Defining the Successful Candidate
The successful candidate will be a great writer who grasps financial markets.
They will play a critical role in helping our team communicate our unique investing research process and approach to a large and growing audience of investors around the world.
The successful candidate will help represent the company brand across social media as well as investing newsletters and research products.
An entrepreneurial attitude and willingness to take initiative and identify creative ways to represent the company brand across social media, paying products and on our website
Write, edit, and oversee thoughtful market/economic insights to ensure the timeliness of our Macro team’s market calls are effectively communicated to prospects and paying subscribers
Create compelling social media content (primarily via the company’s Twitter handle) to further increase our expanding social media presence and engagement
Proactively identify interesting stories and developments based on our analysts’ market calls to be featured across our media distribution vehicles
Assist your teammates in writing, editing, and delivering assorted daily/weekly investing research products to our subscribers
Write email marketing blasts to our audience of subscribers and prospects
A strong grasp of financial markets and economics is essential to success in this role
Excellent writing skills are also essential to success in this role
Awareness of the most timely, topical financial market events and ability to filter these events through the company’s unique risk management process to communicate that with paying and prospective subscribers
Ability to effectively communicate the company’s value proposition to engage and grow an online investing audience
Knowledge of investing trends that drive engagement across social media platforms
Attention to detail is an absolute must
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Interest working in a fast-paced, dynamic, and highly collaborative, team-oriented environment
A great sense of humor and strong appreciation for the value of “teamwork”
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Finance, Economics and/or Journalism
Experience working at a financial media company, investing firm, or related is a definite plus
Experience on Twitter, Facebook and other social media platforms is a plus