News Desk Writers

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: Business Content Writer (Full-time)

Location: Mumbai

Job description summary:
Produce well-researched, accurate, and engaging content on topics related to stock market/personal finance. Stay updated on market trends, economic events and personal finance developments and write articles that help our audience understand and navigate these developments.
Implement SEO best practices to improve the visibility of our content and drive organic traffic.
Churn out articles on an immediate basis based on market developments.
Review and edit content for clarity, grammar, and adherence to our style guidelines.

Meet your team: You will work in the Growth and Marketing team wherein you will be working at the newly set-up dynamic news desk that powers Upstox news website with latest and important information 24*7. You will also closely work with the Product and the Tech 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 a Business News Writer, your primary responsibility is to craft high-quality, thoroughly researched, and compelling content centred around stock market, personal finance and business news.
You need to stay informed about market trends, economic events, and personal finance developments to produce informative articles that assist our audience in understanding and navigating these shifts.
Apply SEO best practices to optimise content visibility and boost organic traffic.
Address current market developments promptly by creating timely articles.
Furthermore, ensure content meets our style guidelines through meticulous review and editing for clarity and grammar.

What do you need to bring?
Well versed in running liveblogs, working at a realtime breaking news desk and having experience in news planning, SEO elements and homepage management.
Experience in writing long form information pieces is a must.
Working under tight deadlines and a faster turnaround is mandatory.

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"