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Sr Content Designer & Writer (San Francisco, CA) - Freelance [Hybrid]

FreelanceContent writer$90-$120 per hour United States
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  • JOB TYPE: Freelance, Contract Position (no agencies/C2C - see notes below)
  • LOCATION: San Francisco, CA (TimeZone: PST/CIST | Partial overlap)
  • HOURLY RANGE: Our client is looking to pay $90 – $120/hr
  • ESTIMATED DURATION: 40h/week - Long term


San Francisco, CA ONLY (no exception) / Hybrid requiring 3 days/week in office

Bank equipment/laptop required to stay in the US

This is a 1099 engagement.

What you’ll do in this role

You’ll apply your extraordinary command of the written word to the ever-changing challenges of our digital landscape. Collaborating with a team of design, product and content experts, you’ll write sharp copy that helps make our customers’ financial lives easier. You’ll also:

  • Develop and polish content that blends seamlessly across our digital products, applying our existing style, brand and tone guidelines and making them even better along the way

  • Tell stories, drive crisp and cohesive narratives for digital experiences that engage users, and enable them to complete tasks -- collaborating with multi-disciplinary product designers to present compelling imagery and language

  • Create content every step of the way – from early ideation to digital delivery including: content value propositions, content design deliverables, and final copy for comprehensive specifications, prototypes, and content management systems

  • Digest content, design and business requirements quickly and use them to guide your work

  • Willingly take on the challenge of writing and revising until all stakeholders are satisfied

  • Participate in a collaborative ecosystem where our client give and get helpful feedback every day

  • Work on a few projects at once, managing your time, keeping up with evolving details and meeting or managing stakeholders’ expectations

  • Evaluate and benchmark best practices and best-in-class digital experiences

  • Engage effectively with people across the bank, partnering with a diverse set of project stakeholders including product managers, engineers, and business partners

You’re a person who has (required skills)

  • 3+ years of industry experience as a content designer, content strategist, UX writer or copy writer

  • The receipts: a record of working with cross-functional product development, content and design teams to ship customer-facing digital products

  • Experience writing and shaping many different kinds of content across system, user, ecommerce and transactional experiences, including copy for apps, responsive web and websites

  • A working knowledge of the AP Style Guide, WCAG 2.1 standards and a keen eye for typos

  • Contribute to and follow editorial and tone standards

  • A portfolio of work samples that you’re proud to share

  • A solid understanding of user-centered design and rapid ideation processes (e.g., Agile, Lean UX)

  • Experience using quantitative and qualitative data to inform and inspire content choices

  • A working knowledge of common content management systems

And you are a person who:

  • Solves problems without being asked

  • Brings a strong work ethic to every project

  • Resolves issues effectively and calmly

  • Achieves results and manages time well

  • Builds and nurtures strong relationships and fosters a diverse and inclusive environment

  • Loves to learn and has an aptitude for new design and technology skills

  • Demonstrates strong listening, communication and presentation skills

  • Adapts quickly and positively to change

You’ll be better prepared if you have (desired skills)

  • Experience with Jira, Confluence using Content Management Systems (CMS)

  • Experience collaborating through Sketch, InVision, and other common design tools

  • General knowledge of AI and its applications

  • Experience with writing and managing content for Conversational UI and Voice UI systems

  • Financial services experience

  • Proofreading or editing experience

Apply Now!

Braintrust Job ID: 6179

C2C Candidates: This role is not available to C2C candidates working with an agency. If you are a professional contractor who has created an LLC/corp around their consulting practice, this is well aligned with Braintrust and we’d welcome your application.

Braintrust values the multitude of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

Questions & answers for this position
  • What is the type of contract for this position?
    The contract for this position is a Freelance contract
  • What's the salary range for the Sr Content Designer & Writer (San Francisco, CA) - Freelance [Hybrid] position?
    The suggested salary for this position is $90-$120 per hour
  • Is telecommuting possible for this position?
    No, telecommuting is not possible for this position
About Braintrust
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51-250 employees

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