Experienced radio creative writer

  • Division: ILR GB
  • Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
  • Location: Stoke-on-Trent
  • Department: Creative
  • Closing Date: 02/06/2017

Let us introduce ourselves.. We are the Wireless Group and we recruit awesome people.

We believe that if you work for us, we can offer an exciting career path within one of the UK’s largest media organisations. Wireless Group is part of News UK, which is part of News Corp – a global media business focused on creating and distributing content that educates, entertains, informs and inspires our customers.

Online, offline, at work and at play News UK is the proud owner of a stable of news and media brands including the Sun and the Times Newspapers, that span the most popular to the most respected, covering the highbrow to the lowdown; providing the first flash and the last word.

Wireless Group is now a part of News UK. Our Radio GB division operates four national radio stations; including talkSPORT the world's biggest sports radio station, and Virgin Radio. It also operates 12 independent local radio (ILR) stations in England and Wales, and a number of digital radio multiplexes throughout GB.

Right now we are looking for an experienced Creative Writer to join our multi-award winning Advertising Team at Signal 1 and 2 in Stoke on Trent.

One of our writers is heading off to another part of the world, and he’s leaving behind a pretty large pair of creative shoes to fill. We would have preferred him to take his shoes with him, but he’s leaving them behind anyway. They're in a box behind his desk.

That’s where you step in!

You’ll have a proven track record of writing successful radio commercials; you will be able to take listeners on mind twisting audio adventures. You will understand the power of sound and how to harness that sound into supersonic sales. You’ll have also worked closely with account managers and commercial producers, and worked together to create unforgettable, effective radio campaigns for clients.

In return, we can offer you a competitive salary, commission, and a one to one introduction to the woman who runs the chippy at the bottom of the road. Extra chips guaranteed!

So, if you would like to join our creative team, and take your writing career to the next level, then

apply below, stating why you absolutely have to be considered for this job. Feel free to include examples of radio scripts or creative writing to wow us.

Closing date for receipt of applications is: 5.30pm on Friday 2nd June 2017.

We’re looking forward to meeting you ……………….

Signal 1 & 2 and Wireless Group (GB) Limited is an Equal Opportunities employer

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  • “It’s really varied. You never know what to expect from one day to the next”

    Dan Seavers Senior Creative Writer

  • “It’s a job like no other, full of surprises, full of great people and great ideas. I often find myself laughing and thinking only here at Signal radio could that ever happen! It’s random, and I love it”

    Louise Rogers Senior Writer

  • “Always learning new skills everyday & always looking at further development training”

    Peter Clifton Account Manager

  • “I love helping local companies grow plus the variety of working here, no day is ever the same it offers so many different challenges and opportunities, it’s a 9-2-5 job with attitude”

    Lisa Peace Account Director

  • “Not everybody gets the chance to do a job they love every day. I’m lucky enough to do that in a fun and exciting environment, surrounded by great people”

    Rick Loynes Group Commercial Producer

  • “It’s great to work with people who are so passionate about radio, along with every day being completely different!”

    Russ Gibbons Account Manager

  • “It’s a great friendly environment to work in with hard working team. Fun and exciting industry to be involved in with new marketing forms constantly coming through – no two days are ever the same!”

    Zoe McLellan Account Manager

  • “Because it’s a fun and lively environment to work in – and no 2 days are ever the same!”

    Jo Clarke Senior Account Manager

  • “Working with a variety of business’s in different market sectors and helping them grow”

    Dave Sammons Account Manager

  • “Having now worked in radio for 15 years, I’m proud to be at Signal 1&2 and be part of such a heritage brand which is ingrained into the very fabric of our area.”

    Mark Wheaton Sales Director

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