Head of Business Insider TV
Editorial | New York, NY | Full Time
Business Insider is looking for a builder and leader to head up an exciting video project at the company.
This person is an entrepreneurial journalist. They love digital video and film. They want to try new things on screen to discover what works and what is sustainable.
This person will help us develop new shows for platforms and help us improve the ones we currently produce, including Business Insider Today, the #1 news program on Facebook Watch. This person will also launch a subscription video product for Business Insider. There will be other experiments that turn into big bets, which this person will help strategize and execute.
The ideal candidate:
-Lives and breathes digital video
-Has 5+ years of experience working in the tv / video space
-Is a storyteller with the ability to take business topics and make them fun, digestible, and lively for video
-Thrives in an experimental and flexible work environment
-Has experience leading and motivating a team of journalists
-Has worked on a daily show and is accustomed to quick turnaround deadlines
-Loves to have their performance measured
Include a brief cover letter explaining why you're the person for the job, along with your resume and 5 links to videos you or your team produced that you're proud of.
Insider Inc. is the publisher of INSIDER, Markets Insider, and 17 international editions of Business Insider, including the flagship NY-based US edition. The company pioneered a digital-native approach to news and information that is social and mobile at its core, for an ambitious and curious global audience that grew up with digital. The company launched in 2007, and in ten years, Business Insider has grown to become the most favorite business news brand in the world, when measured by reach. Insider Inc. reaches a global audience of several hundred million readers and viewers. The company also offers a subscription research service, Business Insider Intelligence (BII), that provides in-depth insight, data, and analysis of digital topics. Every year the company hosts IGNITION, an influential media and technology conference. Insider Inc. is a subsidiary of Axel Springer SE. We are always looking for talented, curious and motivated individuals to join our growing team.