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AVP - Innovation Technical Copywriter - 90227852
Primary Location:US-New York-US - Rise New York
Job Type:Permanent/Regular
Posting Range:29 Mar 2019 - Ongoing
Innovation Technical Copywriter
Rise New York – 43 West 23rd St, New York, NY
We’re looking for a passionate, talented technical copywriter to join the Group Innovation Office. The person will take complex business briefs and propositions from across the department, research the technical background, and in turn produce clear, compelling content that will be used across our internal and external communication channels. You’ll be passionate about customer-friendly language that works across different markets and audiences, have a fanatical attention to detail, and be able to work quickly and efficiently in a high-paced environment.
What will you be doing?
•Collaborating with research, Innovation and key stakeholders across the business, bringing informed opinion to the writing to enhance credibility and meaning
•Providing copywriting, editing and proofreading for programs across our channels, including PowerPoint, web, mobile, brochures, case studies, events and articles
•Creating copy within brand guidelines, ensuring global consistency and differentiation in a competitive market
•Demonstrating flawless attention to detail in all content, and proofreading and spotting typos
•Owning the content repository for Group Innovation – a central place to retain all key messaging and statistics
What we’re looking for:
•Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, business studies or technology
•8+ years of experience with on/offline copywriting in an international, corporate environment
•3+ years of experience creating a variety of content, including slideware for conferences, operation manuals, intranet copy, articles, and white papers
•5+ years of project management skills, managing multiple senior stakeholders and priorities in a fast-moving environment
Skills that will help you in the role:
•Corporate Intranet experience, specifically working with Adobe CMS, and SalesForce
•Knowledge of the FinTech industry across our key markets
•Strong record and project management skills

Where will you be working?
Rise, created by Barclays, is a global community of the world’s top innovators working together to create the future of financial services. With a diverse network of FinTech talent, a world-leading accelerator program and workspaces based in the main FinTech hubs of the world, Rise New York is an exclusive place for FinTech companies to connect, create and scale together with Barclays.

Interested and want to know more about Barclays? Visit for more details.

Our Values
Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. Our values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our colleagues. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.

Our Diversity
We aim to foster a culture where individuals of all backgrounds feel confident in bringing their whole selves to work, feel included and their talents are nurtured, empowering them to contribute fully to our vision and goals.
It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.
Dynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager.

Our Benefits
Our customers are unique. The same goes for our colleagues. That's why at Barclays we offer a range of benefits, allowing every colleague to choose the best options for their personal circumstances. These include a competitive salary and pension, health care and all the tools, technology and support to help you become the very best you can be. We are proud of our dynamic working options for colleagues. If you have a need for flexibility, then please discuss this with us.

About the company

Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide.

We have over 325 years of history and expertise in banking. From our beginnings in Lombard Street, London through to the launch of the world’s first ATM and innovative mobile phone payments services, find out more about our achievements to date.

Barclays is a trading name of Barclays Bank PLC and its subsidiaries. Barclays Bank PLC is registered in England and is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Registered in England. Registered No. 1026167. Registered office: 1 Churchill Place, London E14 5HP.

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