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HTFP Jobs: Business and Finance Copywriter, East Midlands

Champions UK plc

Based: East Midlands

Posted: Mon 8 Nov 2021
Closing Date: Fri 24 Dec 2021
Employer: Champions UK plc
Job Category: Copywriter
Multimedia Journalists
Specialist reporters
Employment Type: Full time
Sector: News and Content Agencies, Public Relations

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Business and Finance Copywriter

Champions UK plc

Based: East Midlands

Posted: Mon 8 Nov 2021
Closing Date: Fri 24 Dec 2021
Employer: Champions UK plc
Job Category: Copywriter
Multimedia Journalists
Specialist reporters
Employment Type: Full time
Sector: News and Content Agencies, Public Relations

Job Description

Champions (UK) plc is one of the leading brand agencies, boasting an enviable portfolio of clients and a whole host of industry awards. A family-owned business driven by traditional values, Champions has grown consistently over the years and is always evolving in response to the client’s needs.

Today, with our highly skilled and specialist teams, we continually increase client base, and due to our ongoing successes, we now have an additional and exciting career opportunity for a Business and Finance Copywriter to join our PR department as part of the Communications team.

Are you an experienced copywriter looking for a new challenge? Are you a natural communicator who likes the excitement of new opportunities, seeking to thrive in a fast-paced environment?

Are you a highly competent B2B copywriter with the ability to create informative, engaging, and newsworthy content on behalf of our clients, with the goal of establishing them as thought leaders in their respective industries?

If so, this may be the perfect opportunity for you!

Responsibilities

  • Able to create newsworthy content for press
  • Work closely with the PR team to secure impactful coverage
  • Create content that is targeted to a strictly B2B audience
  • Assist with the research, planning and writing of engaging content
  • Flexibility to create varying content for different sectors and industries, dependant on the clients’ specific requirements and goals
  • Provide completely bespoke copy
  • Ensure all content reflects the client’s tone of voice and values while addressing the target audience
  • Interview and liaise with clients to generate extensive thought leadership releases
  • Participating in team brainstorming sessions
  • Identifying fresh, interesting, and unique angles for your articles
  • Assisting the PR team with duties such as press list building and effective relationship building
  • Supporting the digital marketing, content and PR managers on departmental tasks when required
  • Directly reporting to the Head of Communications
  • Opportunity to work on start-up, national and multi-national accounts

Experience, Qualifications and Skills Required

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent
  • Experience working in the PR sector
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • A broad understanding and experience with PR concepts
  • Able to deliver results against strategic objectives
  • Knowledge of PR tools including Gorkana and Meltwater
  • Excellent organisational, planning, and administrative skills
  • Full understanding of media relationships and how to utilise these within the B2B industry
  • Proactive, reliable, and responsible
  • Keen and accurate eye for detail
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast past environment

Benefits

  • On-site gym
  • Countryside location with car parking
  • New starter goodie bag
  • Above and beyond bonus scheme
  • Enhanced holiday allowance after three continuous years with the company
  • Modern and spacious office in our new digital hub
  • Social events (Covid permitting)
  • On-going personal development and training
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Birthday bottle of bubbly
  • Christmas Party - all expenses paid (Covid permitting)

Closing date: TBD

Contact Details

If you think you are suitable for this role, please send a covering letter stating why you’re the ideal candidate, along with your current salary and CV to careers@championsukplc.com

 

Please mention HoldtheFrontPage when applying for this role. This advert will expire on Friday 24th December 2021.

Employer Information

Champions UK plc
United Kingdom

Phone: 01509 852927