Digital Product Executive
Centurycomm Ltd is a media company which focuses on horseracing, greyhounds, football and sports betting.
The company publishes a daily national newspaper and runs multiple websites and mobile products including RACINGPOST.com. It also has an iPad newspaper app and a growing syndication operation as well as two weekly newspapers and a books division.The business employs approximately 280 permanent staff and also hires freelancers and contractors.
The business has invested significantly in the development of digital services for both existing and potential markets.Racing Post is a leading digital publisher with a number of world-class websites, spearheaded by RACINGPOST.com, which includes an online subscription service.
Racing Post has developed award-winning mobile and tablet products which are crucial in extending the appeal of the brand to a new audience. In addition to racing-related products, the company is also expanding its digital product range into sports such as football.
We are currently recruiting for the following position
Digital Product Executive
Location: Canary Wharf, London
Competitive salary and benefits
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Racing Post as a Digital Product Executive. The purpose of this role will be to assist the Head of Web and Tablet with the management of the website and tablet products within our digital portfolio.
The successful candidate will work with the team to maximise revenue.This will include monitoring and growing betting and content revenue generated through the tablet and web products.
As well as working to identify digital product opportunities and improving product features to drive customer acquisition.
You will be required to work closely with our Project Managers, Marketing, Editorial and IT departments, to ensure that products are developed ef ciently and to pre-agreed timescales.
The ideal candidate will have an analytical mindset, with a strong commercial and business focus.They will need excellent organisational skills and the ability to work on a number of projects at one time. An interest in digital, in particular, consumer technology, is essential, along with a creative outlook, exceptional attention to detail and excellent written and verbal communication skills.
As a full-time newly created role, this position will provide significant opportunity for development and will be best suited to someone looking to manage and develop digital products within a fast-paced environment.
Closing date for all applications is 5pm, Friday, March 7, 2014.