Online content and engagement specialist, Farmers Guardian
AgriBriefing, Preston, UK

AgriBriefing’s portfolio includes the UK’s leading media brand for the agricultural industry, Farmers Guardian. Our key focus is on the trends and challenges for the livestock, arable and dairy farming sectors, in print and online. In addition AgriBriefing runs three premier events; LAMMA, the UK’s largest machinery show, CropTec which helps farmers and their advisors develop profitable and sustainable farming and the British Farming Awards.

Farmers Guardian is on the lookout for a digital content expert to help supercharge its online content and oversee its burgeoning social media presence.

With the largest social media presence in UK agriculture, Farmers Guardian’s online footprint has seen phenomenal growth over the past two-and-a-half years and we are looking for the right candidate to keep that momentum going.

With almost 2 million unique users visiting every year, the potential audience for our sector-leading content is bigger than ever before.

And with more than 250,000 followers across Facebook and Twitter, Farmers Guardian’s profile has never been higher.

That’s why we are on the hunt for the right person to work with our expert journalists to ensure their articles and videos are reaching as many readers and viewers as possible.

Reporting to the Editor of Farmers Guardian, this role is based at the firm’s Preston head office and offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

No previous agricultural experience is required, but a working knowledge of online content management systems is preferable.

To apply, please describe why you are the right person for the role in a cover letter and send it along with your CV to Ben Briggs:

Deadline for applications is Friday 10 January 2020.