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Content Editor

  • Marketing and PR, Advertising and Creative Media Jobs

Description

  • Holding ultimate responsibility for the maintenance of quality and consistency across all content produced on your accounts
  • Reviewing and editing content to ensure our output meets quality requirements. Honing existing content, highlighting areas for improvement and ensuring it fulfils its purpose
  • Briefing in work to writers and playing an active role in their development
  • Auditing existing clients’ content and offering recommendations that will drive performance
  • Working closely with the wider Earned Marketing Comms team and external teams, encouraging communication & collaboration
  • Working closely with teams around the business, including PR, SEO, Client Services and the Design and Development teams
  • Building client relationships, attending client meetings and calls
  • Regularly reviewing our content to measure how it’s performing and taking learnings from this to develop and improve its performance in the future
  • Supporting senior team members as well as the Solutions team on new business requirements and strategic content recommendations
  • Leading ideation sessions and developing content ideas where required
  • Developing and supporting more junior team members to help develop their writing skills
  • Researching and understanding the brands you work on and highlighting opportunities for further work (upsells and cross-sells)
  • Monitoring content trends and relevant industry news and sharing this with the wider team

Specific Requirements

  • Ideally a minimum of 3 years content experience (where possible, NCTJ trained).
  • Excellent organisational skills – the ability to manage multiple projects and campaigns for brands.
  • Ability to write well for a range of sectors and audiences.
  • Professional proof-reading experience and the ability to evaluate content effectively.
  • A good understanding of the impact of content on user experience.
  • Creativity- the ability to come up without of the box ideas that match the campaign objectives.
  • An innate understanding of commercial value and measuring the success/failure of a project.
  • A flexible individual, comfortable with a dynamic, fast-paced environment and communicating at all levels.
  • A passion for content marketing is essential, as is your willingness to immerse yourself in client campaigns.

Hard Skills

  • Content Creation and Management
  • Advanced language knowledge
  • Advanced writing skills
  • Proofreading and editing skills

Soft Skills

  • Adaptability
  • Time management
  • Flexible
  • Organized
  • Creative