
  • On-going learning
    • Understand the content currently in the RightNow Media library to identify gaps that need to be filled
    • Maintain a working knowledge of the Christian content landscape with the ability to identify the kind of content that would be fit into RightNow Media


Required Competencies

  • Exceptional Communicator: Strong written and verbal communication skills; professional; tactful; attention to detail in all communications
  • Negotiator: Able to conduct financial conversations in a manner that benefits both parties
  • Team Player: Fosters collaboration and communication; places high value on relationships; works with excellence and empathy
  • Self-Starter: Proactive; resourceful; strong project management and organization skills; responsible


Required Experience and Education

  • 2+ years of work experience in a professional environment
  • Familiarity with RightNow Media video content and libraries a plus
  • JD degree or theological training or content production experience a plus


Benefits & Other Information

This role will report directly to the VP of Video Content and be based at our headquarters near Dallas in McKinney, Texas. Typical days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, 8:30a.m.-5:30p.m. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.



  • Medical, life, and disability insurance plans
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays (including the week between Christmas & New Year)
  • Retirement plan plus employer matching
  • Conference and mission trip scholarships
  • Family bonding leave