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Content Executive

Apex Hotels Ltd

Edinburgh, Scotland
21 days ago
Edinburgh, Scotland
21 days ago
Job Ref: 6728
Branch: Head Office - Edinburgh
Location: Head Office, Edinburgh
Salary/Benefits: Competitive Salary
Contract type: Permanent
Hours: Full Time
Shift pattern: Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.30pm
Hours per week: 40
Posted date: 15/02/2021
Closing date: 17/03/2021

The role of Content Executive

We are recruiting a Content Executive to join our Commercial Team. We are looking for candidates with a creative mind, excellent copywriting skills and a keen interest in the social media landscape. At the moment the role will be working from home in line with government guidelines, but as soon as restrictions allow, access to a Head Office in Edinburgh will be available.

The Content Executive will work closely with the Guest Engagement and Content Manager and other Commercial team members, on all campaigns. The primary focus of the role will be supporting brand campaigns by creating and publishing content for a range of digital media channels. Responsibilities will include:

  • Work closely with the content team to create engaging, shareable content to be posted across a range of different social media, email and digital platforms
  • Day to day management of the brand’s social media channels, creating, scheduling, and monitoring content, and engaging with customers
  • When restrictions allow reasonably frequent travel to the various Apex Hotels, connecting with local hotel teams, partners and stakeholders to create original content of the highest quality
  • Keeping on top of consumer trends and maximizing opportunities for content creation
  • Updating and managing content on online listings
  • Working closely with our graphic designer on content briefs
  • Assisting the wider marketing team

The Person

  • Excellent research, copywriting and proof-reading skills
  • Experience of using social media management platforms
  • Track record of creating exciting and engaging content for a range of social media channels, with an intuitive grasp of how to maximise engagement, engage with followers and keep on top of emerging trends
  • Experience in creating basic video content and other rich media for a range of platforms
  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently, keeping to deadlines
  • A thorough understanding of current social media landscape and the type of content that performs well on different platforms
  • A genuine passion for the tourism industry and an interest in travel
  • Knowledge of a CMS and an email management platform
  • Experience in a similar marketing role or work experience/internship

Why join Apex Hotels?

We genuinely care about our guests and each other and we show this through our family values of Trust, Passion, Friendliness and Teamwork. It’s these family values that help us take our guest experiences to the next level, where we provide a personalised service to all our guests that they’ll want to share.

With 10 four-star hotels throughout the UK, we like to think of our hotels as members of the family, each with their own personality and style. Although each of our hotels has its own character, whatever one our guests choose to stay at, they’ll get a great night's sleep and a warm welcome. The key to it all is you, our employees.

We also offer great benefits which include:

  • Contributions to a pension scheme  
  • Critical illness cover 
  • 29 days holiday
  • Access to our state-of-the-art gym and pools   
  • Healthy meals to enjoy while you're working  
  • 50% discount in our restaurants  
  • Guest experience overnight stay and dinner for 2 after 3 months 
  • Spa discount 
  • Referral bonus when your friends or family join the team 
  • Discounted room rates
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Discounts with external companies only available to Apex team members 
  • Ongoing training and development  

If you are interested, click apply. We look forward to hearing from you!

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Part Time Flexi Broadcaster EDI658

INRIX

Edinburgh, Scotland
30+ days ago
Edinburgh, Scotland
30+ days ago
From our Scotland office in South Queensferry, West Lothian, you would be responsible for providing live and pre-recorded travel bulletins to radio clients.
The ability to present articulately and confidently is a must, while a knowledge of roads throughout Scotland would be an advantage. We are looking for broadcasters who can cope with the demands of creating consistently excellent bulletins for some of the most successful radio stations in the country.
You will also have experience with social media, in particular Twitter, and have an understanding of social media management tools.
You will enjoy working in a busy environment, working confidently on your own initiative for our small team to thrive. Carrying out a mix of broadcasting duties, or a Media and Communications shift, which supervises busy Twitter interaction for one of our Scottish clients.
You may be in the radio industry already and looking for a change of scenery, or maybe a new challenge in a different environment, have broadcast experience in student, hospital or community radio and want to take the next step into becoming a professional broadcaster. You may also be studying a media course or just finishing your course and be looking for part time flexible work in the industry you have a passion for.
Our employees range from university graduates to seasoned radio professionals and many combine working for us with other roles within radio or other industries. We have many clients country-wide who we broadcast for and because of the nature of our work, no two days are the same!
INRIX is an internationally successful company and provides its employees with resources that are second to none. One thing you will immediately notice is that we are a close-knit team and work in a professional yet friendly and fun environment.
Submit your travel/traffic demo:
This role requires an MP3 of you presenting a short travel/traffic bulletin. To submit your MP3 please upload your demo to sound cloud, audio boom or something similar. Copy and paste the link into the MP3 attachment box in the application screen so we can hear your style. Applications without a demo will not be considered.

Please click the link below and follow the instructions in the PDF document for how to do this:

http://www.inrixmedia.com/docs/INRIX_BroadcasterDemoSampleInformation.pdf


We look forward to hearing from you! All applications will be treated equally regardless of age, marital status, sexual orientation, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, religion, belief, gender or disability.
Equality of opportunity is at the heart of our recruitment process. You’ll be judged on your suitability for the job and nothing else.
NO AGENCIES
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Content Manager (Edinburgh)

VoucherCart

Edinburgh, Scotland
30+ days ago
Edinburgh, Scotland
30+ days ago

As a pioneering and rapidly growing global technology firm, VoucherCart is global market leader in SaaS voucherisation technology, allowing businesses to create, promote, sell and redeem gift cards, vouchers, tickets and memberships. We’re revolutionising the way businesses sell, driving pre-paid revenue growth, new customer acquisition and retention.

 

Businesses can take payment in full and in advance across their full range of products and services as vouchers, gift cards, tickets, and memberships, as instant eVouchers, postal vouchers and reloadable NFC cards.


You will form part of a talented multi-disciplinary team from our base in Edinburgh working across technical, content creation and marketing disciplines.


The office is fun, busy, friendly, talented and incredibly helpful. We all share in the excitement and success of the team and the growth of the business. There is no dress code and no egos.


ABOUT THE ROLE


This is an exciting and varied role that will use your skills primarily as a content writer to create, insightful and compelling content across the business.

Working directly with management, you will be expected to create over 25 pieces of content per month based on in-depth knowledge of the VoucherCart platform and usage strategies across a range of sectors.


You will work in the following areas:


Research, Creative and Analytical Writing: Interview our customers across a wide spectrum of business sectors and gather information for case study content. Describe our customers’ businesses and their use of the VoucherCart platform to provide useful and informative case studies highlighting usage strategies, with clear revenue, profit and commercial outcomes.

  • You will have some insight and knowledge of voucher, gift card, loyalty, ticketing and membership strategies for the Hotel, Restaurant, Spa/Beauty, Leisure & Retail Sectors
  • You will be required to develop a significant depth of knowledge in sector-specific, seasonal and other voucher, gift card, ticket and membership strategies as well as the functions of the VoucherCart platform itself through your role. 
  • You will be required to conduct cross-sector analysis of revenue and sales data and review of customer success stories. You will develop a structured library of expertise documents to communicate this knowledge in the form of on-site Academy articles, user tutorials, blog articles and case studies.

Client Testimonial Management: In-line with case study production, curate a portfolio of client testimonials (video and written) to be provided to the internal marketing team for video production.


Social Media Management: You will curate and manage content for social media distribution, seek internal sign-off and post to our social channels weekly through our aggregated content.


Video Tutorial Content Supervision: You will supervise the production of text to video for user guides and tutorials.


FAQ’s and Help Files: You will work closely with our Support Team to ensure FAQ’s ad help file copy is clear, succinct and easy to understand.


System/Dashboard Content: You will review and improve system texts, emails and other copy held within the VoucherCart platform to ensure technical English is accurate and easily understood by users.


Marketing Content: You will compose compelling copy for email, advertising campaigns and marketing documentation.


ABOUT YOU

You are a talented writer who is comfortable with all forms of digital-enabled communication from text to video across websites, social media and digital ad channels. 

You find it easy to produce succinct, readable, eloquent, logical and structured copy, QUICKLY. You are inquisitive and confident and enjoy chatting to customers. You like the idea of exploring and learning about a very wide variety of businesses. You have an inquisitive mind.


QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

You will have proven English writing skills and a good ‘essay’ based degree from a good University.

You should have at least two years’ experience writing and editing content, perhaps as a journalist, a copywriter or in an editing capacity.

You will be technical and analytically minded, at home dealing with:

  • eCommerce - The VoucherCart platform and it’s features.
  • GSuite (Cloud Applications), Intercom
  • Video (Adhering to brand guidelines and liaising with video production team for production of your content)


General Requirements:

Articulate & Confident, you are a highly skilled communicator, adept at creative writing and speech, you will also have a strong grasp of video communication.

You will be able to demonstrate a track record of success and a portfolio of work in the above areas.

You will have a good understanding of semantically structured content for the web, and impact on Search, SEO.


You will be:

  • Flexible, adaptable and able to work well on your own and as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Highly driven and focussed taking ownership for delivery of targets.
  • Comfortable with mobile and web-enabled technology, eCommerce, and software tools
  • Adept at writing on technical subject matter with emphasis on readability and ease of understanding for non-technical users.

You will have:

  • Attention to detail.
  • A strong work ethic, with a disciplined and structured approach.
  • Above average level of computer literacy.
  • Current working knowledge of the web, eCommerce, online and offline sales

Education: Bachelors or Masters Degree


Experience: 1 Yr+ Writing for Journals, Blogs & Website Content (High-Level English + Commercial + Technical Subject matter preferred)


Remuneration: Basic Salary: £25 - 35K /Yr (Dep. on Experience) + Workplace Pension Scheme


Working Hours: Mon-Fri (Full-Time/Permanent) 09.30 – 17.30. This may change to 4 day week (t.b.c)


Location: The Meadows, Edinburgh, UK


How to Apply

Please send all applications with Video CV (Approx. 90 seconds) and covering letter to jobs@vouchercart.com.





Privacy Notice:


As part of the recruitment process we will collect data about you in a variety of ways including the information you would normally include in a CV or a job application cover letter, or notes made by our recruiting officers during a recruitment interview.

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Part Time Flexi Broadcaster EDI658

INRIX

Edinburgh, Scotland
30+ days ago
Edinburgh, Scotland
30+ days ago
From our Scotland office in South Queensferry, West Lothian, you would be responsible for providing live and pre-recorded travel bulletins to radio clients.
The ability to present articulately and confidently is a must, while a knowledge of roads throughout Scotland would be an advantage. We are looking for broadcasters who can cope with the demands of creating consistently excellent bulletins for some of the most successful radio stations in the country.
You will also have experience with social media, in particular Twitter, and have an understanding of social media management tools.
You will enjoy working in a busy environment, working confidently on your own initiative for our small team to thrive. Carrying out a mix of broadcasting duties, or a Media and Communications shift, which supervises busy Twitter interaction for one of our Scottish clients.
You may be in the radio industry already and looking for a change of scenery, or maybe a new challenge in a different environment, have broadcast experience in student, hospital or community radio and want to take the next step into becoming a professional broadcaster. You may also be studying a media course or just finishing your course and be looking for part time flexible work in the industry you have a passion for.
Our employees range from university graduates to seasoned radio professionals and many combine working for us with other roles within radio or other industries. We have many clients country-wide who we broadcast for and because of the nature of our work, no two days are the same!
INRIX is an internationally successful company and provides its employees with resources that are second to none. One thing you will immediately notice is that we are a close-knit team and work in a professional yet friendly and fun environment.
Submit your travel/traffic demo:
This role requires an MP3 of you presenting a short travel/traffic bulletin. To submit your MP3 please upload your demo to sound cloud, audio boom or something similar. Copy and paste the link into the MP3 attachment box in the application screen so we can hear your style. Applications without a demo will not be considered.

Please click the link below and follow the instructions in the PDF document for how to do this:

http://www.inrixmedia.com/docs/INRIX_BroadcasterDemoSampleInformation.pdf


We look forward to hearing from you! All applications will be treated equally regardless of age, marital status, sexual orientation, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, religion, belief, gender or disability.
Equality of opportunity is at the heart of our recruitment process. You’ll be judged on your suitability for the job and nothing else.
NO AGENCIES
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Posted

21 days ago

Description

Job Ref: 6728
Branch: Head Office - Edinburgh
Location: Head Office, Edinburgh
Salary/Benefits: Competitive Salary
Contract type: Permanent
Hours: Full Time
Shift pattern: Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.30pm
Hours per week: 40
Posted date: 15/02/2021
Closing date: 17/03/2021


The role of Content Executive

We are recruiting a Content Executive to join our Commercial Team. We are looking for candidates with a creative mind, excellent copywriting skills and a keen interest in the social media landscape. At the moment the role will be working from home in line with government guidelines, but as soon as restrictions allow, access to a Head Office in Edinburgh will be available.

The Content Executive will work closely with the Guest Engagement and Content Manager and other Commercial team members, on all campaigns. The primary focus of the role will be supporting brand campaigns by creating and publishing content for a range of digital media channels. Responsibilities will include:

  • Work closely with the content team to create engaging, shareable content to be posted across a range of different social media, email and digital platforms
  • Day to day management of the brand’s social media channels, creating, scheduling, and monitoring content, and engaging with customers
  • When restrictions allow reasonably frequent travel to the various Apex Hotels, connecting with local hotel teams, partners and stakeholders to create original content of the highest quality
  • Keeping on top of consumer trends and maximizing opportunities for content creation
  • Updating and managing content on online listings
  • Working closely with our graphic designer on content briefs
  • Assisting the wider marketing team

The Person

  • Excellent research, copywriting and proof-reading skills
  • Experience of using social media management platforms
  • Track record of creating exciting and engaging content for a range of social media channels, with an intuitive grasp of how to maximise engagement, engage with followers and keep on top of emerging trends
  • Experience in creating basic video content and other rich media for a range of platforms
  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently, keeping to deadlines
  • A thorough understanding of current social media landscape and the type of content that performs well on different platforms
  • A genuine passion for the tourism industry and an interest in travel
  • Knowledge of a CMS and an email management platform
  • Experience in a similar marketing role or work experience/internship

Why join Apex Hotels?

We genuinely care about our guests and each other and we show this through our family values of Trust, Passion, Friendliness and Teamwork. It’s these family values that help us take our guest experiences to the next level, where we provide a personalised service to all our guests that they’ll want to share.

With 10 four-star hotels throughout the UK, we like to think of our hotels as members of the family, each with their own personality and style. Although each of our hotels has its own character, whatever one our guests choose to stay at, they’ll get a great night's sleep and a warm welcome. The key to it all is you, our employees.

We also offer great benefits which include:

  • Contributions to a pension scheme  
  • Critical illness cover 
  • 29 days holiday
  • Access to our state-of-the-art gym and pools   
  • Healthy meals to enjoy while you're working  
  • 50% discount in our restaurants  
  • Guest experience overnight stay and dinner for 2 after 3 months 
  • Spa discount 
  • Referral bonus when your friends or family join the team 
  • Discounted room rates
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Discounts with external companies only available to Apex team members 
  • Ongoing training and development  

If you are interested, click apply. We look forward to hearing from you!

Source: Apex Hotels Ltd