Legg Mason Digital Editor in New York, New York
Royce & Associates is seeking a multi-talented candidate to be its digital editor and manager on our award-winning marketing and communications team.
The ideal candidate is an experienced professional with financial or technical writing experience for the web and working knowledge of Content Management Systems who can take a leading role in developing, implementing, tracking, and optimizing Royce’s digital marketing projects across multiple channels. We’re looking for a candidate who is curious, self-motivated, responsible, hardworking, detail oriented, and comfortable working both independently and with a team in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
Assist and collaborate with Department leaders in the planning and execution of all digital marketing content, including social media and promotional projects
Manage the distribution and promotion of content on multiple social media platforms as well as other external sources
Help to create, edit, and drive content via different delivery vehicles including web, video, email, and print
Edit and write about our firm’s products and strategies as well as creating digital material to promote mentions for online and print media
Collaborate with staff to brainstorm content topics
Assist with the preparation and review of RFPs
Collaborate with internal teams to create landing pages and optimize user experience
Input content into our customized content management system
Edit content using appropriate software
Coordinate with the firm’s Legal Department to insure that all materials comply with the industry’s regulatory standards
Adhere to and reinforce Royce's editorial voice
Proofread, copyedit, and fact-check materials
Experience as a digital writer/editor
Excellent communication skills
Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
Experience working with Content Management Systems and related software
Knowledge of HTML
Background in communications, marketing, journalism, PR, and/or advertising is a plus
Experience in the asset management or a related financial services industry, with a focus on content marketing, is a plus
Education: Four-year college or equivalent education and experience.
Minimum of two years of similar work experience
Candidate needs to be comfortable working in a deadline-driven environment that often has changing priorities. He or she must be self-sufficient, motivated to excel, well-organized, and possess strong analytic and problem-solving skills
Why Join The Royce Communications & Marketing Team?
Royce & Associates, LP, investment adviser to The Royce Funds, , is a small-cap specialist with unparalleled knowledge and experience. Pioneers in small-cap investing, the firm offers a range of small-cap investment products with unique approaches that address specific investment goals.
The Royce communications and marketing team is a small collaborative group with an entrepreneurial spirit. We work to support the firm’s goals with the objective of building our brand and generating leads for our sales team. Creating compelling content that strengthens our position as the small-cap investing specialist is key for attracting new clients and supporting existing relationships. The team is regularly recognized for excellence in communications and marketing by the Mutual Fund Education Alliance (MFEA) and kasina.
Royce & Associates is an equal opportunity employer. We offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits packages.
Please provide your resume and a portfolio of relevant work.
Royce & Associates (Royce), established in 1972, is dedicated to managing portfolios of small- and micro-cap US companies. Based in New York and with nearly four decades of small-cap investment experience, the firm uses a disciplined value approach to portfolio management.
The founder of Royce & Associates, Charles M. Royce, enjoys one of the longest tenures of any active mutual fund manager, still serving as its president and chief investment officer. A Legg Mason, Inc. subsidiary since 2001, Royce strives to build small-cap value portfolios that provide solid absolute performance with a focus on reducing volatility.
External Company Name: Legg Mason & Co., LLC
External Company URL: http://www.leggmason.com/