Head - Digital Media (Manipal Location)

Manipal technologies limited
  • Mangalore
  • Confidential
  • 6-11 years
  • 29 Jan 2016

  • Senior Management-Marketing

  • Entertainment/ Media/ Publishing
Job Description

Purpose of Job:

The role will have P&L responsibility for the existing digital media businesses of Manipal Media and will have the responsibility to conceive, launch and manage new media businesses by not only leveraging but also by expanding the scope of the current media businesses of the Group.

Roles and Responsibilities :

Selected candidate will have complete charge of the current digital media business of The Manipal Group and shall engage in launch of new media business projects.

Selected candidate will study the market, customer, competition and regulatory environment for new business launch in digital media and will be responsible not only to deliver high quality Business Plan but also to implement the business plan by working closely with internal and external stakeholders.

Selected candidate will evaluate the new business lines using the Strategy frameworks for new business evaluation and ensure that the new products / services are in line with the overall Media Business & Group Strategy.

Work closely with the Editorial, Scheduling, Finance, IT, Legal, HR, Solutions, Product Development and R&D teams of the Group companies right from the stage of conceptualization of the business idea to actual implementation of the business plan till BAU stage.

Work on revamping & improving current properties on a constant basis. Building capabilities in the team. Creating new sub products and innovations on current digital properties.

Responsible for Quarterly, half-yearly, annual planning and execution. Job will include meeting clients/agencies with Marketing team to sell concepts on digital properties

Key Result Area:

Overall responsibility of the Digital Media business, successful launch of new businesses, developing Business Plans, Market Intelligence reports

Functional Responsibilities :

Candidate should have experience working in new business launch projects in media. Should have ability to assess financial, marketing and operational aspects of new business ideas

Negotiations, marketing, editorial, and passion for technology


Good interpersonal & communication skills

Leadership, innovation & creativity, planning, managing stakeholders/partners

Competencies/Skill sets for this job

Marketing Digital Media Product Development Market Intelligence

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