Group Audio Director - Publishing

Job Title: Group Audio Director - Publishing
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £competitive
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH58629_1493999056
Contact Name: Cal O'Neill
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 05, 2017 16:44

Job Description

This Major Publisher is looking for a Group Audio Director to develop and deliver commercial strategy which will drive both the audiobook and short-form audio content business forward.

Reporting into the Digital Director, key responsibilities include:

  • Driving the long-term audio strategy
  • Overseeing the delivery of all audiobooks
  • Identifying new content opportunities
  • Identifying and developing next commercial partnerships
  • Managing the audio P&L
  • Developing a podcast programme that delivers regular podcasts in-line with the publishing programme
  • Working with the Marketing team to develop creative ideas on short-form audio opportunities for the authors and books
  • Developing ideas for new platforms to explore and new audiences to reach

With a plethora of production and commercial experience within either commercial radio, audiobooks or digital audio content, the ideal candidate with have a strong track record in delivering commercial goals. You will be a strong leader, highly strategic with great experience of podcast and original content development.

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.