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(Senior) Content Development Manager

Your New Role

Content Acquisition – Now TV Team:

  • Responsible for the important role of content acquisition across Now TV and its affiliates’ media services in Hong Kong
  • Heads up a team to manage distribution partners and all aspects of content acquisition and management including research, budget planning, negotiation, contract drafting, viewership tracking, financial analysis and contract database maintenance
  • Manage the development, editorial direction, programming and planning of Now TV’s self-curated Asian content and various linear and subscription on-demand services, as well as a portfolio of local Chinese and international/ Asian entertainment and movie channel services, to ensure that they have strong appeal to customers
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders such as Marketing, Product, Legal, Finance and other business teams to align budgets and forecasts, programming plans, marketing and promotional activities with an objective to drive excellent viewing experience and grow content engagement across all customer touchpoints
  • Monitor industry trends to develop content strategies and business plans for both internal and external stakeholders


To Succeed in this Role

  • University degree required with 8+ years of relevant work experience in the media industry or content acquisition/ distribution fields and with at least 4 years of supervisory experience
  • Experience in negotiations and managing legal agreements
  • Possess strong business acumen and have relevant knowledge of industry trends.
  • Ability to prioritize and work under tight timelines in a fast-paced work environment
  • A team player who is organised and have strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Cantonese/ Mandarin/ English
  • Preferred proficiency in a foreign language such as Japanese/Korean but not a must
  • Candidate with less experience will be considered as Content Development Manager
Ref ID:  43848

Hong Kong, HK, HK

Business Unit:  HKT Home
Full Time/ Part Time:  Full Time
Job Function:  Media
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