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Brand & Content Writer (Financial)

New York, NY - hybrid 4 days onsite per week


Placement Type:

Temp to Perm

Salary (USD):

$64.85 to $70

Start Date:

Feb / March

This is a hybrid role and will work 4 days per week onsite at our client’s 345 Park Ave New York, NY location, and 1 day remotely.

Our client is looking for someone with deep financial services journalism experience. Perhaps they’ve written books. Someone who lives and breathes markets enough that they could be given a topic and execute by themselves.

**A background check must be completed / cleared prior to starting this assignment**


Brand & Content Writer (Financial)

The Brand & Content team within our client’s larger Marketing group is looking for an Associate to support the firm’s content strategy and help bring it to life through content creation for our corporate website, email communications, social media channels, and more. This professional will also assist with content marketing for investor and industry audiences in partnership with business units.



– Execute on and evolve content strategy based on firm priorities, data-driven insights, and the evolving competitive landscape

 – Support monthly editorial planning and production, pitching and executing content ideas that

advance brand marketing efforts while reflecting the firm’s commercial objectives

– Support content marketing efforts for priority business groups and their audiences

 – Collaborate with the Marketing team’s Digital Strategy vertical and our agency partners on messaging and copy for paid media campaigns

– Draft briefs to guide video shoots, working with colleagues in businesses and Public Affairs team to develop talking points and messaging

– Collaborate with internal creative teams to edit and polish content into top-quality final product

 – Advise on other content being produced at the firm (e.g., for investor channels)

 – Coach more junior members of the team on their writing, editorial judgment, and communication skills



 Deep understanding of financial services, particularly alternatives

2-4 years of experience, financial services or investment management

 Exceptional writing skills with strong editorial judgment

 Commitment to excellence and exceptional attention to detail

 Ability to distill complex ideas into engaging narratives

 Entrepreneurial mindset


The target hiring compensation range for this role is $64.85 to $70 an hour. Compensation is based on several factors including, but not limited to education, relevant work experience, relevant certifications, and location.

About Aquent Talent:

Aquent Talent connects the best talent in marketing, creative, and design with the world’s biggest brands. 

Our eligible talent get access to amazing benefits like subsidized health, vision, and dental plans, paid sick leave, and retirement plans with a match. We also offer free online training through Aquent Gymnasium. More information on our awesome benefits

Aquent is an equal-opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. We’re about creating an inclusive environment—one where different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives are valued, and everyone can contribute, grow their careers, and thrive.


Client Description

You know some of those reasons you might give for not wanting to work within a financial company’s marketing organization? Yeah, this isn’t that place.


Our client is an investment firm which is really breaking that mold. They’re interested in investing in the things that matter. They integrate environmental, social and governance principles into their corporate strategy, and by doing so, are able to have a positive impact on their communities where they live and work.

Whether it’s focusing on reducing their carbon footprint by decreasing carbon emissions, expanding their solar capacity, and making their office locations greener, fostering social responsibility through DE&I, supporting the employment of veterans, and promoting economic development, as well as partnering with clients who are like-minded, this financial company is a cut above.

Our client is on an exciting journey towards full digital transformation. They have accelerated that process aggressively by investing in products and people to help spearhead the journey. There is top-down support by the most senior leaders, who understand how critical it is to optimally digitalize the business to operate more effectively into the future. This is an exciting time to join an organization where you can make a direct impact on the journey to digitalization. 


And, as always, freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things like subsidized healthcare, paid sick leave, 401(k), and more.