Keakie

Keakie are a new on-demand streaming platform, changing the way people discover music. They combine both human curation with algorithmic recommendation engines that ensure you're served only the most relevant and highest quality content. 

Keakie host long form audio content which takes shape in the form of podcasts, radio shows and mixes. 

Keakie Shoreditch, London, UK
Sep 02, 2019
Full time
Keakie is a platform that connects all of the world's underground music through DJ led mixes, radio shows and podcasts. Beautiful, sleek, evocative design lies at the heart of Keakie. As the first point of interaction between Keakie and its users, visual presentation is often the difference between a standard use of time and a truly memorable content experience.  This is a role for the type of visual designer, communicator and problem solver who wants to have their hands in several projects at the same time, who can deliver end to end design across media types, screens, formats and technologies, and who can collaborate well both inside and outside their team. This type of candidate is a creative manager by role, but an art director by function. Ideal candidates are passionate about storytelling, with an eye for detail and a blend of creative and technical production skills. You will work closely with the management team, creative producers as well as cross functional producers to design, create and maintain Keakie’s visual presence on social media and across marketing efforts for our channels and partners. We are looking for a world class designer to join the Design team. You will be partnering with the content team, creative producers, artists to create visually stunning and effective artwork for our channels. As a member of our design team, you’ll be one of the architects of our mission and help embed disruptive artistry into the world. Responsibilities Responsible for conceiving, creating and directing inspiring, high quality creative imagery at scale Responsible for maintaining and building upon Keakie’s timeless brand aesthetic Responsible for creating strong brand recognition for individual channels that are distributed on Keakie’s network Needs to work under minimal supervision to package and present designs to the wider management and content teams quickly and beautifully Needs to loop in with management and design the visual elements of Keakie’s marketing campaigns Needs to liaise with management and design the visual elements of Keakie’s offline products, (including merchandise, billboards etc.) Responsible for keeping Keakie’s brand image well positioned at the centre of music, culture and design Requirements 2+ years working within a digital, creative environment (either at an agency or in-house), for an entertainment / media brand Proven ability to create and direct high quality creative pieces Comprehensive portfolio of work Expertise in all aspects of developing creative imagery in a digital, product or user centric space Excellent communication and collaboration skills Self motivated with the ability to work independently Proficiency in delivering strong creative ideas across digital, social, static and print media Passionate about graphic design, typography, photography, motion and illustration Strong cross-platform design capabilities Passionate about Keakie’s brand and preserving it’s creative integrity Background in billboard, film poster, album artwork design preferred
Keakie Shoreditch, London, UK
Aug 30, 2019
Full time
Keakie is a platform that connects all of the world's underground music through DJ led mixes, radio shows and podcasts. Keakie's content teams are responsible for acquiring, developing, producing and distributing compelling packages of content for users around the world. From mixes and radio shows to podcasts and other forms of music discovery, Keakie's content teams work passionately to entertain and inspire audiences all over the world.  Keakie is recruiting for a Manager for Content Acquisition (Latin America), based in London. The Manager will be a key member of the team, responsible for identifying and developing original and syndicated content. The ideal candidate needs to have critical thinking skills that allow for intense attention to detail as well as the ability to find and develop great creative projects in a specific genre. Confidence and exuberance is also important as you will be called upon to lead meetings and give presentations as well as negotiate deals and manage external relationships with key partners. Responsibilities Source, evaluate, develop and produce high quality content that will engage our viewers Track trends and analyse performance for Latin American content and other content categories globally, cultivate relationships and research in local markets in an effort to find new talent, shows and projects Develop a deep understanding of content markets through continuous focus on and knowledge of the competitive and market environment Communicate market trends around the production and distribution of content and new content opportunities to internal and external partners Participate in all aspects of negotiation (financial analysis and forecasting, contract negotiation and templating) Responsible for all aspects of production development, especially in pre-production Full responsibility and accountability for attaining relevant Channels over the course of Y1. You will have to meet and onboard both individual producers/DJs, larger channels and other various labels alongside upcoming student run institutions. Requirements Extensive background in sourcing and developing Latin American content Must have experience and be able to analyse channels and give creative feedback to content providers to increase the value of the shows Must have extensive knowledge of the culture & lifestyle creative community, and have solid relationships with top artists, managers, booking agents, PR agents, promoters, DJs and labels in the community Demonstrated mastery of verbal and written communication skills including the ability to cultivate internal and external relationships Ability to work independently and the flexibility to change direction frequently Ability to manage and process detailed information and processes such as music track listing and channel relationship management while keeping perspective on the bigger picture Demonstrated ability to work cross functionally and thus collaborate across multiple teams Demonstrated love and understanding of audio content in multiple markets
Keakie Shoreditch, London, UK
Aug 30, 2019
Full time
Keakie is a platform that connects all of the world's underground music through DJ led mixes, radio shows and podcasts. Keakie's content teams are responsible for acquiring, developing, producing and distributing compelling packages of content for users around the world. From mixes and radio shows to podcasts and other forms of music discovery, Keakie's content teams work passionately to entertain and inspire audiences all over the world.  Keakie is recruiting for a Manager for Content Acquisition (Asia), based in London. The Manager will be a key member of the team, responsible for identifying and developing original and syndicated content. Confidence and exuberance is also important as you will be called upon to lead meetings and give presentations as well as negotiate deals and manage external relationships with key partners. Responsibilities Source, evaluate, develop and produce high quality content that will engage our viewers Track trends and analyse performance for Asian content and other content categories globally, cultivate relationships and research in local markets in an effort to find new talent, shows and projects Develop a deep understanding of content markets through continuous focus on and knowledge of the competitive and market environment Communicate market trends around the production and distribution of content and new content opportunities to internal and external partners Participate in all aspects of negotiation (financial analysis and forecasting, contract negotiation and templating) Responsible for all aspects of production development, especially in pre-production Full responsibility and accountability for attaining relevant Channels over the course of Y1. You will have to meet and onboard both individual producers/DJs, larger channels and other various labels alongside upcoming student run institutions. Requirements Extensive background in sourcing and developing Asian content Must have experience and be able to analyse channels and give creative feedback to content providers to increase the value of the shows Must have extensive knowledge of the culture & lifestyle creative community, and have solid relationships with top artists, managers, booking agents, PR agents, promoters, DJs and labels in the community Demonstrated mastery of verbal and written communication skills including the ability to cultivate internal and external relationships Ability to work independently and the flexibility to change direction frequently Ability to manage and process detailed information and processes such as music track listing and channel relationship management while keeping perspective on the bigger picture Demonstrated ability to work cross functionally and thus collaborate across multiple teams Demonstrated love and understanding of audio content in multiple markets
Keakie Shoreditch, London, UK
Aug 30, 2019
Full time
Keakie is a platform that connects all of the world's underground music through DJ led mixes, radio shows and podcasts. Keakie's content teams are responsible for acquiring, developing, producing and distributing compelling packages of content for users around the world. From mixes and radio shows to podcasts and other forms of music discovery, Keakie's content teams work passionately to entertain and inspire audiences all over the world.  Keakie is recruiting for a Manager for Content Acquisition (African), based in London. The Manager will be a key member of the team, responsible for identifying and developing original and syndicated content. Confidence and exuberance is also important as you will be called upon to lead meetings and give presentations as well as negotiate deals and manage external relationships with key partners. Responsibilities Source, evaluate, develop and produce high quality content that will engage our viewers Track trends and analyse performance for African content and other content categories globally, cultivate relationships and research in local markets in an effort to find new talent, shows and projects Develop a deep understanding of content markets through continuous focus on and knowledge of the competitive and market environment Communicate market trends around the production and distribution of content and new content opportunities to internal and external partners Participate in all aspects of negotiation (financial analysis and forecasting, contract negotiation and templating) Responsible for all aspects of production development, especially in pre-production Full responsibility and accountability for attaining relevant Channels over the course of Y1. You will have to meet and onboard both individual producers/DJs, larger channels and other various labels alongside upcoming student run institutions. Requirements Extensive background in sourcing and developing African content Must have experience and be able to analyse channels and give creative feedback to content providers to increase the value of the shows Must have extensive knowledge of the culture & lifestyle creative community, and have solid relationships with top artists, managers, booking agents, PR agents, promoters, DJs and labels in the community Demonstrated mastery of verbal and written communication skills including the ability to cultivate internal and external relationships Ability to work independently and the flexibility to change direction frequently Ability to manage and process detailed information and processes such as music track listing and channel relationship management while keeping perspective on the bigger picture Demonstrated ability to work cross functionally and thus collaborate across multiple teams Demonstrated love and understanding of audio content in multiple markets