Last Date for Application: 08/11/2019
Overall Job Purpose
Radiotimes. com – the country’s fastest-growing TV and entertainment website, with over 18 million monthly users – is looking for a Video Streaming Correspondent to plan, create and maintain content that will help our users understand the rapidly expanding array of on-demand video services, and choose which is best for them.
The role will also be responsible for creating and maintaining articles recommending the latest and best TV and films available across the on-demand services, and for innovating new content guiding users through the market, as well as considering other opportunities around tech content that could work for the radiotimes. com brand.
They will work with the editing team to help deliver growth for the site in these areas, while maintaining the standards, ethos and tone of radiotimes. com.
The ideal candidate will have strong experience of writing about TV tech for an online brand and will be passionate and knowledgeable about television.
Create and maintain interlinked SEO guides to every on-demand service, ensuring they are always up to date and that any changes are reflected immediately
Create and maintain a comparison article suggesting the best streaming services for different consumers
Innovate other articles helping viewers with guidance about on-demand streaming services
Create and maintain overall and monthly guides to the best TV and films to watch on each on-demand service, and across different genres
Write news stories, comment and analysis about the latest developments, the state of the on-demand streaming landscape and what the future might hold
Build relationships with on-demand providers to ensure you are first to receive news about new developments
Work with the affiliate department to optimise earnings from the content you produce
With editing team, assess and implement further areas of expansion into tech coverage that would suit the radiotimes. com brand.
Knowledge, Experience & Competencies
Experience writing for an online tech review/recommendations brand or similar
Excellent understanding of the different on-demand platforms and services, and the expanding market
A good understanding of, and passion for, the wider tech market
A passion for TV and entertainment, and strong knowledge of on-demand shows
Experience of working with external partners and managing relationships