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London - Central




Custom Content Production Manager
We are looking for a custom content Production Manager to oversee the process of creating sponsored content for Ziff Davis’ portfolio of brands in the UK, including IGN, Mashable, AskMen, and PCMag.

Role responsibilities:

  • Brainstorming fun, innovative and interesting content ideas

  • Creating -- and managing the creation of -- content for each platform Ziff Davis has a presence on (site, social media, YouTube etc). This will include working with freelancers where necessary, and writing scripts and articles as needed

  • Working with commercial and editorial leads to decide on the best response to sponsorship briefs and then following the progress of our response to those briefs from brainstorm to publish

  • Liaising with the editorial team to ensure any ideas generated meet the quality expectations of all Ziff Davis products

  • Advising internal and external teams on the feasibility of any given idea and what timelines, budgets etc are needed in order to make something happen

  • Maintenance of UK social media feeds

  • Examining and analysing performance data of content to understand why something was or wasn’t successful and advising on what can be improved next time.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following qualities and experience:

  • Content creation experience

  • Ability to project manage

  • Have a creative mind and a keen eye for detail

  • Ability to set and stick to deadlines

  • Ability to work with multiple teams and understand the different requirements from each

  • Take a proactive approach to their work and keep up to date with industry and technology changes

  • Have a passion for video games, movies and fan culture

  • Experience in digital analytics is preferred; willingness to learn is essential

  • A knowledge of the Ziff Davis portfolio (IGN, Mashable, AskMen, PC Mag) and our audiences.

If you are interested in this position, please email a covering letter, CV and links to your portfolio and/or relevant work online, via grapevinejobs.