Channel Manager

Job Title: Channel Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: Up to £30000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH89456
Contact Name: Lili Daw
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 15, 2021 15:35

Job Description

Channel Manager


We are working with one of the fastest growing next-generation media companies in the UK, in search of a Channel Manager. Responsible for managing channels and social video for over 100 global TV brands, they are looking for someone with extensive channel management experience to work across kid's content.

Key responsibilities:

  • To oversee a group Entertainment channels across YouTube, Facebook, Instagram and TikTok - controlling editorial output across all platforms and ensuring that they continue to grow and expand across all key metrics
  • To manage the workflow of a team of Content Editors within individual channels and on individual platforms
  • To work closely with your Partnership Manager and the Head of Entertainment, to support their wider strategic goals and direction
  • To suggest new channels and platform accounts to develop and launch and conduct analysis of the market trends to back up those launches
  • Ensure that the highest standards of attention to detail are adhered across all channels
  • Own the channel strategy, ensuring that each channel has a strong and consistent voice, subscriber communities are being engaged across multiple platforms using community posts and groups
  • Regular communication with clients, making sure that performance is reflective of the demands and expectations of the client
  • Responsible for creating and maintaining all channel schedules
  • Creating custom Usage Policies for videos in line with distribution client requirements
  • Day-to-day liaison & training of the Content Editors to educate in all relevant channel management tasks

You will have:

  • Proven track record of social channel management in a business environment (managing YouTube channels - content editor experience)
  • Excellent knowledge of social media platforms (YouTube, Facebook, Instagram and TikTok), specifically their use of video and the differences between the platforms
  • Ability to work under pressure, managing multiple tasks, and an interest in taking on additional responsibilities
  • Impeccable spelling and grammar
  • Experience in delegating tasks to other team members
  • An understanding of YouTube/Facebook/Instagram analytics in order to effectively monitor channel progress

If you have experience in managing social media channels then please get in touch!

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.