Content Manager

Introduction

Eager to help an exciting and innovative business grow?

Burning with passion for the Digital Marketing sector?

Ready to take your career to the next level?

We sound like the perfect match!

We’re on the lookout for a Content Manager to join our expert team based in the heart of Manchester city centre.

You’d be joining a company that’s been around for over 20 years, but is always keeping an eye on the future. We love delivering innovative solutions for our clients and finding new ways to put their message out there with creativity, flair and that little dash of something special that there’s probably a French word for.

Ah yes… Je ne sais quoi!

We don’t just do that for our clients; we do it for our staff too. As a part of the Fast Web family, you’ll be working in a friendly and relaxed environment that rewards creative thinking.

We’re dedicated to helping our people have fun here and continue to develop their professional skills. We offer personal development plans and flexi-time, so you can make your work work for you!

Sound good? Here’s what we need from you!

Key Responsibilities

  • Understanding clients’ target audience / personas to inform strategy
  • Devising and executing content marketing strategies
  • Brainstorming visual and copy ideas with other members of the content and creative team and external parties
  • Creating social media calendars and scheduling them in using tools such as Hootsuite
  • Writing synopses/briefs, content proposals, pitches, blogs and other forms of content
  • Creating monthly and ad-hoc content and social media reporting using analytics tools to gather the information
  • Overseeing the production process and ensuring content is delivered to deadlines
  • Presenting at regular client and/or inter-agency meetings – face to face, by phone or via Skype
  • Liaising with the search department and ensuring SEO recommendations are implemented and/or incorporated into content planning
  • Developing and maintaining client relationships together with Account Managers to grow the accounts
  • Carrying out market and competitor research and analysis to inform/amend strategy
  • Staying up to date with news/trends of industry/ sector the client is in

Experience

  • Fluent in English both spoken & written
  • Experience working with a brand or marketing/digital agency
  • An understanding of content, social media and marketing strategy creation and execution
  • Experience in drafting written communications in various styles
  • Ambitious and self-starter
  • Able to work independently and use creative thinking to solve problems
  • Attention to detail and ability to create content in line with brand guidelines and tone of voice
  • Excellent communicator both with internal and external stakeholders
  • An interest in digital communications and publishing
  • Experience of working within the Wordpress CMS platform
  • An understanding of SEO and how it applies to content planning, structure and publishing

Desirable

  • Knowledge and experience of marketing automation platforms such as Hubspot
  • Experience of planning and/or creating multimedia content, such as video and podcasts

The Package

Fast Web Media has a generous benefits package:

  • 33 days holiday – bank holidays optional
  • Flexible working hours outside of the core office hours; 10am-2pm
  • Relaxed dress code in a friendly, creative atmosphere
  • Gym membership
  • Bike scheme
  • Child care scheme
  • Industry event opportunities
  • Career advancement and training opportunities
  • Social & cultural events

Date Posted: October 3, 2019

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