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Content Writer & Researcher - Eurofinance

Content Writer & Researcher - Eurofinance

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United Kingdom-London

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EuroFinance, an Economist Group business, is the leading global provider of conferences, training and research on cash management, treasury and risk. Running more than 30 events worldwide, EuroFinance enables treasurers and CFOs to exchange innovative strategies, best practice and expert opinion into the trends and developments in cash management and treasury areas.  In addition, EuroFinance runs Commercial Payments International (CPI) - the leading global resource for commercial cards and payments.  We run 5 CPI summits, providing both global and regional insights in to the diverse commercial cards and payments sphere, showcasing the latest best practices and facilitating high-level peer discussions.


We are seeking a content writer and researcher to develop and deliver engaging, customer-centric content across multiple platforms (e.g., events, webinars, website, EuroFinance’s corporate treasury network (ECTN), reports, newsletters, social media etc.).


In this role you will be expected to:


  • Research ideas and facts pertinent to the world of treasury which can then be turned in to quality, creative content
  • Develop ideas derived from research, analysing and identifying key industry trends to deliver engaging, customer-centric content across multiple platforms (e.g. content for articles, blogs, stories and social media to entice and engage our target audience)
  • Ensure web content is optimised to increase on-screen readability
  • Work with marketing to provide targeted marketing copy that will appeal to our audience and instigate a desire to engage with us/attend an event/webinar/training course etc
  • Work with the sales, ECTN and programming team to find workable solutions to address client needs
  • Build relationships with financial services professionals in order to be constantly aware of the burning topics and influences within the treasury community
  • Collaborate with other departments across the wider Group such as the Economist Intelligence Unit – to create compelling content (through video, reports, podcasts etc.)
  • Work with other departments within the business (operations, sales, marketing) to enhance the participant experience at events and with EuroFinance, e.g. digital offerings, new agenda formats etc.

Experience, skills and professional attributes

To succeed in this role you will be able to demonstrate:

  • A good grasp of narrative and awareness of target audience
  • Ability to understand and distil new information quickly
  • A track record of writing and developing content to deadline and delivery to budget and quality standards
  • The ability to develop effective relationships with senior industry professionals



To succeed in this role you must have:

  • Extensive experience working with content development
  • A background in finance, media
  • Excellent client facing skills
  • Excellent writing skills and written communication
  • In-depth knowledge of the financial world
  • The ability to multi-task, have high work rate and be able to deliver on own projects whilst managing concurrent activities