Volleyverse
Country : Philippines
  • Full-time

Chief Editor Philippines

Volleyverse is building a home for the 900 million volleyball fans from around the world. We combine cutting-edge technology with great content to grow the profile of volleyball and to help fans connect with their heroes. Volleyball fans deserve the very best experience possible and we aim to become the ‘ESPN’ for the sport.

Volleyverse Philippines

Filipino volleyball fans are some of the most passionate in the world and the sport has incredible potential in the Philippines, which we intend to help it fulfil.

We have been live just over 2 years, during which we have built an incredible community of more than 2 million passionate fans.

Our objective is to provide comprehensive, interesting and unbiased coverage of all elements of the sport – from the PVL to PSL and from high-school leagues to the national team. We recently raised investment allowing us to develop our content offering in the Philippines and the appointment of an editor to lead this team is the first step in an exciting journey to build a global volleyball destination.

Responsibilities

To join the team now is an amazing opportunity that could change your life – you will be given the freedom to be creative, create the content that you believe in (as long as it traffics well), will be judged on results, not how many hours you work and if you pass our trial period you will be given ownership in the company.

The editor will define the content strategy for Volleyverse in the Philippines and will be responsible for recruiting & leading a local content team to deliver on that strategy.

Responsibilities include:

  • Work with management team to define content strategy to reach business goals
  • Recruit & manage local content team achieve monthly KPIs
  • Deliver quality coverage including the testing of new content formats & platforms
  • Setting & maintaining editorial standards
  • Train and develop staff to fulfil their potential and take on more responsibility
  • Offer insight into the local volleyball market to help define the revenue strategy
  • Build relationships with local leagues, teams, players & brands
  • Act as the ‘face’ of Volleyverse in the Philippines
  • Collaborate regularly with overseas senior management team and other market editors

The role offers the right candidate an amazing opportunity to engage millions of volleyball fans within the Philippines and develop the sport for generations to come. You will have the authority to define your own approach, whilst receiving the support of industry veterans.

Requirements

We are looking for a volleyball-mad digital native who understands how content can be used to engage audiences and build community.

Your experience is important, but your potential, desire and mindset matters even more – we’re looking for someone who can grow into the role and lead the business in the Philippines.

During the application and interview process you should be able to demonstrate:

  • Experience of recruiting & inspiring content teams to deliver to pre-defined KPIs
  • A proven ability to balance strategy and implementation; planning and creativity
  • A genuine passion for Filipino volleyball (prior work experience in volleyball not necessary)
  • A clear understanding of Volleyverse’s business goals – and its potential
  • The confidence to make your own decisions but also take on board feedback
  • The willingness and ability to work & communicate with a global management team

The right candidate will be able to demonstrate a fierce curiosity to explore all avenues to achieve best results possible, and a passion to consistently deliver world-class content.


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