Editorial Operations Manager

Content London, United Kingdom


The role

With over 8 million members, VoucherCodes is one of the UK’s largest money saving websites. Partnered with big brands like ASOS, Nike, Argos, Expedia and Pizza Express, we receive over 8 million visits per month. Right now, we’re looking for an Editorial Operations Manager to work as part of our Operations team in London. At the moment, you will be joining a team who are all working from home, but we have a beautiful office in London eagerly awaiting our return.

We’re looking for an experienced and enthusiastic person to create and manage original editorial content on VoucherCodes website. Your responsibilities will include copywriting, overseeing resource management, collaborating with senior stakeholders, working with our bespoke CMS and budget management. Strong communication skills are essential.

This is a great opportunity for someone who already has strong writing skills and would like to shape how copy is managed in a fast paced business environment. This is a new position to the business, so it’s a great chance to make the role your own. Collaborating with teams across the company, this role is a fantastic opportunity for anyone wanting to drive best practices of managing editorial content at scale and have input in creating new and engaging editorial content on one of the UK’s most popular websites. We’re looking for a self starter with motivation and drive to make an impact.

What we need from you

  • Minimum of four years of copywriting experience. 
  • Have exceptional literacy skills and the ability to prioritise complex workload with strong time management skills
  • Experience in supervising and overseeing editorial production at scale
  • Creative mindset with confidence to share ideas and action them
  • Confident collaborating with senior stakeholders
  • Understanding of basic SEO practices
  • Positive can-do attitude, self-motivator and eagerness to take ownership of projects
  • Forensic attention to detail
  • A love of retail and the web
  • Ability to quickly adapt to a new CMS and other software
  • Basic to intermediate Photoshop skills (desirable)
  • People management experience (desirable)
  • 2:2 Undergraduate Degree from respected university minimum requirement

What you’ll be doing

  • Create and supervise editorial production across 200+ top priority pages
  • Creating briefs and documentation for different types of editorial content
  • Organise and provide training/feedback to our remote copy writers
  • Being responsible for the quality check process and the general quality of the pieces produced
  • Working closely with Content Operations team to prioritise most important pages on VoucherCodes
  • Working closely with SEO team to ensure that onsite editorial content provides a valuable user experience and follows Google best practice guidelines 
  • Supporting the Marketing team with copy for Blogs and other types of onsite editorial content
  • Maintaining an understanding of industry trends and making recommendations regarding editorial content strategy
  • Being the in-house expert for TOV and written content across VoucherCodes
  • Allocation of resource to ensure site pages are updated regularly 
  • Provide some ad-hoc copywriting support to the wider business.

What you’ll get from us

  • A culture that pushes you to be your best self
  • Two uninterrupted hours a week dedicated to your personal development
  • The flexibility to get that perfect work/life balance
  • More free food than you can ask for. Seriously.
  • Zumba, boxing, yoga and football to work off all those free snacks
  • Quarterly socials to let your hair down with your team
  • Annual company retreat for a well deserved, long weekend of relaxation
  • Oh, not to mention our competitive salary, great bonus scheme and a ton of other cool stuff

We are working fully remotely at present, but anticipate our office reopening as soon as it is safe to do so! We haven’t let covid stop us bringing in new talent to the team, so we know how to get you up and running quickly while working remotely. Don’t worry, you’re in safe hands. Once our office is open you will have flexibility to get that perfect work/life balance by working some days remotely if you wish.

So, what's next?

If we’ve piqued your interest, all you need to do to apply is send us your CV with a 200-300 word covering letter outlining why this role and VoucherCodes appeal to you (remember we’ll also have your CV so use this space to tell us what you’re excited about rather than what you’ve already achieved).