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Content Marketing Manager

freelance Runway East London

Runway East: Elevator Pitch

We help amazing startups grow, thrive and succeed. We do that by offering fantastic space, advice, opportunities and community to the most innovative businesses in the UK. Not to mention cake on a Wednesday.

We’ve grown to over 1000 members over the last few months, and as we prepare to open our 4th location in Bristol, we’re looking for an ambitious Content Marketing Manager to join the HQ team in delivering our message to the world.

The Role: Elevator Pitch

If you’re the rare mix of a creative soul with an analytical mind, this job’s for you. We need someone to come in as number two in our marketing team and drive forward our content marketing and social media, whilst also feeling comfortable spinning lots of other plates. You’ll have budget and the support of the Marketing Lead. For the right person this role offers creative freedom, a high degree of responsibility and bundles of learning opportunities.

The Role: What You’ll Be Doing

  • You’ll design, contribute to and oversee content campaigns from start to finish
  • Social media - our social media strategy and tactics are good. You’ll make them great.
  • Brand consistency - you’ll be the guardian of our brand, ensuring that our internal and external comms reflect our brand values
  • SEO - we want to rank highly on search, you’ll be making sure we have our content optimised to do just that, with the help of outside expertise if needed.
  • Paid and on site optimisation - you know the ins and out of an A/B test and will be running (or project managing) paid campaigns on google and social, as well as optimising our website.

About You: The Non-Negotiables

  • 2+ years experience in marketing
  • You’ve got excellent copywriting skills, whether writing a longform article or composing a tweet, and you’re as comfortable editing and feeding back on content as you are creating it. You have work you can point to that supports this.
  • You’ve got a good understanding of content marketing strategy, with the tactical SEO knowledge to match.
  • You know Wordpress and Google Analytics inside and out, and have a good working knowledge of other common marketing tools (mailchimp, google ads etc)
  • You’ve got experience managing freelance writers, designers and creatives
  • You’re adept at maintaining tone of voice consistency across multiple channels
  • You’re comfortable working with numbers, metrics and spreadsheets
  • You’re full of ideas

About You: The Negotiables

  • Design skills is a plus but not a must

Fired up by what you’ve read so far? Hit apply, we want to meet you.

More About Us

Still reading? Hey great! So, Runway East provides a springboard for entrepreneurs: a working space, a supportive team, years of experience. We help nurture new ideas into new businesses, and we love doing it.

These are our values, if you share them, let’s talk.

Community First. Our job is to get our fantastic startups where they want to be. At the end of the day, their success is our success.

We’re Open. We’re honest, encouraging and hungry to learn. Every mistake we make is a chance to make what we do better.

We Give a Damn. We care fiercely about the projects and people we work with. We thrive on challenges, on excitement and on Getting Shit Done.

We’re Entrepreneurs. To us, entreperneurial means taking the initiative. We’re a group of people driven by creativity, by the ability to spot opportunities, solutions and new ideas - and by the excitement of trying to get those ideas off the ground.

What About the Money and Benefits?

£28 - 30k per year depending on experience.

As well as…

- Weekly team lunches and monthly outings

- Apple macbook air

- Post probation - private health insurance with a bundle of perks to boot...Are team gets 50% off gym memberships at Virgin Active/Nuffield (our two local gyms), plus free weekly cinema tickets, 25% off healthy food from Ocado, Apple watches from £69 and up to 40% off BA flights in Europe
published: May 1, 2018

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