Content Strategist

Comms/Strategic Planning Manchester, Manchester


Position at Mediacom

Content Strategist

Location: Based in the heart of Spinningfields with fantastic transport links across the Northwest.

Salary: c.£25,000 - £35,000 depending on experience.

If you’ve ever bought a Coke with your name on in, seen Alan Carr hijack an ad break, or witnessed a man in heels perform an #epic strut – then you’ve probably seen our work. Behind the scenes and crucial to how we do what we do is our people which is why we are a People first organisation.

This is a client facing role where you'll be able to focus more on defining, developing and implementing strategy for a variety of our clients. You do this all safe in the knowledge you have a great (and large) team of 20 people around you, supporting you through a truly collaborative approach and sharing their extensive knowledge on a daily basis.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Working in a team of 20, you will be an integral part of the Content Marketing division of Mediacom North.
  • You will be responsible for developing client content strategies and bringing them to life through the development of creative campaign and content ideas.
  • You will be a good all round communicator and have excellent management skills, managing up to a team of 4 at any one time depending on the project
  • An understanding of comms channels, across paid, owned and earned
  • Managing content creation both internally and with external suppliers
  • Researching the development and feasibility of campaigns
  • Some understanding of build and technical requirements when building online tools and sites

What we'd like to see from you:

  • An understanding of audiences and how they consume content
  • A understanding of web build
  • Be a creative thinker and be able to develop ideas
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate with both clients and internal stakeholders as well as mentor and support staff
  • A desire to get the job done
  • Demonstrate excellent analytical and research skills

We are an equal opportunities employer. All GroupM agencies are equal opportunities employers and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, gender identity, disability, culture/religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.