Senior Content Writer / Digital Copywriter

If you're looking for a chance to work on a huge range of copy and content, to use your expertise and talent to bring technical subjects to life, and to have your voice heard as a key player in a close-knit team, then we're looking for you. 

The Senior Content Writer plays a key role within our team, producing a range of engaging and effective content, mentoring and encouraging junior team members, and helping to ensure we maintain the high levels of quality for which we have become known. You should be results-driven and curious, always looking for ways to improve the content we produce in-line with our analysis and latest industry findings. 

You’ll be a talented writer with first-rate research skills, along with experience in or a proven 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 three year’s experience in a content or copywriting role this is the position for you.

Responsibilities

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

  • Supporting Head of Content in quality control for all content 

  • Supporting and mentoring junior team members
  • Researching industries, trends and topics

  • Working with the Head of Content and strategy team to develop and deliver content plans

  • Promoting and curating content on social media

  • Ensuring all content is of high quality and written with regard to SEO, conversion, and engagement
  • Using HubSpot to publish content and automate its delivery

You will: 

  • Have significant content marketing or digital copywriting experience, ideally gained in a tech-focused or SaaS environment 

  • Be keen to tackle all sorts of content, from long-form e-books and whitepapers to shareable infographics and engaging blog posts 
  • Know how to write for a variety of audiences – ideally within a B2B sphere 
  • Be eagle eyed, with excellent attention to detail and proof-reading/editing skills 
  • Love all things tech
  • Understand SEO and the role it plays within online content

  • Be unflappable under pressure and in the face of tight deadlines 
  • Have a good understanding of inbound and content marketing
  • Strike a balance between creative and analytical thinking 
  • Have the confidence and patience to support and mentor other team members

 

If you've worked in an agency before, have solid B2B copywriting experience, and know your way around a CMS, then even better!

What’s in it for you?

A salary of between £27-35k per annum, depending on experience.

In addition we offer generous holiday, a company pension, health insurance, 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 your portfolio or online examples of your published written work.

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; it's 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.

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