AVP, Editorial Operations

In this role, you will provide the leadership, management, and vision necessary to ensure The ASEAN Post has the right operations and people in place to effectively produce world-class journalism for digital, and emerging platforms.

About the Role

  • Partner with the executive leadership to develop and execute the strategies necessary to grow and evolve TAP’s all editorial platforms.
  • Oversee editorial and branded events , as needed.
  • Refining cross-functional editorial processes within the department and across other departments, always identifying areas for improvement and streamlining.
  • Keeping track of content output and performance.
  • Facilitating an editorial development series and team trainings.
  • Managing editorial administrative needs such as editorial subscriptions, software & tools, user management, contracts, etc.
  • Owning the content team’s budgeting process and one-off tasks as far as setting planning meetings, suggesting solutions, owning and delivering completed documents, and liaising with the finance team on details.
  • Acting as editorial lead for any changes to the CMS, or other management systems.

About You

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience preferred
  • 5+ years’ experience at a senior level managing people, strategy, and hands-on execution.
  • Proven track record of building strong working relationships with colleagues and teams across an organization.
  • Highly organized, extremely detail-oriented, and able to effectively prioritize workload in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
  • Experience with and enthusiasm for quality journalism, digital platforms, news revenue models, and operations is strongly desired.
  • Experience project managing editorial initiatives.
  • Proven expertise and knowledge in the latest digital trends, technology, and best practices for editorial, commerce content etc.

Start Date of Roles: July 2022 to January 2023

Job Category: Editorial
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Kuala Lumpur

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