Platypus Digital

£25,000 - £30,000 yearly
Platypus Digital London SE1, UK
Feb 08, 2019
The Content Marketing Executive at Platypus Digital will work with the Digital Strategist and Digital Advertising Manager to plan and create compelling copy and content for our clients to support their digital campaigns. Day-to-day, you’ll be managing the content creation for our charity clients. You’ll create campaign copy (short and long-form), manage blog and content generation, and write easily-digestible end of campaign reports to help improve our charity clients’ understanding of their campaign activity. Our team get lots of autonomy to show their skills, so you’ll be confident and independent enough to really shine. Ideally, you are: super-keen on content marketing; interested in making a positive difference for our charity clients; organised; lovely to work with; someone experienced with content creation, especially Facebook ad content creation and email marketing; someone who has worked in-house at a charity or in a similar agency-side role (ideally with 1 year’s agency experience or you have  been working in a media or communications role in a charity for 1 year+)   Platypus Digital is a digital marketing agency for the charity sector, based in London. We work with charities, social enterprises and other organisations doing great work. We believe that digital is a powerful force to get important messages in front of people when they need them the most. Why work for us? We want Platypus Digital to be a great place to work. We aren’t talking bean bags for seats or break out rooms with foosball tables. We mean the stuff that makes a real difference to your working life. We work with charities because we genuinely want to make a difference in the world and in order to do great work, we need a happy and fulfilled team. So at Platypus Digital, you get: a flexible working schedule – choose your hours, days and where you work from flexible holiday – we encourage staff to take time off when they need it, starting with a minimum of 21 days per calendar year, plus UK bank holidays your pension contributions matched up to 5% up to 10% of your time to work pro-bono for a charity of our choice £1,000 to donate to the charity of our choice in March each year Cycle to Work Scheme or rail ticket loan a new Macbook, PC or Chromebook of your choice a culture of believing in the expertise of our team, letting them lead projects a culture of finding and dealing with problems, not ignoring them the chance to try new things when you want to, without submitting long proposals in triplicate lots of training to build on your existing skills the chance to work with lots of different people at great charities the chance to showcase your work at our events, on webinars and our blog If you’re a great writer, love charities and are committed to our values, we’ll give you all the training and experience you need to progress in this role.   What you will do Content creation – 70% of your time Writing Facebook ad copy Writing email content Writing blog posts and landing page content for clients Writing blog posts and landing page content for Platypus Creating content marketing calendars Reporting – 30% of your time Work with the Digital Strategist and Digital Advertising Manager to write insights and produce end of campaign reports that are genuinely helpful to our charity clients Provide clients with regular updates on content performance Advise clients on what actions they should take as a result of the information in reports Working with clients and the team – all the time Work closely with our clients to make sure we get the most out of our relationship and they are happy with our work Tell colleagues quickly when something goes wrong so they can help fix it and make suggestions about possible solutions Talk to colleagues regularly about how projects are going and how well content is performing Spot new opportunities for our charity clients and for us as an organisation to improve and develop Key skills and experience Essential Experience of digital content creation, including Facebook ads, organic social content, web copy and email copy Experience of following brand and tone of voice guidelines Experience of writing for different types of projects and for different audiences Experience of longer-form content creation for blog posts Experience in working on lots of projects at once Strong attention to detail Really nice to work with A commitment to the work of charities Nice to have but not essential Experience in a digital campaigning or fundraising role within a charity Basic understanding of SEO Experience of working in agencies Managing projects using collaborative cloud-based tools Experience of telling stories through a variety of techniques – video, infographics, interviews, podcasts and/or an interest in these areas and a keenness to expand your skills Experience of using Mailchimp or other email platforms Basic HTML skills Tools you will use Facebook Ads Manager Google Analytics WordPress G-suite (Docs and Sheets) Asana Harvest Mailchimp Photoshop (or other image editing platforms)