SoGlos vacancy: Staff writer / copywriter

SoGlos is looking for a brilliant new staff writer / copywriter to join our thriving Creative Hub, as one of the journalists fuelling Gloucestershire's leading media brand.

Gloucestershire's leading media brand, SoGlos is recruiting for a staff writer / copywriter to join its team.

The SoGlos team is growing and we have an exciting career vacancy for an exceptional staff writer / copywriter to join our Creative Hub dream team.

Find out more about SoGlos and meet the SoGlos team, and read on for more details about this opportunity...

About the role

  • Researching and writing a wide variety of engaging lifestyle- and business-focused content marketing and editorial 
  • Writing for social media channels – specifically Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn
  • Proactively working with partners and SoGlos’s Partnerships Hub team to deliver successful campaigns 
  • Publishing and managing content through SoGlos’s innovative SoCMS platform
  • Subbing team members’ copy to ensure consistent quality 
  • Developing an understanding of SoGlos’s readers and hunting for great stories to engage them 
  • This is a full-time, permanent role, but part-time and / or freelance contractors will also be considered

About you

  • You are an exceptional writer who can quickly embrace SoGlos’s fresh, positive and timely house style  
  • You have meticulous attention to detail and faultless grammar and spelling
  • You are confident and have a positive attitude with excellent communication skills 
  • You are highly organised, adaptable and used to working in a fast-paced environment
  • Ideally you have experience creating engaging social media – primarily Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn – in addition to Threads, TikTok and X
  • You are tech-savvy and can embrace new technology with ease 
  • SEO experience would be a bonus 

Salary and benefits

  • Starting salary of £22,000 to £24,000 pro-rata, dependent on experience 
  • Being part of Gloucestershire’s leading media brand based in the heart of Cheltenham town centre 
  • Working closely alongside a brilliant team of creative, enthusiastic professionals 
  • Positive, supportive culture and working environment
  • Flexible working hours and hybrid office / home working options  
  • 25 days paid holiday plus bank holidays 
  • An additional day’s holiday for every year with the company 
  • In-house training and personal performance reviews 
  • Regular #SoGlosSocial team get-togethers 

To apply 

Email SoGlos’s office manager, Tracey Gamble, at with your CV and a short covering note about why you’re the perfect person for the role. 

The closing date for this role is 12pm on Monday 6 November 2023 and we will be shortlisting and interviewing candidates on a rolling basis, so please don’t delay in applying. 

We will not be using a recruitment agency to fill this role.

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