Content Marketing Specialist

Job Locations UK-Nantwich
Job ID
Marketing & Strategy
Position Type
Full Time
Reports To
Marketing Sr Manager
Remote Office

Business Overview

Genus is an agricultural biotechnology pioneer. We are a global FTSE 250 company, headquartered in the UK, and listed on the London Stock Exchange.  Genus PLC has a presence in over 70 countries and a global workforce of over 3,000 employees and growing.  We are a worldwide leader in porcine and bovine animal genetics, partnering with farmers to transform how we nourish the world – a mission that is important to a sustainable future. 


Food consumption is expected to rise by 60% in the next 20 years. Our challenge is to affordably and sustainably meet that escalating demand while global resources diminish.  Our vision is clear: Pioneering animal genetic improvement to help nourish the world.

Role Overview

The Genus ABS Marketing Communications team is growing in EMEA! Opportunities include:

We are looking for passionate marketers with the ability to communicate with the farming and agriculture industry.


Join us at Genus ABS as an EMEA Content Specialist and be the lead on all things content, you will be skilled at creating excellent content, as well as optimising and repurposing existing material for SEO to increase brand awareness and drive leads. 


You will be the owner of written and audio-visual content for the brand’s EMEA websites, social media channels, email campaigns, webinars and mobile applications (apps). 


You will be comfortable creating content for third-party platforms such as guest blogs and magazine articles.


Reporting directly to the EMEA Communication Manager, you will have the trust to work autonomously to ensure all content has a high production value and meets brand and tone standards.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create and optimise content for all online and offline channels, including but not limited to: 
    • Social media posts 
    • Magazine articles 
    • Landing pages 
    • Blog posts 
    • Emails 
    • SMS Text & WhatsApp 
    • Point of Sale (POS) Brochures 
    • Presentations 
    • Videos 
    • Graphics 
  • Independently research and identify growth opportunities, including trends, competitor research, and audience building to craft high impact content
  • Analyse and report content marketing metrics and proactively drive improvements to increase engagement and conversions
  • Optimise all digital content for the Search Engine Result Pages (SERP)
  • Contribute to product launches and sales campaigns with engaging content to influence customers & prospects
  • Track all activity and, where possible utilise Hubspot marketing tools


  • Marketing qualification
  • Work experience in a similar role
    • Driving engagement across social media, search engines, web platforms (WordPress), email platforms (Hubspot) and mobile applications (apps); 
    • Hands-on experience with Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
    • Demonstrable communication standards across written and verbal content
    • Experience in using design tools to create owned content
    • Experience in marketing automation (Hubspot) 
    • Ability to use reporting tools effectively including Google Analytics, Hotjar, SEMrush or other similar platforms
    • Experience in creating and scheduling content 
  • Driving licence
  • Interest in agriculture

Job title: Content Specialist | Location: Nantwich, CW5 7JW | Hours: Full-time (8-hour shift) | Contract: Permanent | Schedule: Monday to Friday | Salary: £24,000 – £28,000 | Bonus scheme: Yearly | Availability: Immediate Start


  • Flexible schedule
  • Work from home
  • Free on-site parking and electric vehicle charging points
  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Wellness programmes
  • Gym membership and on-site tennis courts
  • Company pension (Enhanced by Genus)
  • Sick pay
  • Store discounts
  • Referral programme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Language training provided and support for continuous professional development (CPD)

Equal Employment Opportunities

Genus is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with anti-discrimination law, it is the purpose of this policy to effectuate these principles and mandates. Genus prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Genus conforms to the spirit as well as to the letter of all applicable laws and regulations.


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