Editor – Car Keys

Role summary

  • Setting direction for Automotive content strategy
  • Overseeing all editorial and video duties for the Car Keys channel
  • Based in Liverpool city centre
  • Reporting to head of content and digital marketing
  • Managing a small but efficient content and video team
  • Well-suited to someone with experience in online content, fronting video and excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Fast-paced, fast-growing technology business
  • Market-competitive salary
  • Flexible working based on 35-hour week
  • Opportunity to increase annual leave based on length of service
  • wide range of benefits, including an on-site bar and free personal training
  • Send your CV or LinkedIn profile to careers@theleadagency.com or call 44(0)151 221 9889 to discuss the role

We’re looking for an ambitious editor with a passion for online content and video to take our Automotive channel to the next level.

We are one of our industry’s fastest-growing companies, with exciting plans for future growth. Our team has doubled in size to more than 100 people over the last 12 months and we are investing heavily to expand our expertise across the business.

We’re looking for someone who can maintain, improve and grow our Car Keys channel. We’re just launching a new site design and are developing future strategies to help consumers buy cars. You’ll have an active involvement in this exciting development.

This position carries a market-competitive salary and represents a great opportunity for someone to progress their career and challenge themselves within an exciting company.

You’ll spend your time…
  • Setting Automotive content direction and strategy, ensuring buy in from key stakeholders
  • Managing the content team
  • Managing and developing current and future content, writing articles and presenting video reviews
  • Maintaining relationships with car manufacturers for booking press cars for review and attending launches and events
  • Working with other teams and stakeholders to define how content fits in and aids wider agency strategies
The ideal candidate will have…
  • A minimum of five years in a journalistic background with a proven and demonstrable track record
  • An ability to think strategically and creatively
  • Excellent organisational and leadership skills with problem-solving ability
  • Ability to perform well in a highly dynamic, rapidly changing environment
  • You must be at least 25 years old with a clean driving licence: In order to be insured to drive certain vehicles, car manufacturers stipulate journalists must be at least 25 years old
  • It would be beneficial if you had a passion for cars
About The Lead Agency

We are a technology business that helps organisations find and convert new customers. Over the last 15 years, we’ve worked hard to establish a reputation for quality. It is one of the biggest reasons for our success and it sits at the heart of everything we do; from digital marketing to content creation to design to development to customer services.

As we grow our team, we’re looking for people who are ready to produce the best work of their careers. Who want to join and contribute to an environment in which people support and encourage each other. We want people to use their experience to help us fulfil our mission to connect people to products and services that fulfil their needs.

Send your CV or LinkedIn profile to careers@theleadagency.com or call 44(0)151 221 9889 to discuss the role. Alternatively, apply below.