Content Designer - Content Writer

Recruiter
J & C Associates Ltd
Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Salary
Market Rate
Posted
01 Dec 2016
Closes
08 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Content Designer - Content Writer - Government - Public Sector

If you have strong Content Writing and Design skills specifically for digital/web services please forward me your CV so we can go through this role on the phone.

This is an exceptional opportunity to work on a large, dynamic and long term project as a Content Writer - Content Designer in Newcastle

We're working with people across government to make government services and information simpler, clearer and faster for citizens and businesses.

All about you

If you want to join us, you'll need to be able to:

  • take complex language and processes and make them simple to understand
  • work with people who don't understand good web usability
  • be able to explain your decisions/edits clearly

All about us

We work together. You'll be expected to work with the whole team, on all and any of our projects. Sometimes at a moment's notice. That means working with developers, designers, creatives, policy people, legal people, senior management - anyone we need to, to produce world-class online services.

Main duties of the post

You may be asked to do a number of different things on a number of projects; this could include any or all of these things:

Specialist skills required for the content designer - content writer:

  • extensive experience of writing for the web, with proven ability of creating content that is accessible and usable
  • exceptional skills in convincing people that user needs and a usable approach is the only way to present information
  • proven experience in using metrics and user feedback to define/refine content
  • proven experience of working within a web application development environment, proficient in writing Markdown, picture sourcing and editing
  • experience in choosing the best format for displaying information to the user
  • experience in working with content publishing systems

Additonal skills:

  • Needs analysis
  • Transition
  • Quality
  • Leading and team working
  • Analysing evidence and thinking strategically
  • Identifying hidden or emerging issues and proposing decisive strategic action
  • Probing evidence to identify strategic trends and links
  • Analysing evidence from diverse sources to generate robust solutions and make timely decisions
  • Focusing on customers and stakeholders
  • Investing time to understand customer and stakeholder expectations and priorities, developing services to meet those needs, including when they change
  • Anticipating and managing problems, bringing issues and conflict into the open and taking pre-emptive action
  • Identifying and introducing improved services to deliver customer and stakeholder requirements

Please forward your CV so we can discuss the opportunity and send you a full job description

Content Designer - Content Writer - Government - Public Sector