Content and Development Manager

Publicis Media
Wood Lane, London
Closing date
15 Dec 2023

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Content Management, Digital, Partnerships & Affiliate
Business Type
Board / C-Suite
Contract Type

Job Details

We're looking for someone to join us on a 12 month maternity cover contract in the role of Content and Development Manager. You'll join a growing content marketing service in Publicis Content, and will play a key role in the team's growth over the next few months.

Reporting into a Content Director, you will lead multiple projects across a range of clients and sectors in both the UK and globally. You will be responsible for the day-to-day pitching and management of projects, conceiving innovative solutions for both existing clients and new business opportunities. You will also build strong relationships with partners to deliver first-to-market opportunities, and work collaboratively with our clients’ partner agencies, agency internal teams to deliver best-in-class creative solutions which consistently exceed client goals.

What will I be doing?

In this role, you will be responsible for the end-to-end management, pitching and education of our innovative and bespoke native advertising solution to stakeholders both internally and externally.

You'll also:
  • Collaborate with agency planning leads to identify revenue growth by integrating creative and content services within partnership solutions and new business opportunities
  • Problem solve and project manage at a senior level to deliver innovation solutions across a range of clients
  • Deliver strategic responses to briefs by providing solutions to client challenges which meet their business goals
  • Ideate original content for our clients alongside the editorial team, always ensuring the highest quality of execution


Who are we looking for?

To be successful in this role, you’ll need to demonstrate a proven track record in pitching and selling content marketing solutions, excellent written and verbal communication skills, and strong attention to detail. You should have a creative mindset and experience in project management. This is a growing team looking for someone with enthusiasm to help deliver award-winning campaigns.

You'll also have:
  • An effective, persuasive presentation style that is media-friendly, with flawless spelling and punctuation in written proposals
  • A good understanding of the media and native advertising landscape, with a passion for emerging technology and trends
  • A team player mentality with good interpersonal skills and a genuine interest in the theory and practice of content marketing

It would be brilliant if you could bring prior experience of building in-house product offerings, planning product roadmaps and growing these products organically.
Additional Information

Publicis Groupe operates a hybrid working pattern with employees being office-based on Mondays and two other days during the working week.

If you have any adjustment needs arising from a disability or medical condition to fully participate in the recruitment process, please discuss this with the recruiter who contacts you.



Harnessing the power of the modern media landscape to drive one-to-one consumer engagement at scale, Publicis Media creates value for clients through global media agency brands and scaled capabilities across investment, strategy, insights and analytics, data and technology, commerce, performance marketing and content.


Publicis Groupe UK is a marketing and digital transformation business made up of 5,000 talented and versatile people with expertise in media, creative, influence, technology and data, working across 21 agencies.

Publicis Groupe UK creative agencies include Saatchi & Saatchi, BBH, Digitas, Leo Burnett and Publicis•Poke. Also, within the stable are PR agencies MSL and Kekst CNC and sustainability consultancy, Salterbaxter. Publicis Media is home to Zenith, Starcom and Spark Foundry as well as specialist practices PMX, Performics, Publicis Sport & Entertainment and Publicis Content, providing expertise across media strategy, investment, data and technology.

Langland, Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness and Digitas Health serve clients across health and wellness, science and medicine. They combine expertise across advertising and branding, clinical trial experience, data and analytics, technology, medical strategy and education and public relations and policy.

At the core of Publicis Groupe’s data and technology offering sits Epsilon which provides personalisation at scale through CORE-ID, its proprietary data tech platform.

Publicis Sapient is the business transformation arm of Publicis Groupe, marrying technology, data sciences and business consulting with engineering and creativity, it helps clients transform digitally.

Publicis Groupe UK clients include BT, McDonald’s, ASDA, Tesco, L’Oreal, P&G, Kellogg’s, VW UK, Reckitts Benckiser, Samsung and Disney among others, encompassing six of the UK’s top 10 advertisers.

Annette King is CEO of Publicis Groupe UK. Employees share a common purpose, consistent ways of working and a financial structure that encourages collaboration.

In 2015 Publicis Groupe introduced the Power of One. Simplifying the traditional agency structure, the model removes silos between agencies and disciplines to put clients’ needs at the heart of the structure.

Publicis Groupe UK has offices in Chancery Lane, Television Centre in White City, Baker Street, Turnmills in Farringdon, Windsor, Teddington and Dublin, and people based in Edinburgh. Publicis Groupe has a presence in more than 100 countries and employs nearly 84,000 people worldwide.

As part of our dedication to create an inclusive and diverse workforce, Publicis Groupe UK is committed to equal access to opportunity for people without regard to race, age, sex, disability, neurodiversity, sexual orientation, gender identity or religion. We are committed to providing reasonable adjustments for candidates with disabilities in our application process.

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