Head of Content Management

San Francisco, CA

Head of Content Management 

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Opportunity: 

Twitter is seeking an exceptional and visionary product & content strategist to serve as a key executive in the Content Partnership Organization. This is an exciting opportunity for an executive with strong business acumen and a deep grounding in product management to collaborate with product leaders across Twitter to represent the needs of the Content Partnerships organization. Our content and distribution products/services are used by partners to help people stay informed about what matters, and help people and companies inform others about what matters.

With a robust experience set building and transforming consumer content experiences that resonate with users across all platforms, and with a heavy focus on video-led content experiences, the Head of Content Management will be a tried and proven product expert. They will bring to bear content product technical knowledge coupled with a deep understanding of the content and media landscape that continues to evolve as reaching target audiences for maximum engagement becomes increasingly harder.

Against the backdrop of a fast-paced, innovative and increasingly complex and competitive digital marketplace, this leader will be able to develop data-driven content product strategies, partnering with key internal constituents to articulate and execute plans of action leveraging innovative digital solutions to evolve the content product roadmap.

The ideal candidate is a strategic thinker and charismatic leader, who understands market demands, methods for monetization, technology trends, and the competitive field. They will bring a combination of business leadership, strategic thinking, analytical problem solving, deep product knowledge, and a broad experience set in/around the content and media landscape in order to effectively lead by influence. 

Reporting directly to the Global VP & Head of Content Partnerships at Twitter, this role will be based in San Francisco, and will be held accountable for driving forward Content Partnerships’ product roadmap and strategies/needs by collaborating with all the right internal teams to make a significant impact on our content product efficacy and offerings.

 

What you’ll do:

  • Influence Content Product Strategy
  • Trusted partner to product leadership, representing Global Content Partnerships (GCP)
  • Key leader and liaison between the Product and GCP organizations
  • Collaborate with stakeholders, leveraging deep content, video, and media industry background/experience
  • Collect, evaluate, and prioritize product requests from GCP organization
  • Ensure that GCP’s objectives and key results are aligned with Product objectives
  • Partner with Publisher Products team to streamline communications between the Product team and GCP
  • Work closely with Product Specialists to ensure GCP business needs are understood and prioritized by product/engineering leadership 
  • Work closely with GCP customers/partners to understand their needs and anticipate market developments
  • Benchmark the industry competitive environment and best practices.

Be a Product Expert

  • Ensure that product features are broadly understood and adopted across the global 
  • Accountable for create a strategy for production adoption and working with GCP Leads and Partner Managers to get new Twitter product features and products adopted by our Content Partners
  • Partnerships team and incorporated into any go-to-market plans
  • Educate GCP organization and client partners on upcoming product changes and how they are expected to affect our business
  • Explain the potential business impact of product decisions to product leadership team
  • Build use cases for GCP product asks 
  • Act as the content product industry expert to ensure we stay abreast of new/emerging trends in the space  

Drive Cross-Functional Alignment: 

  • Lead cross-functional collaboration with, Curation team, Publisher Products team, etc. to execute on content initiatives 
  • Own and lead partnership with the Content Ops team to ensure all live broadcasts are scheduled and executed as planned
  • Own reporting and measurement of live broadcasts 
  • Own processes and procedures for Live Video executions -- including insights and key learnings around Live Video efficacy on Twitter 
  • Point of contact for cross-functional teams to ensure live deals are executed properly (i.e. legal, finance, communications, marketing, technical program management, others) 
  • Partner with the GCP Operations team to ensure Live Video Program management is supported by the global operations team

Who you are:

  • Roll up your sleeves, “get it done” attitude
  • Excited by ambiguity, ambitious, reliable, commercially-minded and comfortable working across multiple external partners and internal teams to build strong and successful relationships
  • Passion and knowledge of Twitter, the media industry and the changing content landscape
  • Proven ability to lead as the hub of the wheel on intensive cross functional coordination in both deal processes and more significant executing priorities and plans
  • Creative thinker that can solve complex problems 
  • Critical thinker and extremely analytical with a love of data analysis

Skills and Experience:

  • BS or BA, with MBA/JD or equivalent preferred
  • 10+ years experience in content (ideally video) and/or digital product  
  • Experience working with new media /web products/video and digital television strongly preferred
  • Exceptional understanding of Twitter and social media’s impact on brands/publishers
  • A mix of sales and product marketing experience
  • Experience developing working relationships at all levels of management -- externally and internally
  • Ability to translate complexity into action plan and communications
  • Ability to communicate effectively and persuasively, in person and in writing, to many different audiences, ranging from executives to talent
  • Knowledge of online video market and industry preferred


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Hiring Process

Step 1

After you apply, a recruiter may reach out to you for an introductory call.

Step 2

If your background is a match for the role, you may phone interview with 1-2 people.

Step 3

If you continue through the process, you will come onsite 1-2 times to interview with a total of 5-10 people.

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