El Segundo, CA, United States
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ofollow noreferrer noopener\ class=\external\\u003eLearn More About What We Do\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/p\u003e\u003cp\u003eHave you always dreamed of having your work to be featured on a number of major finance and news online publications such as Yahoo, TIME, AOL, MSN and more? This is your opportunity!\u003c/p\u003e\u003cp\u003eGOBankingRates, a division of ConsumerTrack Inc., has an immediate need for a data-driven Personal Finance Writer to join our Content Team. The Personal Finance Writer will use their informative and investigative wordsmith skills to write helpful, in-depth articles, surveys, rankings and studies related to personal finance, business and consumer trends, the economy and more.\u003c/p\u003e\u003cp\u003eWe’re not looking for someone who can Google “how to save money” and regurgitate what they read on other personal finance blogs. We need a stand-out financial journalist or data reporter who is comfortable analyzing data, finding original sources, and dissecting complex information for our large audience. He/she will work directly with the Deputy Editors and with a multitude of expert in-house and contributing writers and authors to publish what the world wants to know and share.\u003c/p\u003e\u003cp\u003eIf you are ambitious, driven, self-motivated and want to work in a fun, collaborative environment that is as diverse, adventurous and open-minded as the content we create, the Personal Finance Writer job is for you!Write high-quality, in-depth personal finance content for national GOBankingRates site and partner sites. Types of content will primarily include: \u003c/p\u003e\u003cul\u003e \u003cli\u003eLong-form financial surveys, studies and research-based content \u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eMedium to short-form analysis of the latest data findings and finance trends reported in the news \u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eWork with content data researchers and editors to execute research-based articles \u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eWork with Content, PR and Marketing team members to craft content that meets business objectives and is effective across all channels \u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eRespond to media inquiries, representing GOBankingRates from an expert perspective \u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eHelp develop and evolve the GOBankingRates voice \u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eWrite evergreen partner and SEO content pieces on adhoc basis when needed \u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eWrite core personal finance partner and SEO pieces on adhoc basis when needed\u003c/li\u003e \u003c/ul\u003e\u003cul\u003e \u003cli\u003eDegree in Journalism, English, Communications or related field, and/or credentialed in financial field \u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eAt least 3 to 5 years covering personal finance, economy, banking or similar \u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eExperience writing long-form, data-heavy articles, surveys, studies and/or rankings \u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eCandidates with a professional designation in the financial field are strongly preferred, though extensive experience writing on personal finance will also be considered. Examples of professional designations: \u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eCFP, CPA or similar certifications \u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eRFC (registered financial consultant), RIA (registered investment advisor) \u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eBroker-dealer \u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eEmployee in banking or financial service industry \u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eAbility to handle heavy writing workload while meeting editorial standards and guidelines \u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eFamiliarity with writing for an online publication, with basic understanding of SEO, HTML, and WordPress or similar CMS \u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eKnowledge of AP Style \u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003ePlease send a brief cover letter, resume, and links to 2-3 published writing samples. \u003c/li\u003e \u003c/ul\u003e\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eGood to have skills:\u003c/strong\u003e\u003c/p\u003e\u003cul\u003e\u003cli\u003eProfessional designations or certifications: CFP, CPA or similar certifications \u003c/li\u003e\u003c/ul\u003e\u003cul\u003e \u003cli\u003eCompetitive salary with excellent growth opportunity; we pride ourselves in having a team that exudes leadership, high initiative, creativity, and passion.\u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eAwesome medical, dental and vision plans with heavy employer contribution.\u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003ePaid vacation, holidays, and sick days.\u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003e401k- We match 3% of employee’s salary after the first year of employment.\u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eIn-office gym and weekly fitness and yoga classes.\u003c/li\u003e \u003cli\u003eFully stocked kitchen with snacks and beverages.\u003c/li\u003e \u003c/ul\u003e\u003cp\u003e\u003cem\u003eWe are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law\u003c/em\u003e\u003c/p\u003e
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ConsumerTrack is the creation of several Marketing professionals who have worked with Fortune 500 clients over the past 10 years in developing Marketing Programs to acquire new customers for their clients through both On-Line and Off-Line Marketing Strategies. Our team consists of seasoned integrated professionals with experience that crosses over from direct marketing, brand-building and PR to promotions and database management.