Remote | Freelance | Part-time
SmartBug Media

Freelance Tax & Finance Copywriter

(Remote)

  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Contracted
  • Creative
  • Mid Level

SmartBug Media, a leading digital and content marketing agency, is seeking a freelance tax and finance writer who has practical experience in the field, particularly with:

  • writing about corporate and personal tax preparation and requirements
  • a knowledge of navigating the tax mobility landscape and the tax challenges multinational companies and individual employees face when working overseas
  • relocation services, particularly the financial, bookkeeping and tax needs behind employees working in other countries

We are looking for someone who consistently delivers high-quality work in the form of blog posts, e-books, and more. The selected candidate will work closely with our mobility tax client to produce six 800-word blog posts per month, and one piece of premium content (e-books, white papers, etc.) per quarter.

We work with many clients in the finance industry, including banks, credit unions, and investment firms; qualified writers may also be given the opportunity to write for other accounts if desired.

This will be a part-time, ongoing freelance opportunity. The workload may fluctuate based on the clients’ needs. All work can be done remotely.

Responsibilities:

  • Create high-quality, differentiated and compelling copy in the form of blogs, e-books, and case studies for one of our largest clients.
  • Attend or synthesize interviews with clients and subject matter experts.
  • Write in Chicago or AP styles as needed.
  • Work with the project team collaboratively through our online project management system.
  • Understand the client’s target audiences and personas to craft your messaging accordingly.
  • Deliver quality work on-target and on-time.
  • Present your ideas and receive feedback in a healthy and professional manner.
  • Other related responsibilities as assigned.

Experience and Education Requirements:

  • Authorization to work in the U.S. without employer sponsorship is required.
  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent professional experience) in writing or marketing communications.
  • Experience in writing about the following (required):
    • corporate and personal tax preparation and requirements
    • the tax mobility landscape and the tax challenges multinational companies and individual employees face when working overseas
    • relocation services, particularly the financial, bookkeeping and tax needs behind employees working in other countries
  • Excellent writing and storytelling skills
  • A meticulous approach to grammar, spelling, blog structure, and providing the highest quality, cleanest, most concise copy possible
  • The ability to research topics and include references and citations
  • An uncompromising approach to hitting deadlines
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Interview Process:

  • Application screening
  • Spec article assignment
  • Video call with VP of Creative

About SmartBug Media
SmartBug Media is a globally recognized intelligent inbound marketing agency that assists businesses in growing revenue through content marketing, sales enablement, web development, marketing automation, and PR. For more than 10 years, SmartBug has helped businesses increase qualified leads, close customers, and enhance the reach and loyalty of their brands. We’re one of a handful of HubSpot Diamond partners in the world, the highest-rated agency in the history of the HubSpot ecosystem, and named HubSpot’s Global Partner of the Year in 2018. With five Comparably awards won in 2018 and certification as a “Great Place to Work” for the second year in a row, it’s clear that it’s not just our clients that like us.