SJR is currently looking for an ambitious individual to join their growing team in London as a Social Content Editor. Responsibilities:
It takes a lot to get attention online especially attention for the right reasons. Youre going to help us get our clients the good sort of attention.
Working across multiple accounts, youll be coming up with and delivering innovative ideas for fantastic content that will get people talking and sharing, across all formats and all platforms. Youll need to be able to write and edit words to a professional standard, but this is not just about words.
Youll be seeking out the latest trends and tech to help us deliver amazing digital experiences, hunting down amazing people to interview and feature in videos, helping direct photo and film shoots, working with the design and multimedia teams on developing graphics, animations and ideas for new formats. Requirements: Essential:
- Demonstrable passion for and understanding of social media, multimedia, and innovative content formats
- Professional writing experience, preferably online
- Subject-matter expertise in two or more of the following areas:
o Science (esp. biology)
o Gender equality
- Interviewing experience
- Willingness to work across multiple projects, adapt and learn
- Social media content production
- Video production (scriptwriting, concepting, art direction)
- Infographic conception/creation
- Experience working for and with clients
As part of WPP, Group SJR is offering a wide range of employee benefits including:
25 days holiday + WFH between Christmas and New Year
- Corporate Gym rates
- WPP discounts
- Cycle of Work scheme
- Season Ticket Loan
- Private Healthcare
- Westfield Healthcare Cash Plan
The Biggest Publishing Company Youve Never Heard Of !
Dont take our word for it. Its how Fast Company described SJRs pioneering role in content marketing. Today with unmatched depth of talent, from strategists to journalists to multimedia creatives, and top clients across consumer, finance, energy, pharma, tech and more, we are the industry leader.
Group SJR was founded in 2004 and acquired by WPP in 2013 since which it has grown rapidly, expanding from New York and Los Angeles to San Francisco, London, Toronto, Mexico City, Paris and Sydney, now counting a staff of around 200 global strategists, writers, designers, multimedia producers, and developers.
Group SJR and JWT partnered to launch Colloquial in 2015 which has grown phenomenally by leveraging SJRs business model and JWTs brand expertise and client base.
Colloquial lives at the intersection of advertising, publishing and public relations, with storytelling and creativity at its core. We turn brands into publishers as part of their marketing and communications mix. It is a joint venture of J. Walter Thompson, the worlds best-known communications brand, and Group SJR, the biggest publishing company youve never heard of, and within the WPP family.
In London, the combined SJR and Colloquial business has boomed from a staff of one to 30 with several million in revenues and healthy margins in less than 3 years, and is the hub from which expansion into EMEA is managed while also continuing to develop significant UK growth.
Our employees have the ability to get stuff done with a can-do attitude and thrive in a fast-paced environment, delivering exceptional results to our clients, the worlds most innovative and competitive organisations within both B2B and B2C industries.