Head of Media Team - Broadcast PR Consultancy

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
Upton £45k + Bonus
Posted
03 Nov 2016
Closes
03 Dec 2016
Discipline
Creative
Business Type
Brand / In-house
Seniority
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

Head of Media Team
£42k - £45k + £3k OTE 
London

We are working with a leading global broadcast specialist, who provides consultancy on international, national and regional campaigns for many organisations; from ambitious start-ups to some of the world's biggest brands. 

They are recruitng for a Head of Media Teamto join their team as soon as posible, you will be leading and coordinating a team of 10 media professionals selling in stories and content. 

As Head of Media Team your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Broadcast advisory writing (based on existing client materials and / or the creative briefing of colleagues) for TV, radio and online interview and content placement 
  • Successful management and coordination of the media team, including leading a morning meeting to assess priorities for the day and mentoring junior members 
  • Consulting with the client team, providing feedback on sell in progress, inputting into brainstorms, sense checking creative ideas and identifying and reacting to breaking news 
  • Monitoring KPIs for each member of the media team, whilst training, mentoring and motivating them to excel 
  • Meeting media (broadcasters and online journalists) to help develop top tier contacts and strengthen existing relationships 
  • Managing media lists to ensure current but also evolving as new targets are identified and secured 
  • Spotting and sharing media trends, from industry news sources and social media 

This is a fantastic role for someone with good story judgement / Journalistic eye and strong writing capabilities – you must be able to digest sometimes complex information and translate into a concise, media friendly releases / advisories that will capture the attention of radio producers, TV bookers and online web editors. 

For more information, APPLY NOW with your CV.