Freelance Banking/Finance Writer

Wpromote | Unknown | 5 months ago

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Wpromote is an award-winning online marketing firm headquartered in El Segundo, Calif. Founded in 2001 by Michael Mothner, Wpromote has helped hundreds of clients from Fortune 500 companies to small startups grow their businesses online through search marketing, mobile and social. Integrated search engine marketing clients include Bayer HealthCare, Toyota, Verizon, Scion, TOMS, Dickies, Cleveland Golf, TUMI, Zenni Optical, DirectBuy, and QlikView.

The Role
You will be working closely with the Content Marketing team to write monthly website content, mainly blogs, for our finance and banking client!

You Will Be
Communicating directly with and taking direction from Wpromote’s SEO and Content Marketing Managers
Writing monthly website content, mainly blogs, banking service pages, and banking product pages
Performing research on your client and becoming an expert
Performing research on your assigned monthly topics to create unique, quality content
Utilizing SEO best practices in your writing including the body, headings, and titles
Adhering to brand guides, adjusting your writing style to match the writing style of our client, and using verbiage that speaks to our target market(s).
Reviewing and proofing your work to ensure your copy is high-quality, clean, and error-free
Making edits and revisions as needed

You Must Have
Bachelor's degree; English, Writing, Finance, Economics, or related field preferred
Extensive experience writing on banking and financial services — we are looking for a real financial expert! Topics you may be asked to write on include: bank or credit union services, credit cards, checking accounts, savings, bill pay, CDs, home equity, mortgages, wealth management, investing, refinancing, loans, etc.
The lingo of the financial market
Knowledge of SEO best practices and experience writing SEO-optimized copy
Solid MS Office and Google Docs skills
The ability to be efficient, detail-oriented, and reliable
Proven experience writing to different target audiences and adjusting your writing style as needed
The capacity to answer emails in a prompt manner and occasionally talk on the phone (reminder: This is a remote/freelance position)