Content Manager

Yorkshire and the Humber
11 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
If you can produce great content and have a passion for the outdoors, #FreeYourself from your current role and join us on our mission to get more people active outdoors.

Following strong growth over the last 3 years and completion of the prestigious Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses programme in 2017, we are about to embark on an ambitious growth plan to achieve our vision of being the most inspiring, authentic and trusted resource for getting active outdoors.

Do we offer what you are looking for?
We're a small, focused team with a big vision for getting people active outdoors and you'll be expected to make a contribution towards achieving that vision. Although we offer a great benefits package, you won't be joining us just for that - you'll join us because you share our passion for the outdoors and a desire to spend your life working on something meaningful.

The benefits package includes:Great basic salary - £20-30KBonus scheme - we all get rewarded when we do wellPrivate health care - add family members as well (for a small extra cost)Pension - with an award-winning Defaqto 5 Star schemeChildcare vouchers - opt to take vouchers in lieu of salary23 days holiday + public holidays - holiday increases with length of serviceFree events - get the entry fee for your personal challenge paid forEarly finish Fridays - get the weekend started early with a 4pm finish every FridayYou will be based at our fantastic new rural office in the Yorkshire countryside just 5 mins away from the A1 near Boroughbridge - an easy commute from Leeds, York, Harrogate, Wetherby & Ripon. No city-centre tower blocks, no traffic queues, free on-site parking, plenty of fresh air and a shower for cyclists and runners!

Are you who we are looking for?
Our values underpin everything we do and we work relentlessly to achieve results for our clients and provide an exceptional resource for our users. To achieve results you will need to be exceptionally well organised with an ability to inspire using your creative, positive communication skills and excellent attention to detail.

During your career you will have had hands on experience of:Content management - using a content management system combined with exceptional attention to detail and organisational skills.Copywriting - an ability to write concisely to summarise key points and inspire action.Design - presenting information visually to simplify the user experience.Social media - creating posts that encourage engagement.What’s the role?
Your role will be to help develop timeoutdoors into the UK's leading resource for the outdoors. The main responsibility will be to manage all content on the website. Day to day responsibilities will include:Managing the content schedule - ensuring all content is published on-time.Communicating with contributors to maximise the quality and timely production of content.Ensuring content creates engagement with users of the website.Working with the Head of Content to plan new content.Working with the Digital Marketing Assistants to encourage best practice in site listings.You should also be willing to get involved with customers on activity days, events and press trips to help build client relationships and better understand the sectors.
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