Senior Content Manager needed for growing social sports business

Senior Content Manager for to be the voice of this sports brand in South London – £35-45,000

The Client

I’m currently working with my client on a exclusive basis to recruit an experienced Senior Content Manager. The role is based in a growing social sports company. You will spearhead all their content activity and be responsible for managing the brand’s online content which is at the heart of their digital strategy.

  • Full responsibility of the content/editorial calendar and brand tone/voice
  • Research around the consumer, what really motivates and engages them
  • Create ground-breaking, completely unique and tirelessly authentic content
  • Recruit and manage a market-leading network of content producers
  • Engage with members across the digital landscape in a compelling and personable manner
  • Continually test the success and optimise different platforms and messaging
  • Track & report the level of engagement and trace visitor paths back to long-term conversions
  • Create regular email campaigns, audience segmentation and advanced AB testing
  • Collaborate with key external brand advocates, influencers & celebrities
  • Build long-term strategic brand partnerships and collaborations

The Role as Senior Content Manager


  • You will have extensive experience of content production/syndication/collaboration
  • Consistent evidence of generating traffic via both traditional PR and viral marketing techniques
  • A daily publisher on all mainstream social media platforms
  • Experience of developing sophisticated eCRM strategies including audience segmentation, lifetime and life-cycle value, creation/design of email campaigns
  • Basic experience of the following packages (eg Photoshop, Illustrator, PremierePro)
  • Working knowledge of HTML/CSS and CMS systems (eg.Wordpress).
  • Advanced daily user of Google Analytics with a sound appreciation of both on-page/off-page SEO
  • Proven success in building strategic partnerships and income models in line with aggressively increasing traffic creation/engagement
  • Fluency in English with a strong written style
  • A true passion for sports and fitness, ideally with an interest in club sports
  • Direct experience of growing an audience for a brand and implementing and devising a content strategy for them

If you are a bright passionate Content Manager then please get in touch. This is an exciting and innovative youthful company that really believes in rewarding their staff and you will receive a generous salary alongside some really cool perks. You will have the freedom to make decisions with the support of a wider team in a truly collaborative environment. Email your CV to or give me a call on 07702502472