Content Writer (Stock Market)

Work Type: Contract

We are continuously seeking great talent to join our editorial team. 
Contract positions only. United States based.
Please NoteWe are not looking for contract writers in the area of personal finance. 

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We are continually seeking talented and experienced contract content writers specializing in stock market news to create engaging, informative, and accurate content for our digital platforms. As a key member of our content team, you will be responsible for researching, writing, and editing articles, and other materials that educate and inform our audience about various aspects of investing and the stock market. 


  1. Content Creation: Produce high-quality, well-researched content on stock analysis, investing, trading strategies, and market analysis topics. Develop original, compelling narratives that resonate with our target audience and align with our content strategy. 
  2. Research and Analysis: Conduct in-depth research on relevant financial topics, market trends, and investment opportunities. Stay informed about current events, economic indicators, and regulatory changes affecting the financial industry. Analyze data, charts, and financial reports to provide insightful commentary and analysis.
  3. Content Planning: Collaborate with the content team to develop editorial calendars, content themes, and topic ideas for upcoming articles and publications. Identify emerging trends, hot topics, and timely issues to address in our content strategy.
  4. SEO Optimization: Optimize content for search engines (SEO) to improve visibility, ranking, and organic traffic. Incorporate relevant keywords, meta tags, and best practices for on-page optimization to enhance the discoverability and relevance of our content.
  5. Editing and Proofreading: Review and edit content for clarity, accuracy, grammar, style, and adherence to editorial guidelines. Ensure that all content meets high standards of quality, professionalism, and factual accuracy.
  6. Audience Engagement: Engage with our audience through comments, questions, and feedback on our digital and social platforms. Foster a sense of community, trust, and credibility by responding promptly and thoughtfully to audience inquiries and interactions.
  7. Compliance and Ethics: Adhere to industry regulations, compliance standards, and ethical guidelines governing financial content. Ensure that all content complies with legal requirements, disclosure policies, and best practices for transparency and integrity.


  • Based in the United States and have a grasp of the English language, including idioms involving current market trends, and always nix passive voice. 
  • Proven experience as a content writer, journalist, or financial analyst, focusing on stocks and investing.
  • Strong writing and communication skills, with the ability to convey complex financial concepts in a clear, concise, and engaging manner.
  • Ability to maintain strict adherence to AP Style, MarketBeat's internal style guide and policies for publication.
  • Deep knowledge of finance and investment principles, including stocks, bonds, mutual funds, ETFs, and other asset classes.
  • Familiarity with financial markets, trading platforms, technical analysis, and fundamental analysis.
  • Proficiency in SEO best practices, keyword research tools, and content optimization techniques.
  • Attention to detail, accuracy, and professionalism in writing, editing, and fact-checking.
  • Ability to work independently, meet deadlines, and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Strong analytical skills, critical thinking, and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to communicate and cooperate with a writing team, including content manager, editors and other writers. 
  • Ability to use Google Docs and familiar with content management systems. 


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