Senior Associate - Content and Messaging Copy Editor


Date: Nov 18, 2022

Location: New York, NY, US

Company: New York Life Insurance Co

Location Designation: Hybrid 



When you join New York Life, you’re joining a company that values career development, collaboration, innovation, and inclusiveness. We want employees to feel proud about being part of a company that is committed to doing the right thing. You’ll have the opportunity to grow your career while developing personally and professionally through various resources and programs. New York Life is a relationship-based company and appreciates how both virtual and in-person interactions support our culture.



This position primarily involves a hybrid work schedule - working remotely: Monday & Friday / on site: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. 


Eagle Strategies LLC is a Registered Investment Adviser and wholly owned subsidiary of New York Life Insurance Company. As part of New York Life’s Wealth Management division, Eagle Strategies has a long history and passion for career development, innovation, collaboration, and diversity, equity, and inclusion. We want employees to feel proud about being part of a company that is committed to doing the right thing. Through various resources and programs, you can grow your career while developing personally and professionally.

Eagle Strategies provides retail investment advisory services through about 1,250 affiliated investment advisor representatives (IARs) and more than $20B in assets under management (AUM). Eagle IARs provide comprehensive investment advisory and financial planning capabilities. Through our "protection first" planning philosophy and backed by solutions that leverage New York Life’s financial strength and mutuality, our advisors can tailor a plan to help their clients reach their long-term goals and withstand unforeseen fluctuations through insurance, annuities, brokerage (including stocks, bonds, mutual funds, and specialty asset classes), and other products.

We are looking for a copy editor to join our marketing team as we expand and refine our communications and marketing efforts targeted to financial advisors and affluent clients.  The ideal candidate has a strong track record of copy-editing and crafting email messaging focused on educating and informing audiences across a broad range of topics spanning financial planning, wealth management, investment solutions and capabilities, etc.    

Primary responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Copy edit and write email communications to drive awareness and engagement among key advisor segments and affluent clients on financial planning topics, investment themes, financial education content, marketing campaigns, etc.
  • Managing the end-to-end editorial process for a weekly newsletter to advisors including crafting and copy editing multiple messages, obtaining approvals from various stakeholders and Compliance as well as setting up and managing the distribution of the newsletter via our email platform
  • Maintain and monitor master editorial calendar and timely update as necessary
  • Manage ongoing content updates and renewal processes across a robust library of marketing materials and content (e.g., thought leadership, brochures, flyers, fact sheets, charts, guides, etc.)
  • Work with external vendors to manage content update workflows and fulfilment
  • Collaborate with cross functional areas to ensure content is up-to-date and best reflects the current strategy
  • Support the execution of other strategic marketing activities as needed to help advance business efforts (e.g., event planning, digital marketing, segment marketing, etc.)



  • Bachelor’s degree with five to seven years relevant copy editing and writing experience in financial services
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment and meeting tight deadlines
  • Excellent project management skills and results-oriented
  • Strong attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively across a range of stakeholders
  • Knowledge of marketing technology such as email platforms is helpful
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office




Salary range: $72,500-$107,500 

Overtime eligible: Exempt 

Discretionary bonus eligible: Yes 

Sales bonus eligible: No 


Click here to learn more about our benefits. Starting salary is dependent upon several factors including previous work experience, specific industry experience, and/or skills required.



Recognized as one of Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies, New York Life is committed to improving local communities through a culture of employee giving and volunteerism, supported by the Foundation. We're proud that due to our mutuality, we operate in the best interests of our policy owners. We invite you to bring your talents to New York Life, so we can continue to help families and businesses “Be Good At Life.” To learn more, please visit LinkedIn, our Newsroom and the Careers page of

Job Requisition ID: 87838




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