Vacancies

2 x Digital Marketing Executives

Crash Media Group is recruiting two Digital Marketing Executives to work across four of the largest websites in motorsports and golf - Crash.net, GolfMagic.com, Visordown.com, and MotoMagazine.co.uk

This is a great opportunity for a recent marketing/ social media graduate or marketing/ social media executive to put their skills and experience to the test and make a real impact at a renowned and rapidly growing media company.

Candidate Requirements
Key responsibilities:
  • Take full ownership of our main social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Pinterest, LinkedIn)
  • Inspire, entertain, and engage directly with our fans and followers.
  • Showcase fantastic content every day working directly with teams across the business to grow our social presence, and drive more traffic to our websites
  • Create and manage all our emails + newsletters to our members to increase visits, engagement, and promote internal and external campaigns
Essential:
  • Keen interest in sports and knowledge of the industry
  • Basic understanding of lighting and sound equipment
  • Experience in 3D animation
  • Experience working across a wide range of social media platforms
  • Experience managing + growing social communities
  • Basic design skills/ Photoshop
  • Email marketing experience – creating and sending newsletters/ solus emails
  • Creative, entrepreneurial, and happy to drive through own initiatives
  • Good understanding of SEO
  • Experience managing websites, using CMS, and CRM platforms
  • Interest in F1, motorsports, and/or golf
Good to have:
  • Experience working with brands and brand social media campaigns
  • Google Analytics/ Social media insights experience
  • Relevant degree in digital marketing/ social media
  • HTML knowledge
  • Facebook ads/ Use of Powereditor/ Twitter ads
  • Experience working to KPIs

Both roles are based in our head office in Farringdon, Central London, and the package is £22.5k + benefits including attending industry events.

If you are interested in the role please send your C.V and covering letter to james.knock@crash.net.

Junior Writer

Crash Media Group, owners of brand such as Crash.net - the largest digital motorsport brand in the UK - and Visordown the largest digital brand in UK motorcyling, is looking to recruit a full-time junior writer.

The majority of the role will be working across our motorcycle brands Visordown and Moto with some time spent on Crash.net.

You will be required to cover a wide variety of topics: bike reviews, product reviews, race reports and features, all with speed and accuracy. You may also be required to attend events based in the UK.

Candidate Requirements
Required:
  • A-level in English
  • The ability to generate a huge amount of content to a high quality very quickly
  • A good understanding of social media
  • An interest in motocross
  • Some contacts in the motorcycle/motorsports industy
Preferred:
  • Degree in journalism or media
  • The abilty to speak Italian, French or Spanish
  • An interest in motorsport
  • Photography and/or videography skills
  • Experience of posting web and social media content

The package is £18k + benefits. This role is based in our London offices.

If you are interested in the role please send your CCV and covering letter (which should include current salary details) to william@crash.net.

Assistant Producer/Motion Graphics Editor

Crash Media Group has undergone huge growth in the last 12 months and as a result we are looking to expand our video content team. We have 4 properties where we want to increase the output and quality of video content, they are: Crash.net, Visordown, Moto and Golf Magic.

The role responsibilities are to assist in the creation of video content across all Crash Media Group YouTube channels, with a primary focus on motion graphics based videos. As well as having good design skills, the applicant must have knowledge of camera equipment and experience in shooting on DSLRs or something similar.

Skills and Experience
Required:
  • Valuable production experience in a similar or relatable role
  • A collaborative and creative approach to work
  • Strong knowledge of Adobe After Effects CC or similar Motion Graphics based software
  • Experience shooting on DSLR camera equipment or something similar
  • Strong narrative editing abilities, knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro CC or similar editing software
  • Good design skills, utilising Adobe Creative Suite including Adobe Photoshop (Essential) Illustrator (Desirable) and Speedgrade (Desirable)
Desirable but not essential:
  • Keen interest in sports and knowledge of the industry
  • Basic understanding of lighting and sound equipment
  • Experience in 3D animation

This role is based in our London offices and the package is £18k + benefits.

If you are interested in the role please send your CCV and covering letter (which should include current salary details) to william@crash.net.

Drupal Developer

Crash Media Group has undergone huge growth in the last 12 months and as a result we are looking to expand our in-house development team. We have 4 properties where we want to increase the output and quality of content, technical functionality and user experience, they are: Crash.net, Visordown.com, MotoMagazine.co.uk and GolfMagic.com

We are looking for a full-time, London based Drupal Developer who will be primarily responsible for back-end/module development - although some front-end development and theming skills are also advantageous. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of industry trends and content management systems and experience with responsive and adaptive design. A detailed understanding of the entire web development process, including design, development and deployment is a must have requirement.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for designing and implementing new features and functionality.
  • Establishing and guiding the company's publishing website architecture.
  • Ensuring high-performance and availability.
  • Maintaining our publishing websites on the PANTHEON platform.
  • Managing all technical aspects of the CMS.
  • Working closely with front-end developers and customers to ensure an effective, visually appealing, and intuitive implementation.

Skills and Qualifications

  • At least 3 years professional experience developing web solutions in Drupal and PHP implementations in a LAMP environment.
  • Ability to architect enterprise Drupal solutions including data, display, and information architecture.
  • Advanced site-building experience including deep familiarity with Drupal modules such as CTools, Views, and Panels.
  • Experience creating custom Drupal modules.
  • Experience building responsive websites using Drupal CMS, HTML/HTML5, CSS/CSS3, and JavaScript/jQuery
  • Knowledge of PHP, PHP files and theme functions, and knowledge of the Drupal theme layer
  • Through understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle (e.g. Requirements, Design, Development, Testing) and exposure to Agile or iterative SDLCs.

Desirable but not essential

  • Keen interest in sports and knowledge of the industry
  • Degree level education

The role is based at our head office in Farringdon, Central London, and we are offering a competitive salary + benefits.

If you are interested in the role please send your C.V and covering letter to: james.hamilton@accelerateagency.co.uk