Marketing Communications Writer

Employer
Edelman Financial Services
Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Closes
Jul 03, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Edelman Financial Services, one of the nation's largest and most well-known financial planning firm, is seeking a skilledMarketing Communications Writer to join our growing Marketing team. The Marketing Communications Writer is responsible for the creation of short-and-long form external marketing content to drive engagement in personal finance among diverse audiences. Develops, writes and edits content for a wide variety of on-and-offline channels. Responsibilities: Provide thought leadership on content strategy and integration of content efforts to support overall business goals.Develop, write and edit online content including web site copy, articles, blogs and social posts.Develop, write and edit marketing-promotional content including direct mail, brochures and digital, radio and print advertising.Develop, write and edit personal finance education presentations.Develop, write and edit White Papers and other long-form personal finance contentDevelop, write and edit client communications.Develop, write and edit public relations materials.Consult with and provide tailored content for business units to support acquisition initiatives.Special projects as assigned. Requirements: Bachelors' degree in Journalism, English, Communications or Advertising/Marketing.5+ years of relevant personal finance experience including educational and promotional content.Personal Financial Services Industry expertise required; knowledge of regulatory guidelines is a plus.Online and off line content capabilities.Demonstrated leadership in content strategy, audience engagement and impact.Demonstrated experience in online and off line content creation.Superior editing and copy writing skills.Basic understanding of content marketing and distribution.Ability to prioritize and complete multiple projects simultaneously, while adhering to set deadlines.Skilled in working independently as well as within a team in a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment.Superior project management skills.Ability to work with a variety of internal stakeholders.Strong computer skills.For more information: www.edelmanfinancial.com EOE. A comprehensive background check may be conducted on applicants for this position. Edelman Financial Services has an employment at-will policy.