Assistant Content Director

  • Company:
    New Zealand Herald
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    7 hours ago
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New Zealand Media & Entertainment is NZ’s premier integrated media company, with a portfolio of market leading newspaper, radio, digital, events and experiential platforms that connect with 3.1million Kiwis every week. With iconic brands such as the NZ Herald, ZM, ZB, The Hits and whether reading, listening, watching or engaging with our brands they can get the content they want, from us – where and when they want it.Here is an amazing opportunity for an Assistant Content Director to join our Auckland team in the ever popular The Hits Network! Success in this role will come from a combination of operational and people coaching skills – starting with being focused and positive in a fast moving and ever-changing environment, taking ownership, viewing problems as opportunities and a will to be better than great! It’ll help if you’re fun and friendly too!The role is approximately 50% operations and 50% coaching. You will work hand in hand with the Content Director and Brand Manager in an exciting role where you will be exposed to all senior decisions, strategies, planning, and will be treated a senior player in the The Hits decision making environment, therefore applicants need to demonstrate the maturity that comes with that brief.In return you’ll be working with a team who know how to make great radio! NZME has an environment fostering development, engagement, collaboration and diversity. We live and breathe our values to be curious, connected and confident and are on the fast track to achieving our goal of being the home of the best talent in NZ. On top of this we’re based in state of the art buildings in central Auckland with an onsite barista and fabulous indoor and outdoor spaces.Key Responsibilities include: · Supporting the Content Director and overseeing day to day operations of The Hits brand · Coaching and aircheck sessions with on-air staff · Assist in delivery of The Hits digital audio and digital content strategy · Working with an awesome team and making great radio! The successful candidate will have: · A strong understanding of the lifestyle and interests of The Hits audience · The ability to coach, manage and develop on-air and off-air talent · A strong understanding of social media and digital content · Exceptional organisational, communication and leadership skills · Brilliant attention to detail and time management. · A team player with a fun positive attitude · A passion for pop culture and hit variety musicSo join our team and apply now! Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand.