The Week: Media news - Rivals slam BBC overspend

The BBC has been criticised by its commercial rivals after a review by the BBC Trust revealed that the corporation had overspent on its online budget by nearly £36 million last year. The BBC's digital operations cost £110 million, nearly 50 per cent more than the £74 million it had planned to spend.

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1 Job description: Digital marketing executive

Digital marketing executives oversee the online marketing strategy for their organisation. They plan and execute digital (including email) marketing campaigns and design, maintain and supply content for the organisation's website(s).