Niche Writer

Job Introduction

You’ll be joining an ambitious, experienced yet experimental line-up right at the start of the venture. We’ve launched two brand new social media sites already ( and and now is the time to recruit the best people with the right skills and attitude to make them fly.
If you prefer to disrupt, rather than be disrupted, then this is for you. We have roles across editorial, customer, product – we will look to recruit on potential as much as experience, and attitude as much as academics.
We’re TeamNiche but our niche is brilliant people.

We believe in offering you ways to work which give you a good work/life balance – and you’ll never be on your own. Our new way of working keeps our journalists in the communities we serve, ensuring our coverage reflects real life, every day. You’ll be part of a team where everyone wants to see their colleagues succeed, with regular in-person meet ups, and constant training and development opportunities. You can play a role in helping to shape the future of journalism.
This is a home working role so can be based anywhere in the UK.

Role Responsibility – What will the role involve?

We want you to have a passion for digital storytelling and an obsession with making sure content is enticing for our readersYou will be an expert digital storyteller who can convey enthusiasm and passion.
You will be able to search, source, and produce accurate, relevant
content to meet reader demand
You will have an understanding of analytics, search trends, affiliates and
SEO, and organise content responsively
You will possess superb social media skills
Will be comfortable acting as an online ambassador for our niche brands

The ideal candidate

  • What are we looking for?
  • Communication, influencing and persuading
  • Collaboration, team working and managing relationships
  • Strong focus on using data to inform, explain and justify decisions
  • Results-driven, resilient, flexible and keen to apply learning
  • Interest in news & current affairs
  • Experience working with affiliates would be beneficial
  • Excellent attention to detail

So, who are we?

We are Reach plc, you might not have heard of us but we have probably met without you even realising it. We are home to the UK and Ireland’s most iconic digital platforms, magazines and newspapers. From the Mirror, Daily Express and OK!, to our regional titles such as the Liverpool Echo, BirminghamLive and the Manchester Evening News (plus lots more), our brands and the stories we cover are as varied as our people. We help all kinds of people share experiences through our stories because we believe this is what makes us human. Oh, and we should probably also mention that with a monthly readership of 47 million people, Reach is the largest commercial publisher in the UK. At Reach, not only will you feel better understood, you will also feel you understand other people better too.

Package Description – What can we offer you?

  • We are offering a competitive salary and benefits including;
  • 25 days holiday per annum
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Holiday purchase scheme
  • Simply Health Healthcare Cashplan
  • Free wellbeing apps and coaching support
  • Share save scheme
  • Inclusion Networks and Champions, giving all employees a voice
  • Lots of high street discounts!

Job Information

Job Reference: 008328_1632322750
Salary: Negotiable
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Industries: Media
Job Locations: England
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: digital media
Apply Now


Company Search

Job Search

Job Search

Company Search





Stay connected!