Legg Mason is seeking an Investment Writer to join our Global Marketing team in Stamford, CT.
The Investment Writer will be responsible for creating a wide range of content for Retail and institutional channels across Legg Mason products, vehicles and solutions. Key responsibilities include developing content such as sales ideas, multi-fund guides and brochures. The Investment Writer may also contribute to developing content for campaigns that support the firm’s initiatives. This is an opportunity for an outstanding candidate who has a strong interest in developing engaging and impactful investment communications to make a significant contribution to the marketing team.
The successful candidate must be a team player, yet self-motivated, possess good investment knowledge and general understanding of the financial markets. The successful candidate will have proven investment writing experience, with an ability to generate content for different channels and audiences. Ideally from an investment management background, they will have strong product knowledge and ability to develop narrative and “story-telling” across different media including print, digital and video. Previous experience of asset management investment writing/editing is beneficial. Individuals with a background in journalism. The candidate will be expected to prioritize and meet deadlines and have excellent communication skills with an ability to work with the Product Marketing Specialists, Thought Leadership, Affiliates, Distribution and Compliance teams.
Legg Mason is a leading global asset management firm that offers rewarding career opportunities for individuals who share our core values: integrity, collaboration, and accountability. We have a presence in every major financial center across the globe, and we look for exceptional professionals who want to shape a rewarding career through intellectual curiosity, leadership, and team-oriented approach. If you are passionate about the investment business and about building your future with one of the industry's premier firms, consider the opportunities at Legg Mason today.
Legg Mason offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), paid time off, employee stock purchase plan, tuition reimbursement, parental leave, and much more.