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Content Manager

Join the team at SCHQ

We are on the lookout for an experienced Content Manager to join our dynamic team here at Secret Compass.  This is a contract role for 2 days a week.

Working with our Marcomms team, and reporting directly to our Marketing Manager, you will create engaging content for our journal and manage our email subscriber list – making sure our subscribers are kept up-to-date with the latest SC and adventure news.  With a mix of truly unique expeditionary and TV & Film projects to talk about this is the perfect role for someone with a passion for the outdoors and authentic adventure travel.

Main responsibilities:

  • Producing copy that will inform, entertain and excite our customers about our new and existing expeditions and TV & Film projects
  • Managing the SC email subscriber base and our e-newsletter
  • Running quarterly competitions in conjunction with relevant companies in the adventure arena to build our subscriber base, suggesting and reaching out to companies where required
  • Working with our SEO agency to produce compelling and unique content for our journal
  • Supporting the marketing team with marketing campaigns, including emails, content and optimisation projects

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a Content Manager, preferably in adventure and outdoors
  • Superb copywriting skills and an eye for design
  • Proven experience at a relevant brand, marketing agency or adventure travel business
  • You’re dynamic and self-motivated
  • A self-starter, with the ability to work hands-on to deliver campaigns
  • Passionate about producing great content, with a sense of ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on the company’s success
  • A good understanding of standard and current SEO practices
  • Proficiency with an array of relevant tools and software, including G Suite, WordPress and Mailchimp
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • A passion for adventure and the outdoors

About Secret Compass

To us nothing is impossible and nowhere is unreachable.  Secret Compass lead pioneering expeditions to the most remote regions of the earth and have designed some of the most ambitious film shoots on the planet.  We’re a fun, friendly bunch, who work hard and play harder, always managing to fit in our favourite outdoors fix; you’ll find all sorts here, from climbers and mountain bikers to cavers and surfers.

To apply follow this link and complete the application form.