Open
Full Time

Content Strategist

MadeByShape are looking for a Content Strategist to join our growing SEO team in Manchester. An understanding of SEO is needed, and how to create content that acquires links. Agency experience required.

*We are happy to discuss this opportunity as Part-Time, Full-Time or on a Contract basis*

We are looking for a candidate who understands content creation & strategy, digital PR, outreach and campaign planning. Working in a variety of industries is important too - from Fashion to Food, and Fireworks to Law, our client base is broad. You should understanding modern tools like Ahrefs, SEMRush, Google Analytics, Slack, etc. and should be able to manage your own time well. 

We are looking for an individual who has worked at a larger agency and is looking to downsize to a smaller digital agency, and really take ownership of projects, and feel part of a friendly team.

Jason going through website wireframes at MadeByShape

What you’ll be doing:

This position will directly support the SEO strategy for MadeByShape, and the SEO service we provide for clients.

Main duties & responsibilities include:

  • Write SEO optimised content for website pages, blog posts & content marketing campaigns
  • Understand the importance of SEO
  • Carry out keyword research using a range of tools
  • Work closely with SEO Strategy Team to support content strategy creation
  • Write content to acquire links
  • Digital PR, Outreach and Campaign Planning
  • Manage your own workload and maintain individual and team KPIs

And if you want to know what it's like to work at MadeByShape. Ella Dawson (Brand Designer) - our latest team member, has just published an article on what she's learnt in the first 6 months of being here.

What we need to see:

Excellent writing and grammar skills

Researching industry-related topics (combining online sources, interviews and studies)

Link Building and Content Outreach

Must be UK based (but don't have to be in Manchester)

Experience at a large agency is ideal

Writing clear marketing content to promote products and/or services

Excellent time management and communication skills

Ability to have a good sense of humour

Must speak native English

Coach and comfy chairs

Benefits of working at MadeByShape

Minimum 2 week holiday at christmas

Work from home (or the studio)

Regular team social events

Early Friday Finish

Cycle to Work Scheme

Performance related bonuses

Potential to earn commission

Flexible hours

Macbook Pro

Training & Development

Option to bring your pet to the studio

Mobile Phone (After 1 Year)

Spotify Subscription

How to Apply:

So if you think you've got what it takes and this role is perfect for you, we'd love to hear from you.

Once you've filled out the form below, we will aim to reply to every submission. But dependant on volume, we may not be able to respond to every individual - if we have not responded within 30 days, unfortunately the application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

*We are happy to discuss this opportunity as Part-Time, Full-Time or on a Contract basis.*

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