The Scott Partnership Trainee Writer

Trainee Scientific Writer

About us: 

Based in Holmes Chapel, Cheshire, we are a global B2B PR and marketing agency. We are located adjacent to the station in Holmes Chapel, Cheshire. We provide services to clients based in scientific, global and industrial markets. We provide services to those clients internationally 

Our client portfolio is diverse and the role is therefore varied.  We are looking for an applicant who is willing to learn on the job, but who is not afraid to contribute. The applicant must be able to time-manage, as deadlines are a key part of the delivery. 

Our usual application policy is open to graduates only, however we will consider strong candidates who demonstrate a keenness to learn quickly and adapt quickly to the challenges of a very busy working environment, who can demonstrate excellent grammar.  

Preferences are either for graduates in a science, or lab-based experience or demonstrable adaptable skills.. 

Excellent organisation skills.  

Appreciation of grammar, spelling and punctuation. 

Literacy and numeracy. 

Good project and time-management required. 

Strong social media skills. 

Applicants must send a full CV by 31 March 2021. 

All applications received by that date will be considered. 

The position will meet the needs of the Kickstart scheme, but will also provide the applicant with on-the-job training as well as full support for employability. It is possible that the position might be extended to Full-Time work, so applicants must state their availability to work full-time as part of their application. 

Main Responsibilities 

Support client teams with writing for client accounts. 

Participate in interviews and calls with clients and their customers to explore and write up testimonials. 

Work with trade media and write scientific articles on behalf of clients. 

Write press releases for clients. 

Plan and research and write technical whitepapers and other in-depth pieces for clients. 

Work with the social media teams to advise on and write scientific social media content for clients.