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01254 919000

[email protected]

Trident Park, Trident Way,
Blackburn BB1 3NU

SEO Copywriter

We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and driven digital content marketing individual to join our talented and creative in-house marketing team. The role will not be based on just one brand and will have the chance to make their mark across our wide range of businesses.

The marketing department are responsible for the entire groups inbound enquiries through practises including SEO, content, PPC, social media, PR and design. An applicant with a strong skill set in copywriting and design experience in any of the former would be beneficial.

This role is seen as a very important one to ensure we have a steady stream of content across all of our core brands.

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Up to £30k DOE
Full Time - Permanent
Employment Type
Job Reference
  • Work closely with the Digital Marketing Manager to help manage and maintain the content calendar for Hippo’s core brands
  • Write engaging content for the website, blog, social media, press releases
  • Optimising key landing pages across our web estate to perform for search
  • Complete regular content gap analysis
  • Assist the Social Media Exec on managing our social channels with regular posting of social content and managing engagement
  • Complete regular competitor analysis on social channels

Key Competencies

  • Experience in the Motor Trade or a passion for cars would be desirable
  • Competent copywriter and literacy skills
  • A good understanding of how content works for the web
  • Previous Use of Google Analytics

Personal attributes

  • Strong time-management skills a must
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Attention to detail essential
  • ‘Process’ driven
  • Ability to work on multiple projects
  • Self-disciplined, motivated and committed to delivering work to agreed deadlines
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Essential to be able to work within a team but also on own initiative
  • Good interpersonal, teamwork and collaboration skills
  • Flexible attitude and approach to working
  • Ability to pick up new tools quickly
  • 30 days annual leave
  • Rapid company expansion providing excellent development and career opportunities
  • Priority tickets to the fantastic Hippo Motor Group VIP box at Manchester MEN arena
  • Access to Perk Box – Cinema, Gym discounts, Free mobile phone insurance and many more
  • Great Staff rates on Car Finance
  • Friendly and supportive Work Colleagues and Management
  • Regular staff socials
  • Birthday off after 2 years plus 2% pay rise and £100 Meal voucher
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Complimentary office treats

Hippo Motor Group sells, on average, 800 vehicles every month, supplying a wide vehicle range from small city cars right through to high-end luxury vehicles. We specialise in offering tailor-made finance options to suit our customers’ needs. Continual business growth provides opportunities for our employees to develop and exceed within each role. At Hippo, we pride ourselves in providing excellent customer service which means our loyal customer base return to us year on year.

Applying for the Job

To apply, please submit CV & Cover Letter to our recruitment team at [email protected], or use the form below. Please be sure to quote the relevant role reference number found at the top of this page. We look forward to hearing from you.