Financial Writer

  • 12 MONTHS
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • FIGS INC PTE LTD
  • 07 Feb 18 2018-02-07

We are a fintech startup based in Singapore that is focused and passionate about providing innovative financial service.  We are seeking a financial writer to generate financial thought content. In this role, you will research and analyse emerging financial services trends across markets/sectors/industries and deliver concise and thoughtful commentaries across a broad range of themes.

Requirements

  • Enjoys writing and able to summarise and produce concise and thoughtful commentaries
  • Keeps abreast with trends across markets/sectors/industries
  • Good investment and financial knowledge
  • Excellent writing and editing ability
  • Able to produce macro commentary
  • Strong ability to present financial data/information in a succinct manner and present them in easy to digest formats
  • Team player mentality and strong learning acumen
  • Good organisational skills with the ability to multitask to meet deliverables in a high-pressure setting
  • Strong sense of urgency and able to produce quality work quickly within stipulated timelines
  • Flexibility and the desire to go above and beyond what is required of the role.
  • Confidence to present and articulate ideas to internal and external stakeholders
  • A desire to work in a start-up environment

Job Role

  • Track emerging trends and technologies that could influence financial content
  • Research and analyse themes, sectors, industries and trends across different regionsl
  • Research, analyse and write about these themes/trends 
  • Compile and summarise financial analyses, presenting them in a clear, logical, captivating and concise manner
  • Edit and approve financial content
  • Create and manage financial information database when required

Others

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in Economics/Journalism/Business or related field.
  • Preferably 2 to 3 years of experience in journalism, financial writing or similar professional experience.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Products
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.