Acquisition and Distribution Coordinator

Location: HK-Hong Kong
Department: International Acquisition & Distribution (1185)


About Us

Global Eagle is a leading provider of satellite-based broadband connectivity, television and entertainment services, content and data analytics to aviation, maritime, enterprise and government markets. Global Eagle offers a fully integrated portfolio of rich media content and high-speed connectivity solutions for airlines, private jets, cruise lines, commercial ships, super-yachts, ferries, enterprise, government and military installations worldwide with proprietary performance-enhancing technologies and exclusive access to premium media. With 1,300 employees on six continents and leading global satellite and ground networks, the company delivers exceptional service and concierge support to its customers.

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Role Summary

Emphasis Video Entertainment is the industry leader in in-flight entertainment services which include providing Asian films and TV content distribution, and post-production services such as digital encoding, duplication, subtitling and dubbing.  The Company is currently seeking a talented individual to join its team in Hong Kong as the Acquisition & Distribution Coordinator. The Acquisition & Distribution Coordinator will work closely with the Acquisition & Distribution Director and Programming Manager in supporting all aspects of operations.  

What You Will Be Doing

  • Work with Acquisition and Distribution Director / Programming Manager to assist in TV acquisition, content sales and programming services for client.
  • Research television programming for potential acquisition through various sources including newspapers, magazine and web surfing.
  • Coordinate and prepare marketing materials including writing the synopsis, editing of Chinese copy where required.
  • Prepare the synopsis, publicity material and update the programme grid for the client
  • Review programme content detailing censorship issues and communicate edit points with the Operations team
  • Coordinate sales and purchase documentation, monthly billing including sales and purchase data entry into ordering and invoicing system
  • Full Administrative support to Acquisition & Distribution Director and Manager  
  • Perform ad hoc assignments

Education & Experience

  • University graduate with at least 2 years working experience in media industry.


  • Outstanding command of both written and spoken English and Chinese.  Mandarin or other Asian languages an advantage.
  • Proficient computer skills: Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Chinese world processing a must.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Integrity, superior organisational skills and ability to pay attention to detail.
  • First class time management skills, diligent and able to work independently.

Our Core Values

  • Communicate and Connect
  • Deliver Excellence and Own it
  • Be Honorable
  • Operate as ONE
  • Learn and Embrace Change

Why You Should Work Here

A career with Global Eagle is a unique opportunity to grow your knowledge and skills within a culture that thrives on collaboration and innovation. In addition to being a part of an amazing group, we also have competitive benefits including flexible scheduling, life insurance, and more!


Global Eagle is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Due to COVID, our interviews are now done in a safe environment using online platforms like Zoom and Microsoft Teams.


Please note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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