We’re looking for a creative thinker with excellent writing and research skills to help us elevate our written content as a full-time, in-house copywriter. As a member of the Marketing Team, the copywriter will create and edit copy for a variety of projects (including print, web, social and video), working closely with those responsible for website population, email marketing and social media. The copywriter will ensure imagery and copy match-up, and content is amended to suit the intended platform. Experience within a sales and lettings environment is desirable but not required. Based in our brand new Manchester City Centre office.
Exceptional grammar and punctuation
Priority management to complete assignments on a scale of importance
Proficient in persuasive writing
Ability to edit and proofread your own work and that of others
Condensing complicated ideas into short, comprehensible clauses
Proficient in Microsoft Office, Google Drive applications or equivalent
SEO experience – know how to structure your copy on page to optimize for google, including utilising predefined keywords in your copy in an organic manner, and conducting research on relevant keywords (preferred but not essential)
Tailor the content and style of individual writing assignments according to their purpose – whether they are intended to sell or inform
Understand your target audiences and flex your tone depending on audience type and intended platform
Identify key messages – understand the main thing that you want the reader to feel and do, and how to communicate this powerfully
Include relevant and punchy CTAs on page and within your content
Work with creative teams to ensure that the visual elements of the webpage complement the copy
Conduct market research to generate hot topics for discussion
Identify fresh and interesting angles for your articles
Write for web pages, blogs and potentially for social media, e-magazines, slogans, and video script
Work with the Marketing Director to review the impact of your work
Contracted to 37.5 hours/week, your core hours will be 9 am to 5.30 pm, with the opportunity for flexible working, after an initial induction period, at your line manager’s discretion.
Bi-annual staff socials (Covid permitting)
Christmas closure period
Salary up to £24,000 depending on experience
To be considered for this role please send your CV by clicking apply.