#129721

Digital Content Editor / Writer

Location:
NYC
Job Terms:
Permanent
Salary:
BOE
Start date:
06/18/2018
posted by:
Geoff Goodman
Date:
03/06/2018

Job Description:

One of our Fortune 500 Financial clients is seeking a multi-talented candidate to be its  Digital Content Editor/Writer on their award-winning marketing and communications team.

The ideal candidate is an experienced professional with financial or technical writing experience for the web and working knowledge of Content Management Systems who can;

Take a leading role in developing, implementing, tracking, and optimizing digital marketing projects across multiple channels. We’re looking for a candidate who is curious, self-motivated, responsible, hardworking, detail oriented, and comfortable working both independently and with a team in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist and collaborate with Department leaders in the planning and execution of all digital marketing content, including social media and promotional projects
  • Manage the distribution and promotion of content on multiple social media platforms as well as other external sources
  • Help to create, edit, and drive content via different delivery vehicles including web, video, email, and print
  • Edit and write about our firm’s products and strategies as well as creating digital material to promote mentions for online and print media
  • Collaborate with staff to brainstorm content topics
  • Assist with the preparation and review of RFPs
  • Collaborate with internal teams to create landing pages and optimize user experience
  • Input content into our customized content management system
  • Edit content using appropriate software
  • Coordinate with the firm’s Legal Department to ensure that all materials comply with the industry’s regulatory standards
  • Adhere to and reinforce  editorial voice
  • Proofread, copyedit, and fact-check materials

Requirements:

  • Experience as a digital writer/editor
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Experience working with Content Management Systems and related software
  • Knowledge of HTML
  • Background in communications, marketing, journalism, PR, and/or advertising is a plus
  • Experience in the asset management or a related financial services industry, with a focus on content marketing, is a plus
  • Education: Four-year college or equivalent education and experience.
  • Minimum of two years of similar work experience
  • Candidate needs to be comfortable working in a deadline-driven environment that often has changing priorities. He or she must be self-sufficient, motivated to excel, well-organized, and possess strong analytic and problem-solving skills