Ambassador of Buzz

With most jobs, you’re boxed into a specific role with only room to grow one way. Why limit yourself? Forget climbing the career ladder and create your own path to career success at Urban FT where you can climb and enjoy the career jungle gym. This role isn’t for the faint of heart - it’s for someone who wants to be a part of something bigger than themselves, and make a direct impact on a company’s, and for that matter, an industry’s success rather than the success of your boss, and their boss, and their boss.

Urban FT is looking for someone with an abundance of energy, who doesn’t fit into a box and wants to make sh*t happen. This is a place where you’re encouraged to grow new skills, challenge yourself, and take initiative. No day is like another, but each one will prepare you for the next.

If you don’t want to be a captive to the status quo, come join the FinTech revolution here at Urban FT.

Job Description:

We’re looking for an experienced, clever storyteller who isn’t afraid to color (or write) outside the lines. As a member of the marketing team, you will be responsible for researching and writing blog articles, including thought leadership pieces as well as sales copy, content for landing pages, product decks, and all social media.

Our ideal candidate is a strong writer, a creative thinker, deadline-driven, and excited to learn. You must be open-minded and pick up on new concepts quickly, and be capable of shifting your style/voice to suit different target audiences a for a variety of products.

This internship will be dynamic, hands-on, rewarding—and most importantly, filled with fun and the freedom to take control.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop new content for, copyediting and proofreading articles, websites, products, and corporate documents.
  • Brainstorm, research and identify relevant FinTech topics and events (e.g., banks and credit unions, prepaid, technology, and blockchain).
  • Produce copy that is engaging and maintains brand voice and style throughout all forms of communication (print and web; including email pieces, branded promotional items, website and social media graphics, posters, flyers, and other marketing materials as needed).
  • Write informative and engaging product descriptions in the brand voice while optimizing searchability.

Requirements:

  • Excellent communication and grammar skills are mandated.
  • Passionate about writing, love the creative process, and demonstrate an ability to conceive and execute beautiful and thoughtful copy.
  • High level of attention to detail, punctuation and grammar.
  • Excellent time management skills as well as comfort in multitasking in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work independently, as well as in partnership with others, adding value to the team in all areas

About Urban FT

We are an innovative FinTech (Financial Technology) company whose mission is to empower small-to-medium sized financial institutions with the technology and tools to take on the industry behemoths. We create everything from digital banking apps and mobile deposit technologies to custom design and development of apps for banks and brands.