Friday Featured Vacancy – Content Writer – Part Time

Location: Lancaster
Salary: £22k – 25k per year
Closes: 19 Sep 2016


Content Writer – Part Time

£22,000 – £25,000 a year – Pro Rata

An exciting opportunity for a driven Content Writer to join a successful growing software company based in Lancaster.

Whether it’s a blog on training or an infographic on future technology advancement, we are looking for a digital content writer who has a passion to:-

  • Write for people (not just for clicks)
  • Research and deliver quality and expert information (not just hard-sells)
  • Keep blog subscribers wanting more
  • Understand SEO and produce relevant optimised content

Downloadable content is the key to inbound marketing success, serving as a lead generation tool for all our inbound marketing strategies, including email, social media, search, lead generation, etc.   We are looking for a prolific and talented content creator to write and produce fantastic downloadable and shareable content and blog regularly, to expand our company’s digital footprint, awareness, subscribers, and leads. This role requires a high level of creativity and attention to detail.

The company offer a great friendly working environment in a new purpose built office situated in Lancaster City centre, 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays) and following a probationary period a healthcare cash plan and additional benefits.  


  • Create resources to drive leads, subscribers, awareness (examples include eBooks whitepapers, infographics, guides, case studies etc.).
  • Blog on an ongoing basis to support and promote offers and to attract site visitors through search, social media, and email subscribers.
  • Grow our blog subscriber base by providing them with regular, helpful content that’s aligned with their needs and interests.
  • Research and collaborate with the team, customers and external influences to produce relevant and expert content that meets the needs of our target audience.
  • Be able to tell great stories of what are prospective customers need to know in a generous, informed and editorially approachable way.


  • You’ll be degree educated (ideally in journalism/pr/creative writing) or with equivalent working experience.
  • Have experience producing content for the web specifically, as well as channel-specific knowledge (blog, Slide Share, Facebook, Twitter, etc.)
  • Be proficient in SEO/content optimisation
  • Exceptional content creation and writing/copy writing skills
  • Past experience building audiences either online or offline.
  • Be creative and an excellent writer but can also be process-driven using data and research to produce referenced thought leadership content.

Any experience of the following would be a plus but not essential

  • PPC advertising on LinkedIn
  • Experience working on an automated marketing tool such as Hubspot

Company description

Our client are a well-established software house delivering cutting edge solutions to the training industry. We have ambitious growth plans and require driven, motivated employees to help drive the business forward.

How to apply

Apply here.