Content & Event Producer (Fintech, Financial Services, Technology)

About Us

LendIt brings together the leading lending platforms, investors, and service providers in our industry for unparalleled educational, networking, and business development opportunities. LendIt hosts threes conferences annually: our flagship conference in the United States-LendIt USA, LendIt Europe in London and LendIt China in Shanghai.

Role

Do you have a thirst for news? Are you highly organized, creative, and hard-working with a passion for writing and an eye for detail? Are you interested in finance, technology and events? Do you love to network? Do you possess the ability to get people excited about a new idea?

If you answered yes to the above questions, we have an incredible career waiting for you here at LendIt Fintech.

LendIt Fintech (www.lendit.com), the world’s leading media and events company focused on financial technology, is looking for a content and event producer to join our team. Our daily news coverage, weekly podcasts and fintech events raise the bar for the fintech industry and touch over 12,000 people spanning more than 50 countries around the world.

This position will be based in our New York City office. Your primary goal as Content & Event Producer will be to produce our daily newsletter, deliver cutting-edge content and speakers for our global events, podcasts, webinars and white papers

Day-to-day activities will include: Write short news blurbs for our daily newsletter Conduct research calls with industry professionals to verify topics and shape content. Keep up-to-date on market and deal activity. Work closely with content team to help construct forward thinking, content-driven agendas. Invite and confirm high quality industry speakers. Produce long form content for blog and whitepapers. Prepare and manage speakers for live and virtual events. ‘MC’ or moderate sessions during live/virtual events Maximize the positive experience for our speakers by working with them onsite to effect introductions and meet their needs. Leverage industry relationships into ongoing leads and referrals. Work collaboratively with marketing and sales for content promotion and relationship building Work with our content management systems to publish speaker information.

Qualifications:

  • A bachelor’s degree.
  • At least 2 years experience working in journalism, public relations, events, FinTech, Finance or Technology.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Experience writing in Wordpress a plus.

    Characteristics we are looking for
  • Integrity
  • Intellectual curiosity
  • Work ethic & diligence
  • Confidence
  • Initiative
  • Humility
  • Positivity
  • Maturity