Senior Video Researcher

The ideal candidate will have a great eye for sourcing entertaining and engaging viral content and new trends in their infancy and easily identify original rights holders. You will be required to diligently explain the benefits of CONTENTbible’s services to savvy content creators over the phone, email or social media DMs and exclusively sign creators and their content to build our video library daily to support our content teams’ video needs, as well as CONTENTbible’s wide array of brand, TV and publisher content partners’ content demands.

You will work collaboratively with several departments, including acquisitions, licensing, rights management, social, editorial, Joyride and legal. You should have a passion for all things social video and have experience sourcing and engaging with online communities across platforms. You must have excellent communication skills (both verbal and written), be a tenacious self-starter and have an entrepreneurial mindset and attitude.

Key Responsibilities and what you will be doing

  • You will source, verify and acquire the best content for our library to fast turnarounds.
  • You will process all acquired content to ensure it can be easily surfaced and found by CONTENTbible customers.
  • You will be targeted against performance and all content signed should be high quality, highly sought after and ultimately used by our content teams and licensed by our customers.
  • We are an audience first company, and you will strive to build effective and engaging relationships with our audience and content creators and influencers around the world and ensure creator queries are replied to within set time frames.
  • Carrying out research and identifying videos to meet the licensing team’s briefs.
  • You will report directly to the Head of Licensing and be comfortable providing an overview of conversions, analytics and statistics.

What do you need for this role?

  • Experience within a similar or sales/target driven, research and/or acquisition background.
  • Experience of building effective business and content creator/influencer relationships.
  • Strong communicator over phone and email.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • A target focused approach.
  • Skilled and diligent researcher.
  • Ability to prioritise and develop with the growth of the company.
  • Highly organised and proficient in Microsoft Office suite.
  • Ability to influence and build relationships easily with others.
  • Polite and professional approach and looks to represent the company well at all times.
  • Experience in a similar role and a strong understanding of copyright law and legislation surrounding content acquisition.
  • Managerial experience will be preferred but not required.
  • Basic video editing experience using Adobe Premiere

LADbible Group is an equal opportunities employer. We are determined to create a diverse group at all levels of our company and we welcome all members of the community to apply for openings with us.

As the leading social youth publisher, we have a powerful global platform to better represent our audience and enable those that do not have equal opportunities, to have their voices heard. As a business, we are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce, in an environment where everyone feels comfortable to be themselves. Read our full Diversity and Inclusion Strategy here.


Additional information

  • Remote status

    Hybrid remote

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