Brand Lead

| Greater NYC Area
About Us
Brigit is a financial health app for the everyday American. By using cash flow data to automate finances, not only does Brigit help people today, but also helps them start saving for tomorrow and permanently transform their financial future. Brigit analyzes data from billions of individual bank transactions and formulates a deep understanding of each member’s cash-flow mismatches and spending habits. Using that data, Brigit is able to send no-fee predictive advances and help millions of Americans avoid late payment fees, predatory overdraft fees, and interest rates.
Our initial product is focused on disrupting the predatory $44 Billion payday loan and overdraft market. The company leverages its IP to analyze bank transaction data to empower and improve the lives of 100M underserved Americans.
The Role
We’re looking for a passionate, highly motivated communications professional to help plan and execute Brigit’s branding and PR strategy. This individual will work closely with our Marketing team in growing brand awareness through a multi-faceted approach including coordinating and running PR, SEO, internal and external communications and non-paid content strategies. This person will be responsible for shaping and communicating our vision and mission.
The right candidate is comfortable working in a fast-paced environment and highly skilled at multitasking. They are collaborative and capable of bringing together key factors to drive a strategy that aligns Brigit’s strategic and mission-driven goals. They are a self-starter who can recommend and initiate projects with minimal direction. 

Responsibilities

  • Build and manage a PR strategy, including press research, all the while keeping the company's vision, mission, and objectives in mind
  • Build brand awareness and create proactive pitches and story ideas targeted to national and regional media, content-specific outlets, and social platforms (including influencer)
  • Supervise advertising content to ensure that branding is consistent across advertising, campaigns, and all other forms of marketing 
  • Oversee all internal and external communications for the company, ensuring its message is consistent and engaging
  • Plan, implement and manage company's overall ASO, SEO and content marketing strategy
  • Analyze, review and implement landing pages (including app reviews) that are optimized to be picked up by search engines

What You Have

  • At least 5 years in a Branding, PR, or Communications position
  • A demonstrated passion for making a social impact and the desire to want to help build a business that dramatically improves people’s lives
  • Excellent writing and editing skills, comfortable developing content for a variety of purposes and require limited edits from supervisor
  • Proven ability to handle time-sensitive projects and prioritize multiple objectives simultaneously, to work independently, and to drive projects to completion with minimum guidance and acute attention to detail
  • Prior experience in managing ASO, SEO campaigns 
  • Word of mouth initiatives & referral experience is a plus

The team at Brigit has an extensive background in finance, tech & data, with previous experience at Palantir, Deutsche Bank, and Two Sigma. The company is backed by leading equity investors including DCM, Canaan Partners, and NYCA, as well as a host of celebrities and other individual investors.
Perks
- 401k plan
- Generous PTO and sick days
- Health, dental, and vision insurance
- Weekly company lunches
- Unlimited snacks
- Company happy hours
- Weekly team game nights
- Pet-friendly office
- GREAT PEOPLE
BOTTOM LINE: We're looking for curious, hardworking, down-to-earth people, who are passionate about helping hardworking Americans improve their financial lives.

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Location

Our office is located steps from Madison Square Park and just two blocks from the N/Q/R/W/4/6 trains.

An Insider's view of Brigit

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Our office is unique. However, it is not simply the walls of the office that make it so. Every Brigiteer helps construct a fantastic workplace. Whether it be a co-founder taking time to teach us how to make an espresso, or collaborating across teams to add that special touch to our app. We see each other not just as coworkers, but as a family.

Jahmal

Customer Experience Specialist

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

You can write anywhere in the office. Walls, desks, windows…..really wherever you come up with an idea, there's always a marker close by to jot your best ideas down. It’s a very collaborative group and we work best when we can express ourselves visually.

Shruti

Growth Strategist

What makes someone successful on your team?

We recognize each other's successes and reward our efforts through encouragement, empowerment, and engagement. Through shared trust and appreciation, we motivate each other to achieve both our individual and team aspirations while maintaining Brigit's mission and core values.

Vicky

Software Engineer

How would you describe the company’s work-life balance?

Everyone at Brigit does a great job of promoting and maintaining a healthy work-life balance. It's important that work doesn't add any more stress to handling personal situations! Everyone has individuality in how they schedule their workload to meet deadlines. Any and all suggestions on how to keep a sustainable balance are considered team-wide.

Jack

Software Engineer

What are Brigit Perks + Benefits

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Return-to-work program post parental leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Free lunch on Thursday!
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted on occasion
Pet Friendly
Brigit's pet policy is dog friendly daily
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