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Head of Promo & Digital Strategy

  • Employee status: Permanent
  • Closing date: 14-12-2018
  • Reference number: 43609
We’re Sky, Europe’s biggest entertainment brand. Think top-quality shows. Breaking news. Innovative tech. Must-have products. Careers here mean the freedom and support you need to make an impact – pushing boundaries, creating solutions, hitting targets. And as part of our close-knit team, you’ll enjoy plenty of benefits. Plus, experiences you’ll only find at Sky.

“This is an opportunity to transform the way our customers engage with content by presenting them with the most relevant content choices at the right time.  In this role you’ll be driving the strategy behind what content is displayed to our customers on our UI’s; Sky+, SkyQ & Sky Go and through on-air promotion and email communications” ~ Content Engagement Director   

The Perks 
As part of the Sky family, you’ll enjoy either: Sky Q (requires a one-off installation payment) or a NOW TV premium package, as well as a generous pension and private health care. You’ll also have access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that’s not enough, our award-winning Osterley campus boasts six subsidised restaurants, a cinema, gym, and much more.

To find out more about working with us, search #LifeatSky on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram. 
You will: 
Use the power of data to optimise targeted communication channels and combine it with excellent execution that is underpinned by compelling content marketing & editorial. You will have responsibility for driving the strategy for Sky’s entire on-air promotional inventory across TV, Sky Go and On Demand is used to support content.  This is a transformation opportunity, as we seek to increase customer comms impact and drive content engagement through an omni-channel and customer-centric approach to content recommendations.  

Develop a cross-channel strategy to drive content engagement KPI’s
Set out a content engagement strategy for promo and email that links back to the overarching content engagement KPI’s
Bring fresh and bold ideas to ensure this strategy is innovative and future-facing 
Work collaboratively with the Heads of Merchandising, Content Engagement Strategy, Data Intelligence, Customer retention and Decisioning, and make an influential contribution to the establishing of a cross-channel customer targeting strategy 
Work with the Content Engagement Head of Strategy and insight team to establish a clear measurement model for promo and email comms that links back to KPI’s 

Put data at the heart of content engagement 
Determine data & analytical requirements for promo & email channels
Provide direction to the data, insight and capability heads to optimise targeting and performance 

Executional excellence in channel
Ensure promo & email channels support our customer targeting strategy by reaching the right audiences with the right content. 
Work with promo delivery team (within content) and email delivery team (within commercial) 
Identify future technology capabilities & data improvements required to accelerate performance

You’ll have:
Experience in developing and delivering data-driven customer engagement strategies, through TV or digital media channels 
Excellent strategic communication and analytical skills 
Is a strong team leader who is also able to engage, listen and collaborate with multiple internal departments to deliver cross-team solutions 
Is excited by technology and will seek to maximise the opportunities it presents
Experience in managing the demands of multiple stakeholders 
Has a passion for delivering customer value, and for Television 
A passion for continuous learning and development 

So, what are you waiting for? Apply now for a chance to forge your own career path and be brilliant as part of a bright, talented team. 

Just so you know: if your application is successful, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your criminal record check.

We’re happy to discuss flexible working. 

It’s our people that make Sky Europe’s leading entertainment company. That’s why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.

If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.

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