Commissioning Editor – Financial & Professional Services – Leading Content Marketing Agency.

This prominent content marketing agency is looking for a commissioning editor/writer with mid-level experience who can turn their hand to a diverse range of business content for a global professional services firm.

They require content covering a wide range of sectors, including financial services (from fintech and insurance, to banking and wealth management), life sciences, media, telecoms and aerospace.

The role involves originating briefs, writing, editing and sub-editing content, as well as commissioning specialist contributors through their Saas content platform.

 

Responsibilities 

  • Write, commission, edit and copy-edit short-form articles, longer features and digital publications.
  • Provide editorial support for the production of infographics, videos and event content.
  • Ensure content is of a high standard and helps the client achieve business goals. Content will often be aimed at senior executives.
  • Interview senior subject matter experts, CEOs and professional services partners.
  • Keep abreast of innovations in key sectors as well as news relating to the firm, their competitors and/or clients.
  • Develop ideas for content and identify new opportunities for content production.
  • Produce content for social media to support content distribution.
  • Report into the Strategic Editor and work closely with the Account Director.

 

Requirements

  • Confidence in interviewing senior figures and ability to adapt to new subject areas.
  • Ability to interrogate and delivering on client briefs.
  • Experience of large scale content campaigns and understanding of audience behavior across different media.
  • Ability to multitask and adapt quickly.
  • Good time management. Ability to meet tight deadlines and shuffle priorities accordingly.
  • Ability to work as part of an internal team, and develop good relationships with clients.
  • Working knowledge of social media and experience using it to effectively promote communications.
  • Understanding of challenges facing a global professional services firm.

 

This is an interesting role with the potential to work on a variety of other accounts within a friendly, dynamic and rapidly expanding business.

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