Senior Writer - Money at Finder

Publishing & Editorial, Sydney sydney
Description
Posted 15 days ago

About the Role:

This is an incredible opportunity for a skilled wordsmith to take ownership of our loans and credit cards verticals, and drive our editorial strategy forward. If you’re an experienced journalist, editor or copy expert and you’re looking for your next challenge – this could be the role for you. 

Responsibilities:

  • Write and improve credit cards & loans content (including features, guides, product reviews, news etc) for Finder on a daily basis, while working in tandem with the Editor and other writers.

  • Build on your background in finance, and maintain excellent subject expertise. 

  • Leverage existing industry relationships and stay on top of industry trends/ regulations.

  • Make complex topics easy to understand. You’ll write content that helps Australians make better personal finance decisions about credit cards, personal loans, business loans, short-term loans & buy now, pay later services. 

  • Contribute to multimedia projects like video content, podcasts or social media content creation when required.

  • Stay abreast of all SEO developments.

  • Understand how the content relates to revenue.

  • Support the internal Finder PR team with content, ideas and other tasks when required.

  • Support paid marketing team with ad-hoc projects.

Desired Experience and Skills:

  • Understanding of the finance / lending industry in Australia. Maintain compliance, and ensure our content adheres to Australian financial regulations.

  • Capable of ideating, writing and editing high-quality finance-based articles in a fast-paced environment. Our deadlines can be daily, weekly and monthly – the variety and pace is dynamic.

  • The ability to translate complex financial jargon (such as from a Product Disclosure Statement) into simple language.

  • Ability to assist our award-winning PR team with ideas and pitches. We may require you to be the spokesperson for money at Finder, so you must be comfortable with speaking to various media outlets.

  • Enjoy working with a team of like-minded journalists, writers and editors, with a common goal of creating meaningful content.

Application process:

If this sounds like the kind of opportunity you've been looking for, select the 'Apply Now' button below to submit your cover letter, resume and 3 writing samples. Use your cover letter to introduce us to you; we want to know who you are, what you've worked on and why you think you'd be a great addition to the Finder team.

Inclusion

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. 

Salary range: $75,000-90,000 + super