Content Writer

Blend is growing fast and we need the right people to help us keep up with demand while maintaining the brilliant quality of our content.

Content Writers are a key part of the content and editorial team, producing copy for a wide range of content including blog posts, e-books, whitepapers, infographics, emails and more. In addition to creating content for our clients, you will also write regularly for the Blend blog as well as studying for and passing the HubSpot inbound certificate.

You’ll be a talented writer with first rate research skills and experience in or a passion for the tech or SaaS sector. Brevity is your middle name and you're a dab hand at translating jargon into engaging copy. If you're tech savvy, with at least a year’s experience in a content or copywriting role – or the demonstrable skills and enthusiasm to win us over – this is the position for you.

Responsibilities

  • Writing blog posts and content pieces to drive traffic and generate leads for our clients

  • Getting under the skin of our clients' businesses

  • Researching industries, trends and topics

  • Working with account managers and Head of Content to develop and deliver content plans

  • Ensure search engine optimisation of content

  • Promoting and curating content on social media

  • Using HubSpot to publish content and automate its delivery

  • Becoming a HubSpot certified practitioner

 Requirements

  • Flair for written communication

  • Content marketing or copywriting experience or:

  • Experience in a technology-focused environment

  • Evidence of ability to research technical topics

  • Good computer skills 

Desirable skills and experience

  • Experience in the tech or SaaS sectors

  • High class degree in journalism or a technical subject

  • Understanding of and passion for inbound and/or content marketing

  • Experience using a CMS – e.g. HubSpot or WordPress  

What’s in it for you?

A salary of between £20-26k per annum, depending on experience.

In addition we offer unlimited holiday, a company pension and a creative, relaxed working environment with pay-day pizza, finish-early Fridays and free beer (and wine and gin!) in the fridge.

What next

To apply, please complete the application form below. Please note, to be considered you must be able to provide links to online examples of your published written work or to your personal blog(s).

About Blend

Blend is an inbound and content marketing agency specialising in B2B technology marketing.

We are based in Caversham, Reading. We are just north of the river, a 15-minute walk or 5-minute taxi ride from Reading Train Station. Parking available on-site.

We love what we do at Blend; its reflected in our work and in how our clients feel about us. We are a close team, united by the desire to achieve remarkable things for our customers. We're proud of our work and want to grow our team by attracting like-minded people to join us.

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