Content Writer

Grove, Oxfordshire

Job Title:
Content Writer

Location:
Grove, Oxfordshire

Salary:
£25-£30k DoE

Contract Type:
Permanent, Full time

Reporting to:
Digital Marketing Manager

Forensic Access is a leading provider of forensic science services to the Criminal Justice System. We are expanding rapidly and looking for an experienced and creative copywriter who can hit the ground running in a fast-paced and fascinating industry. Copy will cover the editorial spectrum from producing industry leading thought pieces and white papers to writing engaging blog posts.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Writing pin-sharp copy across a variety of content types, including, services pages, blog posts, newsletters, press releases and social updates.
  • Create a messaging strategy and content that sells our services and builds advocacy.
  • Support stakeholders with written content across a variety of media from webinars to podcasts.
  • Managing company LinkedIn and Twitter accounts with updates and social interactions.
  • Handling and progressing inbound media enquiries across channels, including, print, radio and TV. Building outbound media relationships and PR opportunities.
  • Develop house style guide, content strategy and content calendar.
  • Assisting with internal communications.

Essential Skills:

  • Experience writing engaging B2B copy in a regulated sector.
  • Ability to articulate complicated ideas into understandable, compelling and creative copy.
  • A meticulous eye for detail and experience subbing your own work.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines on multiple projects.
  • Highly enthusiastic with great interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Highly organized and used to taking ownership of workload and deliverables.
  • Hands-on attitude, with the ability to work independently.

Desirable Skills:

  • Understanding of Keyword Research, Meta Data and SEO.
  • Understanding of Content Management Systems.
  • Experience working in a digital or marketing agency.

Essential Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Communications, Marketing or English

And/ Or

  • A minimum of two years’ work experience as a journalist or copywriter 

What we offer:

  • A role at one of the UK’s best forensic science companies.
    • 25 days holiday (excluding bank holidays)
    • Immediate pension enrolment & Death in service
    • Flexible work schedule

NB: You must be able to pass a SC/NVVP3 security clearance check and have the right to work in the UK.

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

COVID-19 considerations:
We expect this role to be a mix of WFH and 1-2 days per week in the office which is Covid secure.

Please send a copy of your CV, a cover letter and examples of relevant work to careers@forensic-access.co.uk