Outside.co.uk Vacancy - Web Content Editoradded May/2013, see all Outside Ltd news & reviews
announcement by Outside Ltd
Full time staff member required to join the Outside.co.uk team
Title of the position: Web Content Editor
Company Name: Outside Ltd
Location: Hathersage, Derbyshire
Salary: From 17.5K p.a. Depending on experience
Hours: Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Date Advertised: 13/05/2013
Interviews: Interviews will be held week beginning – 27/05/2013
Start Date: The position is available immediately
Applications: Please Email C.Vs with a covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Outside Ltd is one of the premier specialist outdoor retailers in the UK and is looking for an enthusiastic individual for the role of Web Content Editor. The role involves researching, writing and editing content for the Outside.co.uk website including features, descriptions, reviews, blogs and guides. As well as written content the job will require the successful candidate to source, edit and resize product images.
The role also involves website stock management responsibilities; liaising with the website manager and head buyer to create new product records and the stock control system to update existing products.
Key areas of responsibility
- Researching and writing product descriptions and sourcing images
- Regularly review and monitor website content and performance
- Plan, write and create the monthly email newsletters
- Website banner advertising administration
- Recording weekly/monthly site statistics
- Liaise with the shop managers to input blogs and reviews onto the website
- Liaise with suppliers and colleagues on the development of relevant content for the website and email newsletter
- A good working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
- Experience of Adobe Photoshop or other photo editing software
- Experience researching, writing and editing SEO driven online content
- Experience using Illustrator or equivalent graphic design software to produce online graphics
- A keen interest in climbing and outdoor equipment
- Although formal typing qualifications aren't required the job role does involve a lot of typing so being able to type quickly and precisely is important.
- Experience researching, writing and editing online content
- Good communications skills
- Ability to manage own time and prioritize responsibilities
- English writing skills are essential with a minimum of GCSE English language A to C or equivalent
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