Manager - Content Creator and Anchor

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

Upstox is one of India's leading fintech 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: Manager - Content Creator and Anchor (Full-time)

Location: Mumbai

Job description summary:

Content Creation: Create daily high-quality video content on the latest financial news, trends, and topics tailored for the Upstox app, website, and social media channels. Handle all aspects of content creation including ideation, research, scripting and anchoring.
Content Innovation: Ideate and develop new content formats and offerings that resonate with our audience, ensuring they are both informative and entertaining
Design and Production: Collaborate with the Upstox Design team to deliver videos within specified templates, adhering to brand guidelines throughout the design and post-production processes.
Cross-functional Collaboration: Support Marketing, Activation, and Growth teams with content needs and coordinate with the Content team on projects involving external agencies.

Meet your team: You will work in the Growth and Marketing team wherein you will work closely with market experts, content writers, reviewers, and anchors.

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 Content and Video Producer, your primary responsibility is to craft engaging, informative, and impactful content about finance across various platforms. Your role centres on educating novice and seasoned retail traders and investors, making financial concepts accessible and compelling through dynamic, actionable content.

What do you need to bring?
5+ years of experience in producing video and written content focused on finance and markets
A strong ability to identify and capitalise on financial and social media trends to create captivating content
Proficiency in analysing and presenting finance and market news in a clear, engaging manner
Excellent camera presence and fluency in Hindi and English, with the capability to script and write content for various media
An active social media presence with at least 50K followers on at least one platform (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, etc.)
Working knowledge of design and video editing software will be an added advantage
Familiarity with Futures & Options and trading strategies is a plus
Background in live broadcast, live streaming, or podcasting
Skill in distilling complex financial data into easy-to-understand content
Understanding of SEO principles to maximise content reach
Ability to communicate in both languages - Hindi and English
Proficiency in voiceover work

Important Considerations
Content Rights: All content produced will be the exclusive property of Upstox
Confidentiality: The candidate will be required to sign a non-disclosure agreement
Exclusivity: Engagement in freelance work or employment in similar financial fields is prohibited

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, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics.