Commonwealth Financial Network

  • Senior Marketing Writer

    Job Locations US-MA-Waltham
    Job ID
    W-2019-023
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Marketing - Corporate Marketing
    Type
    Full-Time
  • Overview

    Do you consider yourself a strong creative strategist? Do you want to work collaboratively with art directors and designers to translate those requirements into compelling stories in a variety of media? We are looking for a seasoned writer to help build Commonwealth’s brand among independent financial advisors and their clients. Our ideal candidate is able to work effectively with internal stakeholders and our advisors to understand objectives and help hone the strategy.

     

    Key responsibilities 

    • Contributing senior-level strategic thinking to deliver on business objectives
    • Collaborating with art directors and designers to develop powerful creative concepts and messages that motivate corporate marketing target audiences—including prospective advisors and our affiliated advisors
    • Working within a diverse cross-functional team to develop and support effective marketing efforts of our affiliated financial advisors, including custom websites
    • Helping to ensure that communications deliver a consistent brand experience in the established Commonwealth voice

    Core strengths 

    • 7+ years of business-to-business writing experience
    • Knowledge of financial advisory industry
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
    • Ability to handle multiple tasks and competing deadlines with aplomb
    • Strategic thinker and quick learner
    • The ability to synthesize a range of input and distill it down to motivating copy that is best suited for meeting the objective at hand (e.g., an animated ad, call to action, video script, social media post, etc.)
    • The ability to work collaboratively in a cross-functional team and to work independently
    • An online portfolio demonstrating strong conceptual thinking and execution in a variety of digital media, including websites/microsites, video, and social media
    • Comfortable working in a fast-paced and evolving environment

    Have we piqued your curiosity? Can you see yourself thriving in this opportunity? Let’s introduce ourselves. 

     

    About Commonwealth—and Our Anything but Common® Culture 

     

    Commonwealth Financial Network® is the largest privately held Registered Investment Adviser–independent broker/dealer in the U.S., with offices in Waltham, Massachusetts, and San Diego, California. Since 1979, we’ve been delivering indispensable service to independent financial professionals so they, in turn, can put their clients first. Our technology, research, resources, and support—plus a variety of affiliation models—deliver what today’s independent advisors need to thrive. 

     

    That being said, we are a financial services company with a unique mission—one that encompasses purpose, vision, and core values in equal measure. Staying true to these guiding principles is the reason we are recognized so often and by so many for the quality of life we enjoy here. We believe it directly translates to a better experience for everyone: employees, advisors, clients, and our communities. 

     

    Creating a supportive culture where everyone can thrive is a mission we take seriously. From professional development to comprehensive benefits, grassroots leadership opportunities, generous bonus and stock option incentive plans, opportunities to unwind and connect, and so much more, Commonwealth is not just a great place to work—it’s a place that, for many, feels like home. 

     

    Commonwealth Financial Network® is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to a diverse workforce. 

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