• Contract - Copywriter & Creative Strategist

    Job Locations
    US-CA-San Francisco

    Contract - Copywriter & Creative Strategist

    San Francisco, CA 


    At First Republic, we care about our people. Founded in 1985, we offer extraordinary client service in private banking, private business banking and private wealth management. We believe that personal connections are everything and our success is driven by the relationships we form with our colleagues and clients. You’ll always feel empowered and valued here.


    Incredible teams doing exceptional work, every day
    The Marketing and Communications group provides the tools, resources and guidance to support our bankers and wealth managers in growing existing client relationships and building new ones. We serve as a strategic partner to our stakeholders in helping to maintain a best-in-class Net Promoter Score through safeguarding and promoting our brand of exceptional client service.


    First Republic has an immediate need for an experienced copywriter & creative strategist to join our Marketing team. This is a key role within the department and the ideal candidate will have extensive experience of working both on agency and client sides. The ability to prioritize and multitask while maintaining a high level of creativity are key skills for this position. A proven track record of dedication and commitment to going above and beyond to deliver extraordinary service to colleagues and clients alike will also be essential attributes of the right candidate.


    What you'll do as a Contract - Copywriter & Creative Strategist

    • Work directly with Marketing Communications Team to create, proofread and edit content for digital and print, including brochures, letters, flyers, promotions, email templates, presentations, proposals and website pages
    • Concept, storyboard and refine ideas to present to decision makers
    • Partner with other departments to translate product offerings and new initiatives into content for various media and verify accuracy
    • Develop strong understanding of product offerings to discern what’s appropriate to include in each piece of collateral
    • Become expert in brand voice and style
    • Translate financial, legal or technical terminology into clear, conversational language
    • Create intelligent, original and effective copy to drive brand awareness, growth and engagement across multiple channels
    • Work closely with the Compliance and Legal teams to vet and approve final versions
    • Partner with designers and external vendors to make content come to life
    • Deliver consistent, accurate and high-quality content


    What skills you will use: 

    • Degree in Communications/Public Relations/Advertising
    • 3-5 years of experience in an agency and internal marketing department required
    • Experience writing for financial services or other regulated industry preferred
    • Experience in the luxury goods arena preferred
    • Possess a strong command of grammar, spelling and style
    • Eye for design/layout/formatting
    • Excellent organizational and time management skills
    • Flexible and adaptable to changing priorities
    • Ability to own (and defend) your point of view
    • A strong work ethic, self-starter, strong attention to detail, creative and collaborative
    • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite and collaborative project management platforms
    • Must have strong verbal communication and interpersonal skills
    • Excellent presentation skills
    • Strong strategic and organizational abilities
    • Must pay attention to detail without losing sight of the bigger picture


    Own your work and your career — apply now
    Are you willing to go the extra mile because you love what you do and how you can contribute as a team? Do you want the freedom to grow and the opportunity to take charge of your own career? If so, then come join us.


    We want hard working team players. You’ll have the independence to learn, lead and drive change. A culture of extraordinary service, empowerment and stability — that’s the First Republic way.


    Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records, to the extent consistent with applicable federal and/or state law.


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