Job title: Content Planning Manager
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Broadcast Media, Entertainment & Media Production
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Doha, Qatar
Job published: 13/07/2021
Job ID: 37715

Job Description

We have a fantastic permanent job vacancy available for a highly competent Content Planning Manager with fluent Arabic language skills, to join a major global entertainment & sports broadcaster based in the Middle East, as part of a brand new OTT streaming platform launch. 

As the Content Planning Manager, you will be responsible for driving the planning and strategy for new acquisitions and productions content. You will be working collaboratively with various departments such as acquisitions, marketing and data and analytics to formalise a robust strategy to drive business success.

You will report into the VP and manage a team therefore strong communication and delegation is key to ensure goals are met. Your responsibilities will be to manage the day-to-day content operations within the MENA region, competitive analysis to be at the forefront of latest trends for media, Pay TV and Network industries, ownership of development and tracking grids and preparing materials for meetings.

As Manager, you will also prepare quarterly reviews and reports and present to senior manager. You will be managing multiple projects simultaneously and must have the ability to identify and execute opportunities to drive impactful change.

Candidates must be open to full relocation to the Middle East and have demonstrable experience in a content strategy environment ideally for a subscription based business within the broadcast media, OTT streaming, entertainment, or sports content industry. 

To be considered for this role you must have an analytical mindset and the ability to apply data and insights and have solid leadership and managerial skills. Excellent communication will be required, fluent (business-level) English and Arabic language skills are essential.

This is a once-in-a-lifetime type of opportunity to join a well-established, international market leading entertainment broadcaster and play a vital role in driving the company’s expansion across the MENA region, at an exciting time of growth. 

You will be offered a generous salary and benefits package (which could be tax-free depending on your personal circumstances) and full relocation assistance, including visa sponsorship.

If you feel you have the marketing leadership experience within a subscription business model and you are open to full relocation to the Middle East, please apply now with a copy of your CV for immediate consideration.