Wealthsimple makes smart investing easy, accessible, and transparent for everyone. We're the market leader in Canada with over $1.5 billion assets under management and over 50,000 clients. We were founded in Canada in 2014, launched in the United States in January 2017, and the UK in late 2017. We have an opportunity to build one of the largest and most innovative fintech companies in the world. We have significant funding from strategic investors that will allow us to build a strong global brand over the next 2 years. The Wealthsimple Brand Team in NYC is comprised of creatively-passionate industry veterans, with experience at advertising agencies (Weiden+Kennedy), startup incubators (Y Combinator), and publications (GQ magazine). We're committed to building a world-class creative brand, and we've only just begun. Check out our latest campaign, last year's Super Bowl spot, our 2-time Webby winning website, and our digital Magazine.We're looking for a Advertising Copywriter to join the Brand Team in NYC and help make Wealthsimple famous. This is an exciting opportunity to meaningfully contribute to an early-stage company with the momentum of a successful team and product behind you. Ditch the agency hierarchy and endless client presentations. Come make great work with a small, nimble team that believes in creative. We're decisive, well-funded, and work with the best talent in the world. A startup rocket ship that is growing rapidly and pays equity.
In this role you ll:Be an all-around Writing phenom who loves making work that shapes culture Help build a brand from the early stages to become iconic and globally-recognized Work closely with an art director partner and our ECD to create campaigns across all mediums, including: 2 large annual global campaigns including TV, interactive, social, OOH and product integration Concept and develop high visibility stunts in the real and digital worlds Define and strengthen the tone and voice of the brand across all mediums Have a great understanding and experience at all stages of broadcast production Concepting, working with directors and editing Be confident and clear in presenting work both within Wealthsimple and externally Work closely with the product design team to ensure seamless handoff between product and advertising Concept, write, and execute print and digital layouts for out of home and online campaigns Work closely with our Wealthsimple Magazine team Help extend the Wealthsimple voice across social
We re looking for people who:Have a strong creative point of view See building a brand as the big Super Bowl commercial, the wording of single tweet and everything in between. Love great writing, and have a clear voice Believe simple is better Take initiative, bring big ideas to the table, and own their projects Value open communication and working on an exceptionally transparent team Work quickly and decisively Are coachable and open-minded Requirements: 3-6 years in a similar role at an agency, or in-house creative department Have real experience creating fully integrated campaigns (TV commercial, OOH, print, interactive) Solid understanding of functional writing for scripts, and print, social and product copy
Requirements:3-6 years in a similar role at an agency, or in-house creative department Have real experience creating fully integrated campaigns (TV commercial, OOH, print, interactive) Solid understanding of functional writing for scripts, and print, social and product copy To apply: If this describes you, we'd love to meet. Send us your resume and portfolio. We pride ourselves on creating a collaborative, diverse, and inclusive work place. Candidates who identify as a minority are welcome and encouraged to apply!