Savvy Recruitment Ltd City of London, UK
Content Director London Circa £100k Savvy are currently working on a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Content Director to join one of our leading clients! If you have a gift for leading editorial teams and developing juniors, we're looking for you! Our client are a global leading consumer content marketing agency who offer clients a range of services including, research& insights, digital, social, video, print, sales and strategy and planning. This is an integral role for the success of their team and we're looking for someone with at least 10-15 years' experience who can really up skill the team. We are looking for someone who has experience working on a UK British brand who can really understand the consumer demographic of this brand. As the new Content Director you will be sat in a team of 15, responsible for leading a passionate content team, whilst also ensuring the quality control of all content being distributed to the client. It's important you have commercial acumen for this position. Success will be measured on the output of the role, as well as ways of working and team feedback. Objectives of the role: Ensuring highest quality content standards across the portfolio Develop content strategy in line with client objectives and with a focus on ROI Focused on developing our current social and digital offering and providing content innovation To work closely with senior digital content editor in developing proactive digital first campaign ideas and upskilling them in the area of PPC, strategic thinking and social channel innovations Support development strategy on RFO and lead social strategy alongside team Confident using insights and working with strategy and insights team to guide content ideation To ensure metrics and measurement become a more integral part of content creation To translate content talk to 'marketing talk' for our clients and make sure it ladders back to business objectives Works with editorial teams where required to lead and shape the creative outputs and ensure we are delivering a fully-integrated cross-channel solution Recruitment of the best talent and developing new team structures as required Leader of our content teams, providing inspiration, managing and nurturing talent and ensuring development plans are in place Who are we looking for? An energetic and proactive leader Someone from a publisher background, some agency experience could be beneficial Consumer experience Minimum 10-15 years experience Proven experience of leading and developing teams You will be a strategic thinker and social channel expert Have a strong understanding of paid media planning Be commercially minded and someone who enjoys taking ownership If you think that this role sounds like your ideal next step, let's chat! Apply in confidence today for immediate consideration.