Shorts Trends Manager

Central London Office
Job Terms:
£33-£38 / h (PAYE)
Start date:
May 2022
Posted By:
Denisa Honciuc
13th of January 2023.

Job Description:

Aquent is seeking an enthusiastic and collaborative Shorts Trends Manager to join our client's inclusive and friendly team in London. This shorts trends management role is a contract position with a duration until the 13th of January 2023. It offers an excellent hourly rate of £33-£38 and the chance to be part of a welcoming and diverse workplace culture.

As a flexible Shorts Trends Manager, you'll have the opportunity to shape and improve the understanding of the company, viral internet culture, trending music, memes and short-form video content. You will manage efforts around popular trends, channels and videos and develop programming strategies with a focus on short-form videos and hashtags.


In your first few weeks in this Shorts Trends Manager role, you can expect to:

 Manage a global programming coordination effort, reviewing and organising popular videos and trends each day while considering complex policies and considerations
 Assess and make decisions about the appropriateness of different content for various audiences and provide an expert view on cultural sensitivities
 Be an expert on the latest memes, hit songs, and content trends, daily tracking breakout hashtags and creators
 Leverage data to analyse the audience, encourage programme strategies and support marketing and communication initiatives with culture and trends research

To apply for this shorts trends management job, you will need a BA or BS degree or 4 years of relevant work experience in lieu of a degree. You will also require 5+ years of professional experience telling stories related to web content, pop culture, music or news, preferably for a medium to large editorial brand or platform. In addition, you should have the ability to speak and write in English fluently and idiomatically and a passion for the web video ecosystem and short-form content/memes. Experience in content curation and generating data and statistical analyses is also desired.

In return for your passion, collaborative approach and commitment, you will receive a generous contract hourly rate of £33-£38, joining a friendly and inclusive culture.

If this Shorts Trends Manager job in London interests and inspires you, please get in touch with Aquent today.

Client Description:

Our Client is a multinational technology company, specialising in Internet-related services and products; including online advertising technologies, search engine, cloud computing, software, and hardware. The atmosphere is relaxed with a diverse and innovative culture. Opportunities for growth and progression and networking with like-minded people across the business and beyond.

Aquent is dedicated to improving inclusivity & is proudly an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applications from under-represented groups & are committed to providing support to applicants with disabilities. We aim to provide reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, to those with a medical condition, disability or neurodivergence.