Copywriter - F&O (Futures & Options)

Department – Marketing /
Full-time /
The Upstox Story:

Upstox is one of India's leading Fin-Tech companies with a mission to simplify trading & investing to make it easily accessible to the masses. We aim to enable everyone, from new investors to seasoned traders, to invest across multiple categories with our state-of-the-art trade & investment platform and commission-free pricing. We offer numerous asset categories to invest in, like Stocks, IPOs, Mutual Funds, and more.

By focusing on our customers’ needs and equipping them with personalised yet powerful tools, we witnessed a steep growth of 800% in our customer base from 25 Thousand in 2017 to 2 Lakh in 2019. With 1500% growth in 2020, currently, over 10 million customers trust us with their investment decisions, thus setting us on the course to become an industry-leader in the country. 
Our mission is simple - to break down the complexities of investing and make it more effortless, accessible, affordable, and easy for the masses to adopt. This key principle when infused with intuitive design and leading-edge technology will help us empower every Indian to take control of their investments.

RKSV Securities was founded by Ravi Kumar and Shrinivas Viswanath in 2009 and was soon graced by Kavitha Subramanian as the third co-founder in 2016. Backed by Ratan Tata, Upstox had raised $4 million in Series A funding in early 2016 that was led by Kalaari Capital. The Series B funding round scaled multifold and witnessed an investment of $25 million by US-based investment firm - Tiger Global Management in September 2019. 

We have a team of highly skilled technology and finance professionals, and are currently looking for highly motivated field experts to be part of our high-energy team. 

Here is what you need to know about this role:

Job Title: Copywriter - F&O (Futures & Options) (Full-time)

Location: Mumbai

Job description summary:
Create and review engaging content aimed at guiding users in their trading decisions, with a focus on NIFTY and NIFTY BANK trends prior to expiry.
Stay updated with quarterly earnings of companies and tailor content accordingly.
Develop innovative communication strategies for Options trading.
Collaborate with various teams to simplify and innovate educational and product-related content.
Identify content gaps and propose new ideas to address them effectively.

Meet your team: You will work closely with the Growth & Marketing team, Content team and Product team.

Your way to impact:
Be self-driven / quick starter
Have an ownership mindset
Aggressively drive and deliver results

In your day-to-day role you will:
As an F&O Copywriter, you'll be responsible for crafting compelling and informative content related to Futures and Options across multiple platforms. Your primary focus will be on educating retail traders and investors through actionable content.

What do you need to bring?
A postgraduate degree in financial markets or financial journalism 
A minimum of 5 years' experience in writing within the Fintech space, particularly in investment and trading
Preferred background in finance or economics; familiarity with diverse asset classes like equities, commodities, currencies, and fixed income
Updated with trends in finance, branding, marketing, and advertising Exceptional written and verbal English communication skills; proficiency in another language is a bonus
Strong analytical, problem-solving, and interpersonal skills
Proven ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment, meeting strict deadlines
Experience in direct investing or trading in stocks is a plus

If you fit the above description, we would love to connect with you! APPLY NOW!

Upstox is an Equal Opportunity Employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics.