Digital, Communications & Content Executive

Newbury Racecourse is an award-winning sporting venue with a multi-functional site playing host to more than 30 racedays a year plus a wide range of other events including concerts, weddings and exhibitions while also being home to a 36-bedroom hotel, The Lodge and leading children’s nursery, Rocking Horse Nursery.

We are seeking a Digital, Communications & Content Executive to join our friendly Marketing Team and play a key role in creating and curating our digital content. This is an exciting full-time opportunity for someone who has knowledge of and passion for the latest digital trends and technologies. The successful candidate will be creative, organised and data-focussed, with the drive to jump straight into this role and deliver it with confidence.

Main duties will include:

  • Planning, managing and reporting on our social media activity across all key business areas – racing, hotel, nursery and conference & events
  • Regular use of insight and data to inform and optimise content output
  • Assisting with the delivery of Newbury Racecourse’s communications and PR strategy and associated activity
  • Delivering and outputting content which drives engagement and increases audience across social and digital channels
  • Assisting with content strategy, creation, capture and output across both digital and traditional channels
  • Writing, curating and outputting engaging written content

The successful candidate in this role will;

  • Have excellent writing and proofing skills, as well as a very keen eye for detail
  • Be self-motivated, creative and confident enough to take the initiative
  • Be innovative and imaginative; capable of creating engaging content and generating ideas
  • Use data and insight to inform content planning and output
  • Be familiar with the latest trends across social and digital channels

In return, we can offer a competitive salary and an attractive benefits scheme including:

  • 25 days holiday per year + Bank Holidays + days in lieu for weekend racedays worked (approx.. 12 per year)
  • Free annual Membership to the Racecourse for you +1, plus discounted tickets
  • Opportunities for training and career growth
  • Discounted Health Club membership
  • Reduced-rate childcare at the Rocking Horse Nursery on-site
  • Contributory pension scheme matched up to 5%
  • Private healthcare scheme
  • Life assurance scheme

To apply please email your CV and covering letter including current remuneration details to Erin Moakes at Conundrum Consulting Ltd.

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All direct and third party responses will be forwarded to Conundrum.           

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