Staff Writer

WealthManagement.com

Remote, All Locations

Date Posted November 03, 2021
Industry Digital Media
Specialty Financial Writing
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary $75,000 to $80,000
Website http://www.wealthmanagement.com

Description:

Company Description

Informa Connect's Finance business offers cutting-edge market-driven content and facilitated networking, delivered through major branded events and year-round digital platforms to specialist communities in international finance.

We are the leading event organizer for professional finance communities, with specialist brands in Private Equity, Fintech and Wealth and Investment Management.

We run over 200 events a year, attracting more than 30,000 senior attendees and sharing the insight of over 6,000 expert speakers. Customers gain fresh insights, build relationships and create new commercial opportunities.

Job Description

Informa Connect’s Wealth Management Group is seeking a talented, energetic and self-motivated Reporter and Staff Writer to join our team. 

We’re looking for an experienced, innovative digital journalist to be a part of our growing Wealth Management group. We’re looking for a quick learner, strong reporter and concise writer to discover, define and track the stories inside the wealth management industry with a focus on the fast-growing registered investment advisor (RIA) channel, adding to our coverage of the latest news and trends around Wall Street brokerage firms, financial technology, regulators and asset managers large and small. We want a smart, digital-first reporter with a proven track record of digging for the stories behind the press releases, a reporter immune to jargon and one who can write crisp, compelling copy for a time-strapped audience. Along with news, commentary and proprietary industry research, our site delivers independent in-depth reporting, features and analysis of the wealth management industry.

Responsible for editing and writing industry-specific/technical content of interest to industry readership; coordinates with internal and external subject matter experts to generate and manage engaging and relevant information of interest. Conducts research and writes copy, tracks copy and graphic material, performs copyediting and proofreading, assists in the coordination of editorial, production workflow and planning.  Follows publication standards and policies.

The ideal candidate will be, or become, a recognized figure in the industry, willing and able to moderate panels and conduct knowledgeable interviews with industry leaders both in-person at industry events as well as online.

SCOPE OF INFLUENCE

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

 Editing and Writing (80%)

Content Coordination (10%)

Industry Networking & Other (10%)

Qualifications

Additional Information

Why work at Informa  

Employee experience is very important to us at Informa. On top of joining a supportive, diverse and ambitious team that welcomes all types of candidates. We are also flexible with different working patterns and prioritizes promotions internally. Our benefits include:

We know that sometimes the 'perfect candidate' doesn't exist, and that people can be put off applying for a job if they don't fit all the requirements. If you're excited about working for us and have most of the skills or experience we're looking for, please go ahead and apply. You could be just what we need! We believe strongly in the value of diversity and creating supportive, inclusive environments where our colleagues can succeed.  As such, Informa is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, or religious creed, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, military or veteran status, citizenship, or other protected characteristics under federal, state or local law.