Content Writer

Singapore - Singsaver

THE ROLE

We are looking for a passionate digital writer who can develop compelling content (text, infographics) around personal finance, lifestyle spending and money-saving tips for the SingSaver blog. Interest in personal finance is essential, as is knowledge of SEO best practice and Google Analytics. This role reports into the Lifestyle Content Editor.

YOUR TASK

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

KEY SKILLS

 

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What can you expect from us?

Impact: We are actively empowering and connecting people to a better financial future. Join us if you want to help us achieve our mission. 

Work: We have a team of over 400 talented individuals in 6 markets who are hyper passionate about building innovative financial solutions and making an impact on people’s lives. 

Culture: We take our work seriously but don’t hesitate to keep things light. We can only create magic when we have a little bit of fun. 

Thrive: We launched in 2014 and fast-forward 7 years we now help over 10 million monthly users make the best financial decisions. Accelerate your career and become a pioneer in your field with a leading fintech company that seeks to push the boundaries of your imagination and is committed to growing your career. 

Reputation: We are backed by world-class organizations and companies and have raised over US$110 million from investors including Experian, Pacific Century Group, IFC - a member of the World Bank Group

 
EEO Statement 
Hyphen Group is an equal opportunity employer. We value, support and respect all individuals and is committed to maintaining an inclusive and diverse working environment. Decisions in hiring are based on business needs, requirements of the job and individual qualifications and shall not be influenced by any consideration of race, ethnic or national origin, religion, sex (including gender identity and/or expression), age, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, disability, genetic information, political affiliation or other applicable legally protected characteristics.
 
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THE ROLE

We are looking for a passionate digital writer who can develop compelling content (text, infographics) around personal finance, lifestyle spending and money-saving tips for the SingSaver blog. Interest in personal finance is essential, as is knowledge of SEO best practice and Google Analytics. This role reports into the Lifestyle Content Editor.

YOUR TASK

  • Create useful and viral personal finance content focused on helping our readers optimise their spending across lifestyle segments.
  • Understand latest SEO trends and content creation techniques to grow readership and traffic to the SingSaver blog.
  • Work with SEO Lead on content marketing strategy analysis.
  • Create visual content: Basic knowledge of Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator to break down number-heavy content into bite-sized visuals is a key advantage.

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism, Public Relations or related communications field.
  • 3+ years of editorial experience, focused on long form content
  • 1+ years of experience in personal finance or lifestyle writing
  • Outstanding command of the English language and passion for saving money.
  • Training as a print or broadcast journalist and has a “nose” for the story. Training in how to tell a story using words, images, or audio, and an understanding of how to create content that draws an audience.
  • The ability to think like an educator, intuitively understanding what the audience needs to know and how they want to consume it. Passion for authentic, relevant, quality, and easy to understand content that will provide valuable insights to our readers.
  • Fluency in web analytics tools (Google Analytics), social media marketing applications and social media monitoring.
  • Working knowledge of SEO and how it affects content marketing.
  • Working knowledge of WordPress.
  • Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills.

KEY SKILLS

  • Be patient, empathetic, and customer-obsessed: We're happy only when our customers are happy.
  • A relentless sense of responsibility and ownership in problem-solving.
  • The ability to adapt quickly to the fast-paced start-up environment, to process new information on the go and translate that into customer-friendly language.
  • Self-motivated, proactive team player with innovative ideas to inspire customer loyalty and adoption.
  • Incredible people skills.
  • A team player who is able to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
  • Positive attitude and ability to work with suggestions and feedback from multiple parties.

 

#LI-EN1

What can you expect from us?

Impact: We are actively empowering and connecting people to a better financial future. Join us if you want to help us achieve our mission. 

Work: We have a team of over 400 talented individuals in 6 markets who are hyper passionate about building innovative financial solutions and making an impact on people’s lives. 

Culture: We take our work seriously but don’t hesitate to keep things light. We can only create magic when we have a little bit of fun. 

Thrive: We launched in 2014 and fast-forward 7 years we now help over 10 million monthly users make the best financial decisions. Accelerate your career and become a pioneer in your field with a leading fintech company that seeks to push the boundaries of your imagination and is committed to growing your career. 

Reputation: We are backed by world-class organizations and companies and have raised over US$110 million from investors including Experian, Pacific Century Group, IFC - a member of the World Bank Group

 
EEO Statement 
Hyphen Group is an equal opportunity employer. We value, support and respect all individuals and is committed to maintaining an inclusive and diverse working environment. Decisions in hiring are based on business needs, requirements of the job and individual qualifications and shall not be influenced by any consideration of race, ethnic or national origin, religion, sex (including gender identity and/or expression), age, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, disability, genetic information, political affiliation or other applicable legally protected characteristics.