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Planning Coordinator - Box Plus Network
Box Plus’ Planning Coordinator is responsible for creating content schedules for the Box Plus Network’s portfolio of channels. 

THE BOX PLUS NETWORK


Box Plus is the UK’s biggest music video network. We run a portfolio of music TV channels; Box Upfront, The Box, Box Hits, 4Music, Kiss, Magic and Kerrang! Alongside a suite of digital products; Box Plus (website and app) and Bebox. 


We have a limited, but growing International distribution network and have an in-house production team that directly creates content for our channels and network of digital platforms (incl. social media and syndicated).


Job Summary


At Box Plus, we have an abundance of musical, production and content expertise. 


We actively embrace new emerging platforms and new content types that are consumed by our youth audience to remain ahead of the curve. 


Box Plus’ Planning Coordinator is responsible for creating content schedules for the Box Plus Network’s portfolio of channels. 


They will support content management and placement, helping to ensure that the network’s output keeps pace with our audience and that our schedules are both accurate and compelling.
 
Key Responsibilities


The Planning Coordinator:

  • Assists in the planning of the content schedules for the portfolio up to 3 months in advance and provides cover to other schedulers.
  • Manages tactical schedule changes and communicates them to all relevant teams/stakeholders.
  • Engages fully in channel performance reviews and helps plan ways to increase audience engagement/ratings within the output.
  • Leads communication of all scheduling information to key stakeholders (i.e. TX Info, EPG, Marketing, Listings)
  • Assists with stock management, programming information and liaises with internal and external suppliers on delivery.
  • Loves music and pop culture and knows the audience demo, what they like and the current trends in the youth market.
 
Essential Experience & Skills:

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-channel or platform content scheduling environment.
  • Understanding of key audience metrics with the ability to translate that into building competitive schedules.
  • A naturally curious mind without any fear of trying new technologies, software and methods to create and aggregate content.


Please CLICK HERE to see this role on our own website, and apply.

Closing date: 31st May 2017.