Apple manager would help oversee creation of original music/movie/book content

According to AppleInsider, Apple is looking to hire a manager to help create "original content and live projects" for such online services as Apple Music, iTunes, iBooks, and the App Store, according to a job listing discovered by AppleInsider.

The job listing is for “original content strategy and live projects, US.” Candidates must have seven plus years experience in the entertainment industry managing strategic content campaigns, marketing programs, and experiential live events.

Here’s the job summary: “The opportunity will provide you with a platform to work with leading players within the entertainment industry and work as part of a Global team focusing on International markets.  Your core responsibilities will be to devise, develop and project manage a diverse and multi faceted original content and live projects program for Apple Music,  iTunes and the App Store focusing on key content types - Music, Radio, TV & Movies & Books. You will be required to strategically develop, build and execute projects to support marketing and iTunes content initiatives, working with cross functional marketing and content teams to deliver high quality and innovative outcomes.

“This role is a fantastic and challenging opportunity for an individual with a senior level entertainment and media background with a proven track record in delivering content driven projects for brands/media outlets.  A great opportunity for a senior executive level producer of live events and original content with a strong network and history of working within the artist, media and entertainment communities. In addition to this, the ideal candidate will have a strong event and content operations/creation background with excellent project management experience. 

“A history of conceptualizing and building branded content stories and series. Previous experience in a strategic entertainment marketing agency, management company, production/touring company, record label or talent agency would be preferred. The ideal candidate would have a varied career history gaining experience and knowledge of all areas of the entertainment industry.”