Jobs / Digital
This is a rare opportunity to head up the digital department for Monocle. Based at the businesses’ HQ in London’s Marylebone, we are looking for a highly motivated, creative and technically minded Senior level person with excellent management and personal skills. This role will report to the editor and publishing director of Monocle.
You will oversee a team that has recently worked on the relaunch of our site, monocle.com. We are now extending the ambitions of monocle.com both commercially and editorially and need someone who can work with great accuracy but also the speed needed in a busy, ambitious environment.
You will also help develop our key business areas – advertising, editorial and e-commerce – devise new revenue streams for the business, manage and analyse the site/apps traffic and interpret these figures to help make commercial decisions. You’ll identify on-brand solutions to grow traffic at monocle.com, create advertising proposals for the commercial team and help present these to clients and agencies. You’ll also work with the advertising team to develop new and relevant advertising/sponsorship opportunities and help the editorial team bring the brand to life on the site. We need someone who cares about everything from retail to news.
Skills-wise, you’ll need to demonstrate entrepreneurial and commercial experience, technical understanding and knowledge of how to manage tasks successfully to meet deadlines. You’ll know how to get the best out of people, understand the time-critical needs of a publishing and digital delivery business and demonstrate a problem-solving mindset.