Content Acquisition Specialist at Storytel Germany!

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Storytel is one of the world’s leading audiobook and ebook streaming services. We offer unlimited listening to consumers in 20+ markets, with several new markets launching this year. Our vision is to make the world a more empathetic place with great stories to be shared and enjoyed by anyone, anywhere, anytime. Storytel, a Swedish company founded in 2005, is both a digital platform provider as well as a comprehensive publishing group. We are now looking for a Content Acquisition Specialist for our German team!


About the roleIn this role you will play an important part in growing and improving our catalogue of audiobooks and ebooks, in order to provide our customers with the best possible content. You will be reporting directly to the German Publishing Manager, but you will also work closely with our international colleagues in the Global Content Team.


Your Responsibilities

  • Strategic and operational expansion of our content catalogue in close coordination with the team  
  • Establishing and expanding our publishing relationships
  • Identification, prioritisation and implementation of publishing partnerships
  • Negotiating licensing and distribution agreements
  • Support the integration and marketing of licensed content
  • Iterative analysis of the success and potential of our partnerships


About you

  • 5+ years of experience in publishing / audio publishing
  • Excellent knowledge of the German book market / audiobook market
  • Existing network in the German publishing industry
  • High level of customer orientation and negotiating skills
  • Great organisational and communication skills
  • Fluent or professional level of English and German, both written and spoken

Furthermore, we believe that you are a team player with an entrepreneurial mindset that likes to think creatively and put your ideas into practice. To thrive in this role, we also believe that you are able to work independently and proactively and take responsibility for your tasks and projects. 


What We Offer

Storytel offers a friendly, entrepreneurial and fast-moving work environment where new ideas and creativity are welcomed. We like doing things in new ways and questioning old methods. The Storytel culture - characterized by being welcoming and helpful - is important to us. We don’t believe in hierarchy and micromanagement, we highly believe in giving responsibility and having people grow alongside it. And we always find time for “fika” (the Swedish concept of sitting down and having a cup of coffee together). If you want to find out more about us and our company, head over to www.storytel.com.

This is a full-time position and you will be working in a beautiful office in Berlin, only a few steps away from Checkpoint Charlie.

Please submit your application in English.

Usually responds within two weeks

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Berlin

10178 Berlin Directions

Workplace

The Storytellers in 4 words?
Friendly, Welcoming, Helpful, Innovative.

Amount of coffee and tea cups per day?
Impossible to know, we like our hot beverages.

Number of orange headphones?
Thousands.

Times we celebrate?
Whenever we have something to celebrate. Which is quite often, we like to celebrate - preferably with cake. 

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