Content Manager

GroupM EMEA

Manchester, Manchester

JOB DETAILS
HEADQUARTERS
Manchester, Manchester, UK
LOCATION
Manchester, Manchester
POSTED
30+ days ago

Hello. We are MediaCom.

We believe in People First, Better Results.

MediaCom unleashes brands’ growth by helping them See the Bigger Picture. This means that we apply our unique ‘Systems Thinking’ philosophy and technology to all marketing levers: media, message and data. As a result, we design communication strategies that deliver short term results and help brands build for the future.

As part of WPP, the world's largest marketing communications services group, and GroupM, WPP’s consolidated media investment management arm, we have access to the richest data, most robust benchmarks and most advanced capabilities in the market. This helps us provide comprehensive solutions to all marketing challenges.

Our success is underpinned by our long-standing ‘People First, Better Results’ belief. We know that by investing in our people’s whole-person wellbeing, careers and capabilities, we will help grow our clients’ businesses.

In 2020 this approach led MediaCom to be crowned Global Media Network of the Year by Eurobest and Festival of Media Global, in addition to being the most awarded agency at the WARC Media Awards.

MediaCom is one of the world’s leading media communications specialists, with billings of US$17.6 billion (Source: COMvergence, 2020), employing 8,000 people in 125 offices across 100 countries. Its global client roster includes adidas, Coca-Cola (TCCC), Dell, Groupe PSA, Hasbro, Mars, NBC Universal, P&G, Richemont, Shell, Sony, Uber and Walgreens Boots Alliance.

To find out more about MediaCom visit us here:  www.mediacom.com

The Detail:

As Content Manager, you will work as an integral member of the SEO team helping to develop content strategies for a range of clients designed to meet their objectives around traffic, engagement, coverage and links.

The Role:

  • Work with the SEO team to develop content strategies for a range of clients designed to meet their objectives around traffic, engagement, coverage and links.
  • Run ideation & content sessions with the content, SEO & digital PR teams to generate ideas with solid hooks/angles for press – as well as ensuring ideas are feasible, within budget and brand safe.
  • Develop content calendars and plan distribution with the digital PR team.
  • Manage the production and final checks of content from the team.
  • Review & optimise processes within the content team to ensure the team is working efficiently.
  • Work with your team to improve processes and documentation where possible, ensuring work is always focused on the right tasks at the right time.
  • Use your experience to ensure team members are supported within their roles.
  • Acting as a mentor to team members and ensure any training needs are recorded and met.
  • Stay up to date with any industry changes and lead knowledge sharing sessions within your team.

Essentials:

  • Excellent working knowledge of SEO including elements of technical SEO, on page optimisation and link building/analysis.
  • Great interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate with both clients and internal stakeholders as well as mentor and support staff.
  • Ability to brief other teams effectively, primarily digital PR & any external providers.
  • Diligence in meeting agreed timescales & providing approved deliverables.
  • A desire and willingness to get the job done to the highest levels.
  • Ability to manage own workload and prioritise tasks based on client demands.

If you have the skills and experience for this exciting and challenging role, we would love to hear from you! 

Mediacom is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We want applicants of diverse background and hire without regard to race, colour, gender, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, age, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law.

About the Company

GroupM EMEA