Head of Content
The Head of Content is responsible for designing, executing, and overseeing the content strategy at a business. Sometimes they may be known as a Content Director or Creative Director.
Designing and implementing a content strategy
Working with a wide range of digital formats
Ensuring the team delivers high-quality content, from concept to delivery
Collaborating with other teams within the business, eg. Marketing
Driving reach, brand reputation, and recevnue using content
Managing the Content team
Expected Skills & Qualifications
Extensive experience working in media - both traditional and new media (eg. social)
Experienced in adapting content strategies
Ability to be innovative and creative
Exceptional editorial skills and experience within a media landscape
Strong leadership skills and proven experience managing a team
Excellent communication skills
Ability to problem-solve creatively
Good planning and organisation skills
The average UK annual salary for a Head of Content is £89,000. This can rise to around £106,000 in London. Head's of Content in the north of England can expect approx. £55,000 - £60,000 per year. Annual bonuses are common for the role, alongside other benefits. (TotalJobs, March 2022)
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