Editorial and Commissioning Executive
Full Time Job
Is this the role for you?
This role will be senior editorial lead for BET brand in the UK coordinating original content originated for BET UK and execution of BET Global content on all International platforms.
What will you be doing?
• Be the lead editorial steer for the BET brand in the UK – galvanising activity across all platforms.
• Represent the UK voice within the wider BET International council.
• Responsible for developing, sourcing and leading all aspects of original content to work for BET UK and BET International
• Developing new future BET UK campaigns
• Improving D&I across the business, both on and off screen by implementing current policies (existing productions, onscreen talent, and promotion opportunity project)
• Leading all aspects of the planning and communication of BET content on all platforms with the UK – executing across respective functional teams.
• Communicate and manage through the Marketing, Creative, Comms and Social execution needs for the UK with respective teams.
• Lead all aspects of internal BET internal stakeholder board meetings, editorial brainstorms to initiate ideas with a clear framework of targets set by the business.
• Seek opportunity to further the BET brand in the UK working to grow 3rd party partnerships and content opportunity.
• Manage any queries related to Ops from Compliance, VOD Ops teams to ensure BET content meets local platforms lead-times – elevating to BET International as required.
• Ensure BET brand and internal staff voice is nurtured in line with business goals.
• Deliver the UK and International business D&I initiatives for BET UK in line with wider UK business goals.
What are we looking for?
• Proven Commissioning exec experience across long form linear, and digital/social first short and mid form experience.
• Self starter – able to lead and drive BET global ambitions in the UK
We offer an inclusive environment where you can really be yourself and find your niche. You'll get to work alongside streaming platforms you can be proud of, with content that touches millions of lives. Plus, you can learn about the things we're doing to make the industry more sustainable, and enjoy lots of perks:
• A monthly streaming fund
• All the health and financial benefits you'd expect, and some you wouldn't
• Flexibility to own the way you work
• Mental health activities and support
• All manner of BBQs, socials and events
What are you waiting for? Put in your application!
Our values are intertwined and work together to drive the business outcomes we seek, and once combined we believe these will power our company forward.
Optimism & Determination
• We share a positive belief that we can navigate and thrive in the landscape ahead
Inclusivity & Collaboration
• We Embrace new and diverse voices, act with care and work together to capture opportunities and manager through challenges
Agility & Adaptability
• We think entrepreneurially, are resilient in change and move quickly to anticipate and create what's next