SoGlos vacancy: Staff writer / copywriter

SoGlos is recruiting for a new staff writer / copywriter to join its thriving Editorial Hub as part of Gloucestershire's leading media brand.

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

SoGlos is looking for an exceptional staff writer / copywriter to join its Editorial Hub dream team.

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

About the role

  • Includes 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 – while developing strategies to grow these audiences 
  • Proactively working with partners and SoGlos’s Advertising Hub team to deliver successful campaigns 
  • Publishing and managing content through SoGlos’s CMS 
  • 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 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 with faultless grammar and spelling
  • You are confident and have a positive attitude with excellent communication skills 
  • You are highly organised and adaptable within a fast-paced environment
  • Ideally you have experience creating engaging social media and proactively growing audiences – primarily Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn – in addition to TikTok and Twitter 
  • SEO experience would be a bonus 

Salary and benefits

  • Starting salary of £22,000 to £25,000 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 who really care 
  • 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 start date is January 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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