Content Strategist

Recruiter
Major Players
Location
London
Salary
£45000 - £50000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted
17 Sep 2020
Closes
17 Oct 2020
Ref
132347
Contact
Ed Davidson
Discipline
Advertising
Specialism
Content Management
Sector
B2C
Business Type
Agency
Seniority
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

Content Strategist - Digital Agency - London
£45,000-£55,000

Digital Agency - Content Strategist
This is an opportunity to join a well established and specialist Digital Agency. You will take responsibility for being a strategic storyteller for the clients and be able to apply insight and information to create the ideas that elevate the needs of the client. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is a good understanding of digital brand strategy, brand experience and communications planning allowing seamless deliver of content and campaigns across all channels.

Responsibilities - Content Strategist
* To develop market-leading content ideas based around topical events, brand strategy, or business objectives for clients.
* To work with the teams across the business in shaping progressive and engaging content for our clients.
* To devise the core thread to each campaign/story and collaborate on its execution.
* To develop content strategies that tackle the problem, resonate with audiences, communicates the story, and works across a multichannel structure.
* To be as passionate about B2B content as B2C content and have fresh ideas about how to communicate sometimes complex information.
* To create conceptual ideas and be able to monitor their performance to report back to the client whilst taking learnings for future strategies.
* To lead in pitches alongside the Creative Director.
* To undertake regular research to paint a constantly evolving picture of the sector landscape, competitor activity and audience insights for our clients.
* To closely monitor trends in the different industries relevant to our client base and creating stimulus to present to the wider agency teams on a regular basis.
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Requirements - Content Strategist
* Strong experience in a similar role within an agency.
* Proven experience of creating strategies, recognizing opportunities for unique and successful content, and generating new ideas that utilise video heavily.
* Proven experience of producing content narratives for multi-channel comms strategies.
* Proven experience of taking learnings from performance and adapting strategies for constant improvement.
* Experience of working with influencers.
* Experience of integrating content with PR and Comms strategies.
* Previous experience in pitching and winning new business for an agency.
* A journalistic background would be preferred but not essential.
* An excellent understanding of how content works alongside SEO, PPC and other elements of the marketing mix.
* Excellent creative copywriting.
* Excellent strategic skills including conducting research, utilizing statistics from reports and taking these forwards into a robust strategy with expected results and considered KPIs.
* Platform-agnostic, conceptual thinker, storyteller.
* Prepared to lead a department, is organized and continuously pushes themselves to keep improving our strategies for clients and pitches.


To apply for this fantastic opportunity or for further information, please contact: Simon Spencer-Rouen | DD: + 44| 207 845 7218 - simon.spencer-rouen@majorplayers.co.uk
Please note all applications will be made in confidence. Feel free to call me directly!
(For further assurance, please check my profile on LinkedIn and connect with me; search for "Simon Spencer-Rouen")