Head of Commercial Services

09th October 2020

Head of Commercial Services
Salary: Dependent on Experience

Clearcast are looking for Head of Commercial Services to lead our premium services department and provide strategic direction as a member of the Senior Leadership Team.

Clearcast is a TV advertising services company owned by the commercial television broadcasters ITV, Channel 4, Sky and WarnerMedia. We provide pre-clearance of TV commercials to ensure they meet the requirements of the UK Code of Broadcast Advertising and of Video on Demand (VoD) commercials, checking against the UK Code of Non-Broadcast Advertising.

Our additional services extend into areas related to copy clearance to offer an end to end service and make it easier to advertise on TV. These additional services are largely commercial.

The Head of Commercial Services will lead and manage our Clearcast Plus team, made up of dedicated individuals managing our range of paid-for services. The successful candidate will ensure services are fit for purpose, identifying opportunities to improve and expand where appropriate.

Part of our Senior Leadership Team, the role will work on the running and direction of Clearcast. The successful applicant is expected to input on decisions and strategy, including actively participating in Clearcast Board Meetings.

The ideal candidate will have commercial awareness, excellent strategic thinking; leadership and management skills and an understanding of corporate objectives and target setting. Knowledge of advertising industry systems and workflows would be helpful, but an interest in and understanding of advertising technology is essential.

For a more detailed person specification, please read the Job Description below.

Head of Commercial Services Job Description

Clearcast is an equal opportunities employer and we encourage applications from all backgrounds. Personal details are removed from applications before being sent to the interview panel for assessment to allow for a fair process.

This is a fantastic opportunity to lead a dynamic, revenue-driven team and contribute to the leadership of Clearcast at an exciting time in its development.

To apply please email your CV and Covering Letter to hr@clearcast.co.uk by 10am Friday 30th October.