Financial Services Copywriter

Location Weehawken, NJ (Hybrid)
Starts Next Month
Duration 1 year, 40 hours/week
Status Freelance
Rate $60+ per hour, DOE
Our client, a global financial services company, is looking to hire an experienced, strategic Copywriter for 12 months of freelance, fully remote; this role is remote until a date is set for return to office (NJ, commutable) and even then, the hybrid work schedule will be discussed/negotiated with the hiring manager.

Qualified Writers must be comfortable with working with all media types (email, web, social, digital). This is a fast paced, high volume environment so the ability to meet deadlines in a timely manner and handle multiple projects simultaneously is key.

Financial Services Digital Writer Duties
Actively deliver multiple projects within tight timeframes and follow-through from concept to final launch
Create solutions that meet measurable business goals and merchandising objectives according to requirements
Create content with SEO best practices and meet accessibility requirements
Partner with marketing, communications and other internal teams to execute internal and external marketing communications
Craft compelling content for websites, social media and e-mail campaigns promoting solutions, thought leadership and events to drive client and advisor conversations
Projects will include: responsive website/page design, wireframing content, social media and interactive ad units, mobile applications/platforms, HTML e-mails, interactive and static infographics, interview, live action and motion graphic-animated videos and some analog experiences, too (a vast range of print collateral materials)

The Copywriter will embrace and interpret the brand and tone of voice while continually finding ways to adapt it to address client, advisor, business and cultural needs in relevant ways in both digital and offline channels.

Financial Services Digital Writer Qualifications
At least 10+ years advertising/marketing creative writing experience and a portfolio of work that shows it off, especially digital writing expertise
Clear understanding of compliance and regulatory standards to ensure content does not pose a risk to firm
Expert in ideation and copy development for digital/web and collateral
Able to distill complex data and subject matter into human and relevant stories that resonate with ultra and HNW (high net worth) clients and prospects
Confident persuasively presenting creative at conceptual and detailed levels
Able to pitch and rationalize work in terms of client and advisor needs
Adept creating digital content in addition to writing conceptual headlines and longer prose
Able to think on the fly when needed and make creative adjustments
Approach the job with an open mind and positive outlook; comfortable with change and able to respond smoothly to emerging opportunities and shifting priorities
A quick learner with a curious mind and passion for writing and interactive web experiences who can thrive in a corporate yet entrepreneurial environment
Soft skills: not afraid to ask questions, proactive, resourceful, positive and organized

This is a long-term Financial Services Copywriter opportunity (remote to start but eventually potentially hybrid, onsite in Northern New Jersey)!

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Mubashir.Sayyed@jobalert.creativecircle.com


About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.