Contract Writer/Editor

Posted On: June 5, 2017

Media-Related Job

Media Organization: Axial

Company Description

Coined “Tinder for M&A” by Bloomberg Tech, Axial connects business owners and their advisors to a real-time network of investors, lenders, and buyers for the execution of growth or exit transactions.

Job Description

Contract Writer/Editor

The Role
We're looking for a talented writer/editor to help our content team tell interesting, complex stories about the inner workings of M&A deals. Rather than couch our customers' success in financial jargon, we aim to highlight the human and business stories behind every transaction. The right person for this role will be business-savvy, creative, and detail-oriented; experience in financial services or related industries is a plus.

We're a lean department at a fast-paced startup, and are looking for a team player who is also willing to contribute on an as-needed basis to related content initiatives (e.g., distribution and strategy).

This role will report to the Content Marketing Manager and will be required to work 15-30 hours per week, with at least half of that time being in our Flatiron office.

Contribute 1-2 new 800-1200 word blog posts per week
Edit content and collateral including blog posts, email copy, ebooks, landing pages, infographics, case studies, etc.
Assist in managing email newsletters, social media channels, and editorial calendar

1-5 years of experience in a writing or content marketing role
Storytelling skills required, B2B writing experience preferred
BA/BS in a relevant discipline
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong project management, organization, and time management skills
Working knowledge of Google Suite & Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Skills & Attributes
Team player
Ability to own a content project from start to finish
Knowledge of M&A, the financial services industry, and/or the private capital market landscape is a plus.
Bonus skills: WordPress, Pardot, HTML/CSS, Adobe Creative Suite


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