Content Strategist

Boston, MA (Seaport)
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Cassandra Beard

Job Description:

Our large financial services client located in the Seaport District of Boston is seeking a SrDigital Product Content Strategist with user interface writing experience for digital products. This is an onsite 6+ month contract with Benefits - Medical, Dental, and 401K. 

Working with our 40+ team of writers and content strategists, this person will:

  • Write for the digital experience in a way that makes complex financial concepts easy to understand
  • Love learning and communicating investing and personal finance topics to help people become more confident about money matters
  • Collaborate with business partners, subject matter authorities, UX designers, and usability specialists
  • Be creative, strategic, and good-humored under tight deadlines
  • Use customer feedback, user research, and marketing metrics to drive continuous improvement of content quality and impact
  • Work with legal reviewers to ensure compliance
  • Follow brand guidelines

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Ability to write clearly, simply, conversationally
  • Knowledge of investing and personal finance basics a huge plus
  • Relationship-building skills and confidence to seek answers within teams, business units, and large organizations
  • Ability to work independently, quickly, and thoroughly to prioritize and complete tasks under multiple deadlines
  • Strong presentation and social skills
  • Experience writing for SEO
  • Flexible, agile mindset who can pivot based on what the data is telling us

Education and Experience:

  • Applicable undergraduate degree
  • Financial services or financial journalism experience preferred
  • 5+ years of writing for digital experiences
  • Experience working alongside a UX team preferred

Must Have Skills:

  • Content Writing background
  • Digital content (Website work, blogs, mobile)
  • UX exposure or experience is huge (have you worked with UX designers before or have an understanding of UX, when and where?)

Why do you want to work through AQUENT?

 - AQUENT offers an amazing benefits package. For every hour you work – we'll subsidize up to 85% of your medical, vision and dental premium.

 - A team of agents that are invested in your career. We offer resume and portfolio review, interview prep and access to online training.  

 - We offer the only referral program that continues to give back. Earn a cash bonus for every hour your referral works for up to 6 months.

Client Description:


Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:

- You're paid weekly

- Subsidized health and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)

- Access to Fidelity 401(k)

- Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward bus or train passes, etc.)

- Direct deposit for your paycheck

- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)

- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/

- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)


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