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Content Lead

Content Lead, Digital Marketing Agency, Manchester City Centre, £30k

This close knit digital agency team in Manchester City Centre are looking for a Content Lead to join their well-established agency and take a lead for their whole content offering, working with a number of well-known brands across an exciting mix of sectors!

The role would suit a Content Executive or Senior Executive who is an expert content creator, but who would be comfortable overseeing the work of Executives in the team- whether that be proof reading, editing or setting overarching strategy and direction for the team and clients alike. 

You’ll naturally have a way with words, be used to working closely alongside a tech SEO team and have a great attention to detail- all go without saying!

As a team they are social, down to earth and relaxed. You’ll be given guidance and support from the off from the Senior leadership team and will have access to training & development, including attending conferences and industry events.

Part of your role will involve…

  • Principal responsibility for the delivery of text-based content, including editing on-page copy, content audits, overseeing site restructures, coming up with strategies & content roadmaps.
  • Overseeing 2 Content Executives
  • Planning & forecasting client content campaigns
  • Coming up with & executing innovative content strategies for a broad range of clients across B2B and B2C.
  • Client reporting
  • Assisting with the on-going growth and development of the content team

Key Skills:

  • Proven experience in an SEO-focused content role- ideally agency side.
  • Evidence of being involved with site restructures and migrations from a content perspective
  • Excellent attention to detail when it comes to written content
  • The ability to be confident client facing
  • Experience with tools such as Screaming Frog, SEMRush and Search Console etc

You’ll join a great bunch of people, tonnes of opportunity for growth and the chance to have a real say on not only creative client campaigns but the growth of your own team. It’s a supportive and social environment, with a flexible working from home policy and an independent, autonomous set up. Joining a boutique digital marketing team, you’ll work closely alongside talented SEO, Content & Paid specialists who are excited to welcome a new member to the team!

Content Lead, Digital Marketing Agency, Manchester City Centre, £30k

As an industry leading, nationwide Marketing, Digital, Analytics, IT and Design recruitment agency, we are continually receiving new assignments to work on, so keep a close eye on our website, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter pages for a full list of current permanent and interim opportunities as well as marketplace news and fun stuff.
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