Content Writer / Journalist

Recruiter
Red Recruitment
Location
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
09 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A financial services provider are looking to recruit their next Content Writer, who has an established presence on social media with a proven track record of running professional/brand accounts to a high standard.

The chosen candidate will be responsible for:

  • Create and deliver compelling targeted content that drives outstanding digital engagement
  • Deliver high quality, thoroughly researched, accurate and well-written digital content
  • Write content that engages and drives digital audiences
  • Source third party content, including blogs, video, audio and pictures
  • Implement the social media strategy
  • Manage and maintain the organisations social media accounts (Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook)
  • To look for editorial opportunities and generate engaging content ideas relevant to our target market
  • To prioritise tasks to meet tight deadlines
  • To fact-check, proof and finish content to a consistently high standard.
  • To represent the Company at UK events and conferences, and to build contacts within the industry through effective networking
  • To manage relationships with PR companies and other industry contacts
  • To work proactively with an experienced team
  • To develop and progress creative ideas for brand expansion with the Head of Digital and Marketing
  • To take on additional responsibilities as and when required, with a view to future progression.

To be considered for this role, you must:

  • Have knowledge of social media and searching tools
  • Have a knowledge of shareable content, audience behaviour and advanced digital storytelling skills using third party tools
  • Have an established presence on social media with a proven track record of running professional/brand accounts to a high standard
  • Have live blogging skills, knowledge of best practice for live coverage and a good understanding and proven track record of what makes a live blog stand out
  • Know how to shoot video, audio and pictures and edit where necessary
  • Demonstrate a variety of ways to tell stories and a portfolio that contains different methods of digital storytelling
  • Be flexible around shifts

Interviews will be taking place ASAP, so please apply today!