Simonspring

Agency Spring is looking for a creative, enthusiastic Digital Content Manager to join its small Manchester-based team.

Summary of the Role

You are a natural storyteller with a strong grasp of content strategy and digital marketing techniques.

You’ll need to be a forward-thinking specialist in all things content, with a range of skills that include developing brand and marketing stories for use across online and offline media, from websites and other digital platforms to videos and video scripting, PowerPoint presentations and training materials.

The role leans towards the B2B sector with a range of clients in the construction and architectural sectors. However, some of our work is also with B2C (FMCG) clients, so you’ll need be comfortable managing a variety of content briefs. You’ll also be confident in delivering presentations to stakeholders at all levels and ensuring the agency is able to achieve buy-in across marketing and other teams.

You’ll be at home with content management systems like WordPress, analytics, SEO, social media and managing data for use in marketing automation. Sound general knowledge of the internet and digital technology, along with a curious nature and the drive to explore new digital solutions to marketing problems, will be crucial.

Great writing and storytelling should be at the heart of what you do and your attention to detail second to none. Working closely with a small design team and project manager, a key part of your role will also be supporting the Managing Director in developing content and communications to help drive the business.

Essential Skills

• Strong copywriting, editing and proofreading skills
• Proficiency with PowerPoint and other Office tools
• Experience with content management and marketing automation systems
• Practical knowledge of the internet, analytics, social media and digital technology
• Ability to write effectively for SEO
• Strategic approach to planning and producing content and executing campaigns
• Pro-active with ability to prioritise and multi-task
• Self-motivated; able to systematically plan and organise workloads
• Capable of setting and meeting specific client objectives
• Understanding of audience behavior and emerging content trends
• Strong attention to detail and quality control
• Able to take concepts from brief to delivery
• Good time management and ability to work to tight deadlines

Desirable Skills

• Experience of managing data for content personalisation
• Working knowledge of General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and preparatory measures
• Experience of social media targeting, paid search and PPC
• Proficient user of Adobe Creative Suite applications like PhotoShop
• Comfortable with HTML
• Knowledge and experience of the architecture and construction industry

About Us

Agency Spring Manchester is a branding and communications agency with a range of B2B and B2C clients across manufacturing and FMCG. We specialise in the strategic, creation and delivery of tailored marketing solutions.

We believe in understanding our clients’ market and goals, the strengths of their products and services, and how to develop brand stories for them that will engage audiences, while addressing real business objectives.

Headquartered in Denmark, our Manchester team is small but perfectly formed.

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Please apply either by sending your CV and cover letter to Simon Misra

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