Director (f/m/d) Augmented Reality News - #112473

Axel Springer

Date: Jun 24, 2022
Stadt: Niederschönhausen, BE
Vertragstyp: Ganztags
Axel Springer

  • Berlin

  • Experienced Hire

  • Full Time

We are looking for a project lead with a journalistic background and managerial experience who is enthusiastic about innovative Snap and AR products and about sharing their knowledge with others. Apply now and help us to future-proof independent journalism.

Find more about our work at the FreeTech here:

Become a

Project lead for our new Snapchat partnership

  • you drive our Snap x Freetech partnership which focusses on creating new ways of making journalism more personal, relevant and compelling for younger audiences by creating innovative effects, filters (including XR), storytelling capabilities and use cases

  • you focus on empowering the adoption of Snap and of AR through training, upskilling & thought leadership formats within Axel Springer and beyond

  • you are sharing your knowledge with both emerging talent and experienced editors

  • With curiosity and strong motivation, you are commited to spearhead exploration of future of storytelling opportunities in journalism

  • you work closely with internal stakeholders and the broader news industry ecosystem

You are a

experienced video journalist, who brings in management experience and enjoys leading innovative projects for younger audiences

  • you have a strong background in video journalism and storytelling

  • you have leadership experience and track-record in a news environment

  • In addition, you have demonstrated experience in developing compelling and innovative video content on different platforms

  • you are able to plan, manage and communicate and coordinate with internal and external stakeholders and experts

  • you show a strong ability to monitor success metrics and deliver on predefined milestones and deliverables in a structured manner

  • you are able to share knowledge, inspire others and create excitement around the opportunities presented by immersive technologies like AR

  • Ideally you have worked in the video innovation space, for example in AR, and have journalistic experience with Snap products

  • your German and English skills are excellent (in spoken and written language)

Benefit from a

chance of boosting your personal development with seminars, workshops, various conferences and talks

  • We are offering you a hybrid remote and onsite position

  • your personal growth is important to us: We offer trainings and learning lunches, tech conferences, a budget for workshops and much more to expand your knowledge and your skills

  • free choice: 30 days of vacation + 3,50€ lunch subsidy OR free lunch in our on-site restaurant every day + 28 vacation days

  • an attractive salary package fitting your position and qualifications, as well as all the other conditions that make successful work possible (e.g. office dogs)

  • remarkable and modern office in the heart of Berlin with fantastic employee restaurants and the coolest roof top terrace in Berlin

  • this position is available full-time for two years with the possibility of a permanent role

Getting curious? Check out what we are doing on GitHub or check out our Techblog.

Apply now!

Axel Springer SE is a media and technology company with numerous successful journalistic offerings as well as marketing and classifieds portals. We are active in Germany and worldwide in more than 40 countries. Together we follow one goal: We empower free decisions. Because by providing independently researched information Axel Springer enables people to make free decisions for their lives. We want to become the world leader both in digital journalism and digital classifieds through accelerated growth. We are looking for new colleagues who want to actively shape the future of media with their own ideas. And who believe that independent journalism holds both an important responsibility in the digital world and has a bright future.

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Diversity is an essential part of our corporate culture! We are looking forward to receiving all applications regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion, ideology, disability, age, sexual orientation and identity.

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Contact person for this position (reference number REF982Z) is Ipek Aldemir #LI-IA1

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