Content Manager - Football & Racing

Job description


Role Highlights:

🚀 Own, lead & deliver our multi-sport strategy with autonomy & trust!

🗣️ Have your say and ideas actioned on content strategy & channel growth

🤑 Earn up to 20% bonus of base salary

❤️ Produce multi-sport content fans love; with a focus on Football & Horse Racing

🏆 Join a multi-award winning social media & performance marketing team


We’re looking for a Content Manager to help us deliver the next generation of cross-platform sports media content. With circa two million engaged users, oodles of live sports data, influencer partnerships and Checkd-owned products -- we are perfectly positioned to dominate the market and provide our audiences with rich, relevant and impactful sports content they can trust!


What does a Content Manager do at Checkd?

As our Content Manager, you’ll be pivotal to driving content strategy across our multi-sport, multi-social channels with a focus on audience engagement, follower growth & the commercialisation of content. As you can imagine, that means the role will be pretty diverse and will require you to manage a range of activities including: 


  • Managing overall content delivery strategy across the Checkd brands
  • Executing best in class content to engage with existing audiences and acquire new followers

  • Organising filming with partners and talent

  • Collaborating with our internal brands to deliver efficient content, satisfying partner requirements

  • The leadership of the wider content team, freelancers and talent

Job requirements


Who’s going to be suited to this role?

Ideally, we’re looking for a content manager with a proven background curating premium sports media content. The major focal sports you’ll be covering are Horse Racing & Football, so experience across these sports would be a major advantage.


You should join us if you're a Content Manager who is:

  • Confident in leading premium sports content strategy across multiple channels

  • Passionate about sports, but with a particular focus on football and horse racing

  • Comfortable working within multi-channel social media content teams

  • Creative and has the ability to scale up content output across brands, whilst looking at new ways to stand out from the crowd

  • Able to consider social growth and engagement levels across brands, whilst maintaining specific guidelines and tone of voice.

  • Up to date with hope to commercialize and/or monetise modern social media channels, specifically Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and TikTok


About Checkd Group


Hey! We're Checkd Group; a collective of sports fans, performance marketers & software engineers who use data to provide statistical insights, meaningful content and engaging experiences to sports betting customers world-wide.


We run one of the UK’s largest sports communities (circa 2,000,000,000) and via our hyper influential brands Footy Accumulators, The Winners Enclosure & Oddschanger, we amplify the reach and drive performance for some of the biggest brands in sport.


What’s in it for you?

💰 Competitive base salary

🤑 Upto 20% Bonus (of base salary)

🏝️ 28 days holiday + holiday loyalty scheme + birthdays off

🤝 Company Pension Scheme

🏡 Work from home + flexible working

🍔 Free lunch last Friday of the month

⚽ Turn your passion for sport into your work