Purpose of the role

Working as part of the digital team to build marketing projects and campaigns , this roles main responsibility will be to write clear, compelling wording ready for website publication.  If you can grasp project requirements quickly and offer valuable insight, we’d like to meet you.

Main Responsibilities

Write clear, attractive copy with a distinct voice for publication on both internal and customer websites. Use SEO principles to maximize copy’s reach. Edit and proofread copy as needed.

Core Duties:

A normal day in this role will cover everything from keyword and background topic research to website publishing. Whilst running through the final iteration of piece of writing, as a team-spirited, skilled and imaginative writer with an eye for detail you would help the team to achieve their goals and bring a creative writers voice to the company.

General Duties:

Adhere to company processes, policies and procedures, particularly GDPR data protection legislation and health and safety best practices around social distancing.

Ensure compliance with all relevant funding conditions and reporting requirements

Act as a point of contact for external enquiries and communication

Work in a way which celebrates diversity in practice, programmes and projects and encourages best practice

Act as a positive advocate of the company at all times

Ensure that safeguarding and health & safety policies are observed and positively implemented

Carry out any other reasonable duties as required and agreed with your line manager



This opportunity is funded through DWP so applicants, therefore, must be in receipt of Universal Credit.

Skills required:

Excellent communication skills as you’ll need to talk with customers and other team members

Knowledge of online content strategy and creation would be helpful but not necessary

What Technical Skills do you require:

Computer literate and confident in using Word Processor

Happy to learn new technology

Training to be provided:

All kickstarts have training included as part of the programme. This will be employability skills programmes and training for the role.

Personal Qualities:

Enthusiastic and committed 

Keen to learn and develop skills, and willingness to embrace change 

Ability to think independently and work within a team 

Punctual and Reliable

Things to consider:
You need to be 18-25 years old and on Universal Credit.
Future prospects:
As WordPress specialists we can offer training in making the most of this software to help enable search engine optimised rich and creative content. Creative Alliance will provide the Kickstart Placement with a mentor to provide ongoing support to effectively integrate them into the culture of the company and help them understand the professional standards we work to. They will receive external employability support from Creative Alliance who will help them produce a new CV and portfolio so they can compete for marketing positions after their six months on the Kickstart scheme. Once we have appointed our Placement we will look at which of the Digital Skills for Business courses (coding & web design; digital content production; design; digital marketing) best meets their development needs and they will attend that level 3 certified 60-hour tutor lead course provided by Creative Alliance.