Job Brief - Content Writer

Job Brief - Content Writer

The Winners Enclosure are seeking for a knowledgable, experienced and motivated content writer to work within our highly capable content team. Based in Manchester, the successful candidate will have a strong-knowledge of horse racing, knowing the ins and outs of the sport.

Key Responsibilities

  • Take pride in your work and perform to the best of your abilities at all times
  • Be able to work to a high standard whilst being grammatically savvy
  • Ensure everything being posted out is ‘on-brand’ and in line with the specified tone of voice
  • Create engaging pieces and content ideas that will elevate the brand
  • Constantly monitor analytics/insights across the site
  • Be able to use your initiative and gather your own news pieces using contacts within the horse racing industry
  • Have a clear understanding of working across social media platforms to promote the brand
  • Always be on the lookout for new ideas and exciting content opportunities

Skills & Knowledge

  • Excellent knowledge of horse racing, knowing specific key terms used in the every day goings on in the sport
  • Ability to create high quality original content on Photoshop (desired, not required)
  • Ability to edit video content (desired, not required)
  • Extreme attention to detail
  • Exceptional written skills; spelling, grammar & punctuation, in order to convey professionalism to viewers of the site as well as current and potential partners
  • Ability to work efficiently within a small team
  • A willingness to learn new skills and constantly improve your own value within the company
  • A key understanding of gambling and the betting industry
  • Degree in Journalism, Media or Literature (desired, not essential)

If you'd like to apply for this role, please send a cover letter and CV to [email protected]