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The Financial Brand is the second-largest publication in banking and host of the fastest growing conference in the industry. Currently, we are looking for an Assignment Editor.

Now Hiring: Assignment Editor

The Financial Brand publishes 12-16 articles a week (~800 articles/year), covering issues with a direct impact on banking providers’ growth strategies. The Assignment Editor will be responsible for finding these stories, then distributing and assigning them to The Financial Brand’s editorial team of 5-6 writers based on their skills, experience, schedule and/or availability.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • The ability to find and assign up to 1,000 content/story ideas annually
  • Five years’ experience finding and assigning content projects
  • Proven experience applying SEO strategies to generate pageviews
  • Five years’ experience working in WordPress in an editorial capacity
  • The ability to write and edit stories
  • Prior experience working in journalism
  • Some prior experience in- or familiarity with the banking industry

Location: Telecommute — Virtual/Work Remotely

To be considered for this position, please send an email to [email protected].

Now Hiring: Senior Staff Writer

The Financial Brand is looking for an experienced writer who can publish between 4-20 articles a month, offering banking executives advice and insights on subjects ranging from marketing strategy, digital channels, CX, data analytics, segmentation, personalization, digital transformation, and growth strategies.

Responsibilities include:

  • Writing compelling digital content for The Financial Brand
  • Ensuring content adheres to the site’s editorial guidelines and standards
  • Ensuring content meets pageview goals
  • Continually monitoring the industry to identify potential articles and new story opportunities
  • Uploading articles for publication into our WordPress-powered editorial platform
  • Working with design team on the production of visual material(s) supporting articles — e.g., charts, graphs, illustrations, photos

The ideal candidate will have:

  • 5+ years professional writing experience with a demonstrable portfolio
  • Exceptional writing skills (content requires little- to no editing)
  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision
  • Ability to thoroughly research subjects online (i.e., Google master), and be resourceful when seeking information, input and insights needed for articles
  • Understanding of the subjects frequently covered by The Financial Brand — marketing, CX, data analytics, strategic leadership, digital transformation
  • Experience within the financial/banking industry
  • Curiosity and an inquisitive drive to find answers

Location: Telecommute — Virtual/Work Remotely

Compensation: We can pay by the word, by the article, or negotiate a “bulk package” whereby The Financial Brand purchases a predetermined number of articles for a set amount (with payments made monthly or quarterly).

To be considered for this position, please send an email to [email protected].