Job description

Marketing & Content Manager

  • Location

    Manchester City Centre

  • Sector:

    Marketing & Communications

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £35k - 40k per year

  • Contact:

    Guy Walker

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    0161 914 8558

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Guy Walker

This is an incredible time to join this highly invested B2B business in the city centre to devise and implement their marketing plans and make a major contribution towards their ambitious growth plans. 

We are looking for someone with drive, passion and initiative to own our content strategy across a variety of channels, including web, social and email.

This is the perfect role for someone that wants to put their stamp on things to establish and develop a brand for a company with exciting plans for future growth.

Role responibilities:

  • Owning content production across the digital channels
  • Devise and manage the company’s marketing and digital strategy
  • Manage all of the social media platforms, track engagement and results and report on findings
  • To manage the company’s budget and implementation of paid search and social
  • To upload and edit website content through the CMS system
  • Blog production to be delivered on multiple platforms, including the website
  • Liaising with portfolio businesses to link to their content strategies
  • Delivering thought leadership content across key disciplines and sectors
  • To manage external agencies and work with them collaboratively: Brand, PR, Digital and Events
  • Work closely with the sales team to focus on lead generation
  • Running an outreach programme to assist with organic search activities
  • Creation of shareable content, campaign management, reporting and analytics
  • Deliver quarterly social media and content strategies to ensure consistent levels of activity are seen across all digital platforms in line with business activities
  • Keeping abreast of topical/current trends and ways to increase brand awareness for the business
  • Attending industry events and managing and planning internal events
  • Produce, manage and and over-see company documentation
  • Co-ordinating Intranet content

Key Skills

  • Excellent communication skills and positive attitude
  • Ability to work in an autonomous role as well as working with a team
  • Excellent writing skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • A passion for digital and content marketing
  • Excellent working knowledge of digital marketing and measuring KPI’s
  • Ability to bring new ideas to the table and be able to complete them
  • Experience of Google Analytics & creating reports
  • Experience of using CMS website systems (WordPress)
  • Flexibility – able to monitor social media outside of 9-5 remit should a crisis occur

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