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VP, Senior Institutional Investment Writer

About the position

PGIM, the global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial Inc., is one of the world’s leading money managers. With offices in 15 countries and over $1 trillion in assets under management, clients rely on our risk management expertise, intellectual capital and creative solutions to realize their investment objectives. Our distinct multi-manager model delivers a broad suite of actively-managed solutions in the areas of public and private fixed income, equities, alternatives and real estate to serve our clients’ needs. We are passionate about delivering investment returns for our clients and dedicated to our greatest asset – our people. Learn more about who we are and how we can work together, please visit: www.pgim.com

The PGIM Marketing team is looking for a Senior Institutional Investment Writer to join our team. You will be responsible for crafting intellectual content that will help differentiate PGIM from our competitors while delivering value added content to our sophisticated clients and consultants highlighting our global expertise and capabilities.

What you will be doing:

  • Building a positive relationship with the Chief Executive Office to develop and showcase our capabilities and creating brand awareness through op-ed pieces and social media articles.

  • Conducting interviews and research to contribute to and write our popular series on Mega Trends as well as other innovative research pieces.

  • Partnering with the Chief Strategist, Chief Marketing Officer, Investment Strategists, Product Specialists and Portfolio Managers to generate compelling, differentiated thought leadership and insights content for sophisticated investors.

  • Developing op-ed and LinkedIn articles to help raise the visibility of the PGIM brand.

  • Collaborating with channel marketers to develop the necessary content to promote PGIM's intellectual capital to a range of constituents, including pension CIOs, institutional consultants, fund selectors and wealth management firms.

  • Working closely with digital and design partners to present content in dynamic and compelling ways to improve engagement and consumption by target audiences through multiple delivery channels including, web and social.

  • Utilizing “raw” content and data on investment and investing concepts to craft compelling narratives, infographics and other formats.

Qualifications
  • BA/BS degree required. MBA a plus.
  • Minimum 10 years relevant experience as an investment writer in the wealth management or asset management industry
  • CFA, CIMA not required, but advantageous
  • Experience in producing creative headlines with an ability to differentiate yourself from the sea of sameness
  • Excellent understanding of investment concepts and strong ability to make them interesting and accessible for readers
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work closely with investment professionals to capture and convey PGIM's best intellectual capital
  • Deep understanding of the needs of sophisticated investors, including institutions, consultants and fund selectors at wealth management platforms

Capabilities you need to help you succeed:

  • Strategic thinker
  • Creative
  • Self-motivated
  • Collaborative
  • Strong organizational savvy and intuition
  • Intellectually curious
  • Professional maturity
  • Sense of humor

Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise, Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The company's well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, asset management, and real estate services.

We recognize that our strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of our diverse associates. We are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals. Visit www.prudential.com to learn more about our values, our history and our brand.

Prudential is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Note that this posting is intended for individual applicants. Search firms or agencies should email Staffing at staffingagencies@prudential.com for more information about doing business with Prudential.