Communications Principal

22 Mar, 2021

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Communications Principal

YourStake.org
Remote

YourStake.org shows people the social and environmental impact of their investments. We are trying to accelerate change in the financial system, by making it easy for people to understand sustainable investing and avoid greenwashing. Our main customers are in the wealth management industry, where we help financial advisors have better conversations with their clients.

We are looking for a junior communications principal focused on execution. You are passionate about social and environmental issues, and knowledgeable about finance & wealth management. You’re a critical thinker who is confident in a small team / startup environment.

We’re looking for a focus on writing, and confidence branching into generalist communications flexibly as-needed. You will be reporting directly to the CEO, and collaborating with external PR agencies. Work may include, for example:

  • writing guides on sustainable investing for wealth managers
  • writing thought-leadership articles from the perspective of the company and/or founders
  • promoting our presence on social media, via posts and comments
  • coordinating online events and webinars, both ones we produce ourselves and sponsorships/collaboration with other groups
  • drafting copy for online ads
  • pitching traditional and new media

We are hiring remote-only with flexible hours available for part- or full-time. Compensation commensurate with experience.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Demonstrated financial industry experience, such that you have familiarity with financial jargon

Please apply with a resume, writing sample, and a few paragraphs to

– highlight how your experiences prepare you for this role

– describe what social or environmental issue you are most passionate about and why

– describe your experience and/or familiarity with finance and the wealth management industry

We will conduct interviews during the last week of March & first week of April via Zoom.

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Instructions:Please apply with a resume, writing sample, and a few paragraphs to

– highlight how your experiences prepare you for this role

– describe what social or environmental issue you are most passionate about and why

– describe your experience and/or familiarity with finance and the wealth management industry

Job posted: 2021-03-22