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Financial Website Writer/Editor
Ref No.: 17-11478
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 11/27/2017
My top tier client in Baltimore, MD is hiring a Financial Website Writer/Editor. Do you have a passion for the markets and investing? Do you want to spend your days working on the fastest-growing investing information Website? Read on...

Job title: Financial Website Writer/Editor
Location: Baltimore
Duration: Full time, permanent hire
Salary: DOE

Responsibilities:
  • This role's main responsibility is writing and editing content. Your goal is to help our site become a must-read for investors.
  • The content you'll write and edit covers a wide range of investing topics. We analyze specific stocks and sectors, explore emerging investing trends, go through "how-to” pieces, and point out the investment opportunities that come out of recent events/news. Our content not only focuses on current events but reflects our team of investing experts who have a combined 250+ years of market experience to share with readers.
  • You'll help produce and polish articles, reports, and graphics... research new ideas/investing topics... brainstorm story ideas... and learn our search engine optimization strategy.
  • You'll also be assigning stories for other writers, and be responsible for editing their stories. This will require vetting story pitches based on SEO and editorial needs.
Qualifications:
  • A proven understanding of finance and stock market fundamentals
  • A desire to work with investing material every day and follow stocks, big trends, and breaking news around the global economy and markets
  • The ability to take complex material and boil it down into a clear message about what it means for readers and their money
  • The ability to work quickly and accurately under daily deadlines
  • Experience with writing financial content preferred
  • Strong editing skills for story concepts, story angles, and grammar issues
  • The ability to communicate with writers on what needs to be done to improve stories throughout the editing process