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JOB VACANCY | Digital Content Producer

Role: Digital Content Producer

Hours: Permanent (weekends required)

Location: Leigh, Leopards Den, Leigh Sports Village, WN7 4JY (travel required)

Salary: From £25-28k pa

Love sport? Avid Social media user? This could be the job for you. As a Digital Content Producer you will be on the front line of the Clubs communications and have your finger on the pulse of all things Leigh Leopards. This includes working closely with the coaching team, players and supporting staff!

We are currently seeking a motivated, energised, and creative Digital Content Producer to provide unique and engaging content across all the Club’s digital and social media platforms. Your role will enhance our media platforms and market the Leigh Leopards brand.

We are looking for a highly creative individual who will create exciting, engaging, and cutting-edge content that informs and excites fans to want to be part of our journey. Experience of copywriting is also desirable to assist with writing match reports & website articles.


• Create graphics across all digital platforms form our social media platforms to our website.

• Lead on and manage the Club website ensuring all content is accurate and up to date.

• Deliver the matchday social media content, translating in game action into exciting content for fans.

• Produce written content for the official Club website and matchday programme.

• Produce regular, accurate and engaging multimedia content to tight deadlines.

• Utilise the CRM system to create segmentation for digital marketing campaigns.

• As part of the matchday entertainment schedule, generate and deliver social and digital media fan
engagement initiatives to promote all fixtures.

• Arrange and manage regular social media interaction between followers and players/coaches/staff.

• Assist with Club partners and sponsorship activations across our social media channels.

• Attend all media and Club events to obtain social and digital content.

• Identify popular social media trends that the Club can utilise, as well as influencers to raise the
Club’s brand and profile.



Degree in Media Production, Graphics or Journalism is desirable.

Skilled in Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator software (Other Creative Cloud skills desirable).

Good written and proofreading skills.

Relevant experience in a similar role is desirable.

Experience of working within a professional sporting environment is desirable.


Dynamic and engaging person with a passion for being the market leader in digital and social media content.

Creative thinker with an obsession for attention to detail.

Excellent interpersonal skills, strong cultural sensitivity, and first-class customer engagement skills.

Committed to always demonstrating the highest professional standards of operation and delivery.

Excellent communicator and the ability to communicate effectively with a diverse range of people.

Able to present a highly professional image when representing the Club.

Positive mind set, resilient and able to balance multiple priorities whilst remaining focused.



Due to the nature of the business, and the role, this is not a standard Monday- Friday 9-5 job. Requires flexibility towards working hours, including the requirement to work at all home and away fixtures, plus various events on evenings, weekends, and Bank Holidays.



A current CV & a portfolio of work, together with salary expectations and an introductory letter setting out why you feel you would be an appropriate candidate for this role, should be emailed to steve@leighrl.co.uk. Application deadline 30th November 2023, interviews available throughout the application process.

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