Wednesday, July 11, 2007

Wanted: Head of marketing at emap Television

Thought some of you may be interested in the following job. Don't apply to me! You'll find the relevant email address at the end. Good luck if it interests you!

Company: Emap Television (The Box, Smash Hits, Kiss, Q, Kerrang!, Magic TV, & The Hits. Music Television)
Job Title: Head of Marketing
Description: Head of Marketing – Emap Television

The Box, Smash Hits, Kiss, Q, Kerrang!, Magic TV, & The Hits.

Emap Television has a superb opportunity for a dynamic Head of Marketing reporting to the Managing Director for TV and working across it’s market-leading music TV channels with responsibilities for all external communication, brand development and research.

The brief includes:
• Developing & implementing marketing strategy for Emap’s TV channels
• Liaising across Emap media platforms to develop the on-air brands; briefing & managing on-air TV identity.
• Marketing & PR communication to drive viewing & build brands
• Third party relationships and TV websites
• Management of TV research team
• Liaison with trade marketing and sales teams on information and ideas

You will be a highly motivated, dynamic, natural leader with:
• A solid track record in marketing, preferably TV-based but certainly with experience of developing campaigns across platforms and ideally in handling a multiple brand portfolio.
• At least 2 years experience in team management and subsequent ability to demonstrate strong leadership and management skills including coaching and development of individuals.
• A keen understanding of insight and research, with proven experience making clear recommendations based on that information.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Fresh ideas and an enthusiasm for making a difference to our business.

If you have what it takes to join this high-achieving team and relish a challenging and exciting new future, please apply by emailing your CV, current renumeration package, a short assessment of all our on air brands, and a covering letter outlining three reasons why you’re the only person we need to see.

Email to: stacey DOT knowles AT

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