Hey – there’s a revolution going on! A revolution in digital entertainment. Every day millions of people around the world choose to be more thoughtfully entertained, informed and educated by listening to fascinating stories and all forms of fictional and non-fictional content on their smartphones and other mobile devices.
Audible, an Amazon company, is the leading provider of premium digital spoken audio information and entertainment on the internet, offering customers a new way to enhance and enrich their lives every day. Titles downloaded from Audible are compatible with hundreds of mobile devices, including the iPhone and Android smartphones. Audible is also the preeminent provider of spoken-word audio products for Apple’s iTunes® Store.
Based in Berlin, Audible Italy is looking for a Content Program Specialist (m/f), a key position as point of contact among marketing, audio production and publishers to ensure a timely and correct release of all our titles and the effective management of our outstanding audio entertainment catalog. You will be in the front line of our relationship with publishers and internal and external partners to ensure Audible.it has the most exciting content available, every day and on time.
•Manage and structure Audible.it release calendar, deciding the best release date for each title in coordination with the marketing department and publishers.
•Collaborate with marketing team and communication agencies on the promotion plans of the most important titles, coordinating the creation of marketing materials as pictures, photos, backstage, interviews etc.
•Be in contact with studio and audio producers, to ensure a timely delivery of audio files. •Work with Italian publishers advising them on the best strategy to develop their audiobook offer.
•Support the content acquisition team for royalty payments and licensing contracts management.
•Bachelor’s degree in relevant field.
•Solid experience in project coordination in publishing, radio, television or cinema for program planning and promotion.
•Experience in managing relationships with content owners and creators.
•Deep knowledge of copyright law and contractual work in the licensing field.
•Knowledge of royalty payment mechanisms.
•Fluency in Italian and English, both written and spoken.
•Broad understanding of popular culture across all main media types.
•Passionate, structured and reliable self-starter who is able to take over ownership as well as work within a team.
•Ability to operate in a high-energy, high-intensity and rapidly evolving environment.
•German language optional
•Legal know how (esp. European copyright law)
•Content marketing experience
Sounds interesting? If you are looking for a new challenge in an innovative company, where you will have the opportunity to shape and influence the business with the results of your work, where you will be surrounded by an engaged and fun team, Audible is your next stop! Do not hesitate to send us your application with all details together with your cover letter.