Hey there! We’re Morning Brew—a bunch of smart, dedicated people focused on disrupting and redefining the traditional business content landscape. Also, we’re nice and have great swag. We are looking for a Personal Finance Writer to join our team.
Morning Brew’s HQ is in New York City, but this role can be remote if needed.
It's our goal to make the world more engaging for the modern business leader. How? By giving our audience the content they need in a way they actually enjoy. Across newsletters, podcasts, social, and (soon) even more, we're building something special. Want in? Read on.
Oh yeah, just so we’re clear…We’re not a coffee company.
Morning Brew is looking for a full-time writer to help launch a new content franchise in the personal finance space. The bulk of your work will be producing content, but you will also think strategically about growing the overall franchise. This is a unique opportunity to lead an important new vertical for Morning Brew before Day 1.
Responsibilities · Write engaging and accessible personal finance content, covering topics such as debt, investing, budgeting, and taxes · Ideate and execute on creative ways to repackage and repromote content across web, newsletters, and social media · Conceive of and execute tentpole editorial initiatives · Interface with the target audience on email and social · In conjunction with the Managing Editor, work with growth and product teams to launch and grow a best-in-class personal franchise brand
Qualifications · Deep interest and proven expertise in the personal finance space · At least 5 years of total writing experience and at least 2 years in the personal finance space · Ability to write in the Morning Brew style (clever, engaging, informative, witty) · Understanding of how to leverage multiple platforms (from Twitter to live events) to engage with audiences · Understanding of audience discovery best practices, especially in search and social, to inform content creation · Combination of attention to detail and creative, strategic thinking · Excellent communication skills with a mindset for collaboration · Ability to operate in a high-pressure environment with tight deadlines
Perks While being surrounded by a bunch of cool people who look great in crewnecks is its own reward, we thought we'd sweeten the pot even more with some perks: · Annual learning credit: Want to learn something new? We'll pay for it. · Unlimited sick and vacation time: And trust us, unlimited means UNLIMITED. · Remote work optional: Work from home, work from the office, work from the moon, you decide. · 401(k) employer match: Helping you be ready for the future in the present. · Premium healthcare partially covered by employer: Trying to make getting sick less awful. · Work from home stipends: Upgrade your home office on us!
Morning Brew is committed to building a diverse and inclusive team that’s representative of our audience.