Digital Content Executive - Permanent - London

Job Ref: 50183880
Sector: Web, Digital & Mobile
Date Added: 20 July 2017

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Digital Content Executive - Permanent - London - Journalism, Content Writing, Adobe Creative Cloud Suite

An award winning & leading disruptor within the FinTech space require a Digital Content Executive to join them in their offices in London on a permanent basis.

We are seeking a writer who enjoys writing light, fun consumer pieces as well as the more serious stuff. With a flair for creative story telling using words and pictures, you'll have worked in an online publishing environment and be confident laying out your own stories.

Responsibilities of the Digital Content Executive include;

  • Drafting first-rate copy for content, PR and social functions
  • Working closely with the head of content and the wider content team (including freelancers and crew based around the world), originate ideas for blog and social content
  • Manage external translators, ensuring all content is translated and processed for our French and Spanish sites
  • Create in-depth stories to accompany video content, and supporting content and subtitles
  • There will be some opportunity/requirement to travel around the world to Asia/Africa and beyond so the role requires someone keen to accomodate this

Skills/experience required of the Digital Content Executive include;

  • Journalism background would be extremely useful, if not then a solid background in online content/blog writing
  • Amazing written English and sharp sub-editing skills
  • Self-starter, capable of creating and managing your own workload
  • Flair for creative storytelling
  • Keen eye for spotting striking imagery likely to promote a story and an understanding of why a visually rich environment is important online
  • Familiarity with social media, and writing for social
  • Experience interviewing difficult subjects and teasing out their stories
  • Experience in an online publishing environment and confidence working with CMS systems
  • Interest in technology/emerging markets would be an advantage

If you'd like to hear more about this opportunity then please send through your application at your earliest convenience

Digital Content Executive - Permanent - London - Journalism, Content Writing, Adobe Creative Cloud Suite

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age