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Marketing & Launch Strategy Lead

Do you love podcasts? Message Heard is looking for a creative and energetic candidate who’s eager to launch and grow an amazing new business, fast! Is this you?

About Message Heard

Message Heard is a podcast company with a twist. On our editorial side we focus on proactive journalism, innovative storytelling and breaking the status quo when it comes to show formats and ideas. We passionately believe that podcasting is the most engaging way of exploring the world around us.

On our commercial side, Message Heard Creates, we work with companies to change the stagnant world of corporate communication. We use podcasting as a tool for brands and businesses to own the interesting stories in their industry.

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Job Description

You’ll have ownership over Message Heard’s marketing and its audience; from copywriting, to social media and PR for both sides of Message Heard and you’ll also lead the launch of the editorial side of the business.

We’re looking for someone who is motivated and lively; someone who’s curious and impatient to work out what’s going to work for Message Heard; someone who is determined to prove that they can deliver everything from a great big audience for our editorial podcasts to a queue of corporates looking for a fresh way to tell their stories.

The right person will have/be:

  • A love for podcasts

  • A creative, curious and independent thinker

  • A start-up kind of a person - likes working at pace, naturally energetic, solves problems rather than looks at them from a safe distance

  • A great communicator – people engage with you, whether on social media or in person

  • Self teaching - A background in marketing not essential, but you have to have a willingness to identify gaps in your knowledge and work on learning new skills.

Would be great if you also had experience in (this is not essential!):

  • Journalism(qualification or professional)

  • Marketing

    • Social media

    • PR

    • SEO optimisation

    • Google Analytics & Adwords

    • CRM etc

What’s on offer:

  • A competitive pro rata base salary between £22k - £27k (dependent on experience)

  • A contract for 3 – 4 months with scope to join full time and have your role grow as the company grows

  • A fast-track career in a fun and rapidly growing start-up

  • A chance to truly make your mark in an ever growing and disruptive industry

  • Ongoing training, personal development and coaching from senior team members


  • London (Shoreditch)

  • Start date: ASAP


Please send your CV and a (max.) 300-word pitch on why you would be a great candidate for our team to