Editor-in-Chief (Media)

Executive recruitment consultant Monroe Consulting Group Indonesia is recruiting on behalf of a Leading Multinational Media Company. Our client is seeking for Editor In Chief. This job will be based in Jakarta, Indonesia.

  • Lead the editorial content team in customizing content for digital, print, social media, and events to align with the content philosophy, vertical strategies, community development, and commercial growth requirements.
  • Work closely with the marketing team to ensure that content and creative assets comply with brand standards, maintaining uniformity in style, quality, and tone, all while optimizing content for search and audience engagement across all platforms.
  • Craft a content strategy that supports and extends brand and marketing efforts in both the short and long term.
  • Take the lead in adopting a digital-first approach, enhancing digital products to drive significant audience growth and engagement, thus enabling the commercial team to generate fresh digital revenue.
  • Encourage innovation by actively exploring novel ideas and industry trends. Formulate a strategy for establishing thought leadership and content authority.
  • Manage the planning and processes within the content department, ensuring that deadlines are met with on-brand, high-quality results.
  • Establish a functional content calendar covering a range of content categories, empowering each vertical head to optimize their performance.
  • Supervise the content budget to ensure that expenses stay within the designated budgetary limits.
  • Assist the commercial side of the business by contributing to presentation materials, client pitches, and identifying potential partners (e.g., barter agreements) in coordination with the sales and events team.
  • Collaborate with the Managing Director, Sales, and Events teams to enhance both signature and client events, overseeing areas where editorial expertise is vital, such as invitations, scripting, and content programming.


  • Proficient in content creation, digital growth, and optimizing channels, with expertise in community development.
  • A history of successful roles in esteemed global or regional media brands, boasting a solid reputation and a proven track record as a content leader.
  • Demonstrates a strong connection with influential communities and possesses the ability to represent the Tatler brand while advocating Tatler's core values in the luxury industry. Exceptional skills in presentation, public speaking, and interpersonal communication are paramount.
  • Possesses a deep understanding of the Indonesian market and the preferences of high-net-worth (HNW) audiences.
  • Exhibits a comprehensive grasp of the luxury lifestyle, its key stakeholders, communities, and audiences.
  • A successful history of driving digital transformation and a comprehensive understanding of the digital advertising landscape.
  • Capable of leading and motivating large teams of creative professionals and content creators to attain the company's objectives.
  • Willingness to embrace change and adapt strategies as needed.