SE1, London
£31,305 per annum (£26,853 plus £4,452 London Weighting)
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Job title: Content Writer

Region: London (Home Based)

Directorate: Operations

Contract: Permanent, full time 35 hours per week

Salary: £31,305 per annum (£26,853 plus £4,452 London Weighting)



About The Royal British Legion

The Legion is at the heart of a national network that supports our Armed Forces community through thick and thin – ensuring their unique contribution is never forgotten. We’ve been here since 1921 and we’ll be here as long as they need us.


Our Values and Behaviours

Does the following describe you?


  • A desire to provide a great customer service and support.
  • Enjoy and thrive in working in teams and with others.
  • Passionate about supporting the Armed Forces community and honouring their contribution.
  • Come to work each day to be the best you can and to learn and develop.
  • An encourager, eager to share your knowledge and experience to help others.


If so then we would like to hear from you ….


The Role

We are seeking an enthusiastic Content Writer to be responsible for researching information requirements to support the Legion’s Knowledge Base.


You will ensure that the Knowledge Base supports the Legion’s vision of being the lead provider of information for the Armed Forces community. The role involves originating, adapting and proofing material to suit the digital delivery mechanisms adopted by the Legion and that the information is written in plain English and within editorial guidelines.


You’ll be able to demonstrate an understanding of digital media and how these tools can be used to encourage engagement with our customers and within our organisation. The ideal candidate will able to write in a journalistic style, have excellent knowledge of English, be computer literate and possess impeccable attention to detail. We want someone who is a quick thinker, a problem solver and can analyse information quickly and effectively.


The role is primarily office based in London, however due to COVID 19 the team are currently working from home.  This role would likely begin remotely and then follow government and organisational guidelines on returning to the office, with potential opportunities to continue to work from home on a regular basis going forward.


How to Apply

Please apply by clicking ‘Apply online’


Closing date for this role is: Wednesday 28th October 2020


We reserve the right to close this vacancy when we are in receipt of sufficient applications. Should you wish to apply for this post you are advised to complete and submit your application form as soon as possible.

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Posted on: 14 October 2020
Closed date: 28 October 2020
Tags: Operations

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