Job was previously head of acquisitions and commissions for A+E Networks UK.
In her new role she will oversee all commissioning and acquisitions for History and its sister net H2 (formerly Military History) across the A+E Networks UK footprint, which spans the EMEA region.
Her notable acquisitions include Vikings from MGM – the drama series that also played on History in the US).
Jobs will report to Heather Jones, who joined A+E Networks UK last year as vice president of programming and has overall responsibility for programming strategy across the company’s bouquet of channels,namely History, Crime & Investigation Network, H2, Bio and Lifetime.
A+E Networks UK is a joint venture between A+E Networks and UK pay TV operator BSkyB.