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Content Writer

We're looking for an enthusiastic Content Writer to join our growing SEO team at MadeByShape. A role perfect for a graduate or junior level writer to kickstart their career in online marketing, and learn how to understand SEO.

*We are happy to discuss this opportunity as Part-Time, Full-Time or a 6 Month Contract.*

As part of the content team, you will be tasked with creating exceptional written content for us as a brand, MadeByShape, and our wide range of clients. You will have a natural flair for writing which you will use to create unique and engaging content for a variety of different industries, audiences and topics.

You will be provided with an SEO strategy, including blog titles, keywords to include, and internal linking plan. Your understanding of SEO is a bonus for this role. If you know nothing about SEO, it doesn't matter - we will provide SEO training and also how to use a content management system like Craft CMS.

Accomplished writing abilities is the main asset we are looking for, but we also need an individual who can communicate with different members of team and also directly with clients.

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 (training provided)
  • Carry out keyword research using a range of tools (training provided)
  • Work closely with SEO Strategy Team to support content strategy creation
  • Manage your own workload and maintain individual and team KPIs
  • Having fun (if you don't enjoy writing, and don't like working within a team - this role is not for you)

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)

A willingness to learn how content strategy helps SEO

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

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

Andy sketching ideas during a meeting

Benefits of working at MadeByShape

Minimum 2 week holiday at christmas

Work from home (or the studio)

Regular team social events (when covid fucks off)

Early Friday Finish

Cycle to Work Scheme

Performance related bonuses

Potential to earn commission

Flexible hours

We will provide you with a Macbook

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 a 6 Month Contract.*

During the current climate, we will be asking specific candidates to attend a zoom interview.

If you're a more experienced content writer and have years experience in the industry, and have the understanding of SEO... feel free to get in touch. We have a content creator position available and willing to discuss this with all interested candidates.

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