UX Writer - Hybrid

Starts Early October
Duration 6 months, 40 hours/week
Status Freelance, possible extension and possible full-time
Rate $34 - $38/hr DOE
Our client, a global financial services company, is looking to hire a Digital / UX Writer for a 6 month hybrid contract role with the possibility to extend or convert to full-time.

The UX Writer must be able to be onsite 2-3 days a week (there are a couple of NYC office options and there is also a Jersey City, NJ office option but everyone is onsite 2 days a week and every other Friday).

The UX Writer will partner with design, research, product and tech to build and deliver intuitive, human-centered experiences across digital channels.

At first the role will involve rewriting content like a backlog of emails that need to be updated and the voice needs to be consistent across push notifications, mobile, email etc.

There is also a strategic component to the role so understanding how our client will communicate with their customers a few years from now and then writing and rewriting content with that goal in mind.

UX Writer Responsibilities
• Work with cross-functional partners to understand and align on project objectives, goals and requirements
• Leverage user insights and data to inform and optimize content
• Partner with designers to develop wireframes and iterative prototypes
• Write, shape and deliver digital content (UI, product education, navigation, etc.)
• Collaborate with content strategists to drive consistency across products and channels, leveraging voice, tone and brand standards
• Adhere to content governance and approvals process for assigned programs

UX Writer Qualifications
• Bachelor’s Degree (or higher)
• Minimum of 1-2 years’ experience in UX writing, UX design or other user-focused experiences and a digital portfolio showcasing that work
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Thorough knowledge of English language, grammar, spelling, punctuation and usage
• Proactive, solution-oriented mindset with strong attention to detail
• Experience working with brand and copy standards, including style, voice and tone
• Exceptional time management and organizational skills, including the ability to successfully manage multiple priorities, follow schedules and meet deadlines
• Experience working with cross-functional partners (designers, researchers, product managers, technical and legal/compliance) in an agile environment

Soft skills: shows initiative, comfortable taking ownership.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: alicia.capobianco@jobalert.creativecircle.com

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