Content Writer

Calgary

Marketing

Regular Full-Time

Overview

<p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">At Neo, we&rsquo;re disrupting the future of finance. What matters most to us is challenging the status quo and providing a better financial future for all Canadians. We&rsquo;re working everyday to reinvent the way Canadians spend, save, and grow their money - all together, in one place. We&rsquo;re creating a seamless digital experience, with the modern day features you&rsquo;ve come to expect. Our products speak for themselves - the Neo card was voted best cash back card in Canada and the Neo Money account was voted best bank account in Canada.</span></p><p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">Backed by world class investors, we&rsquo;ve raised $299M and are one of a few Canadian tech companies that have reached &lsquo;unicorn&rsquo; status - valued over $1B. Check out the full story </span><a href="https://calgary.ctvnews.ca/neo-financial-becomes-calgary-s-latest-1b-tech-unicorn-1.5889580" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">here</span></a><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">.</span><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">&nbsp;</span></p><p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">Neo is looking for a Content Writer to join our team as a full-time content writer. As a short-form expert you know how to take content, make it scannable, and enjoy seeing how your content performs. In this role, you will be responsible for crafting engaging content, creating A/B testing, CTAs and overall supporting lifecycle communications. As our content writer, you&rsquo;ll be working closely with our Lifecycle team and contribute to our innovative, strategic, and high-performance lifecycle content with a mission to improve the financial experience for all Canadians. In this role, you will be crafting messaging that directly contributes to moving the needle and realizing Neo&rsquo;s vision of disrupting the Canadian retail banking sector.</span></p>

    What you'll be doing:

    <ul><li><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">Working collaboratively on compelling brand stories and creating copy that helps shape a consistent brand experience across all channels</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">Interpreting creative direction and adapting points from creative briefs into inventive concepts and persuasive copy&nbsp;</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">Proposing copy concepts and presenting underlying strategic thinking that will help achieve marketing, and communications objectives&nbsp;</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">Producing clear, concise, error-free content that adheres to Neo&rsquo;s style guidelines</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">Writing high-engagement content that reflects Neo&rsquo;s brand voice</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">Content optimization through A/B testing and iterating on data-driven results</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">Providing actionable insights on trends, innovations, and competitive landscape to inform current and future approaches</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">Simultaneously manage multiple projects with short deadlines</span></li><li><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">Build strong relationships throughout the company to help unify our content and fully understand the marketing goals, needs, and objectives&nbsp;</span></li></ul>

      Who we're looking for:

      <ul><li><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">2-4 years writing and editing content with a track record of shaping and shipping must-read content across multiple online mediums&mdash;web, social, mobile &amp; video</span></li><li style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;" aria-level="1"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">You have a bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in marketing or communications - preferred but not required</span></li><li style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;" aria-level="1"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">You are skilled in writing compelling copy in short form</span></li><li style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;" aria-level="1"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">You have the ability to take briefs and create engaging content for multiple platforms</span></li><li style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;" aria-level="1"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">You have a strong eye for detail and your proofreading skills are exceptional&nbsp;</span></li><li style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;" aria-level="1"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">You are skilled in the nuances of writing for digital channels&nbsp;</span></li><li style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;" aria-level="1"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">If you have a solid understanding of the marketing funnel and how it influences copy, this is also a definite plus</span></li><li style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;" aria-level="1"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">A deep understanding of the mechanics of producing must-read content; you know how to make a subject 'pop' to a reader</span></li><li style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;" aria-level="1"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">Experience in a fast-paced environment where competing priorities, uncertain outcomes and iteration is the norm</span></li><li style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;" aria-level="1"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #000000; font-weight: 400;">If you have the ability to create copy in French, this is a definite plus</span></li></ul>

        ..

        About applying with us:

        <p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #1d1c1d; font-weight: 400;">At Neo, you&rsquo;ll be working with industry-leading technology that changes the way we live and redefines Canada&rsquo;s financial future.. It&rsquo;s a serious deal, and we&rsquo;re building a high performance, mission-driven, and fast-paced team that strives to make a difference in every Canadian's lives. We value personal growth, autonomy, leadership at all levels, and the ability to learn quickly from mistakes. We&rsquo;re a team: in it together, always. Join a world class team building truly disruptive technology, right here in the Canadian prairies.</span></p><p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #1d1c1d; font-weight: 400;">Benefits of working at Neo:</span></p><p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><strong><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #333333;">Flexible Compensation</span></strong> <strong><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #333333;">Scenarios </span></strong><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #333333; font-weight: 400;">- the ability to choose your base salary and equity combination</span></p><p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><strong><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #333333;">Meaningful Equity - </span></strong><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #333333; font-weight: 400;">employees are owners, so when the company succeeds, you do too</span></p><p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><strong><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #333333;">Extended Health Benefits - </span></strong><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #333333; font-weight: 400;">comprehensive health and dental coverage</span> <span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #333333; font-weight: 400;">that starts on day one</span></p><p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><strong><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #333333;">Wellness Benefits - </span></strong><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #333333; font-weight: 400;">complimentary access to Headspace and FitOn Pro subscriptions</span></p><p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><strong><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #333333;">Paid Maternity &amp; Parental Leave - </span></strong><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #333333; font-weight: 400;">company top-up and 100% benefits coverage while you&rsquo;re away</span></p><p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><strong><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #333333;">Modern Office Space - </span></strong><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #333333; font-weight: 400;">our newly renovated headquarters in Calgary and Winnipeg is prime for collaboration and innovation</span></p><p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><strong><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #333333;">Learning Events - </span></strong><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #333333; font-weight: 400;">all-company huddles, product demo days, guest speakers, and more</span></p><p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Verdana; color: #1d1c1d; font-weight: 400;">Neo Financial is an equal opportunity employer. We are excited to meet with and hire the top talent out there. We appreciate your interest in working with us; however, only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted. Successful candidates for this position will be required to undergo a security screening, including a criminal records check and may require a credit check.</span></p>