Overview

Fundrise offers a wonderful in-person environment at our Washington, DC headquarters if that’s what you are looking for as well as a fully-remote option, including company-paid access to WeWork, from any location in the United States.

Our mission at Fundrise is to allow everyone access to a technology driven, diversified portfolio of institutional-quality real estate. Founded in 2012, we’re the largest direct-to-investor real estate investment platform in the United States. We make institutional-quality real estate investments available to individual investors of every size at the touch of a button.

Since our launch, Fundrise has raised over $2.4 billion from investors in all 50 states and has been honored on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private companies and the Financial Times 2020 and 2021 ranking of the Americas’ fastest growing companies. We’ve also been recognized as Nerdwallet’s Best Real Estate Investment Platform of 2021.

As our first dedicated User Experience Writer, you’ll play an integral role in creating a product experience that is clear, intuitive, and engaging. Working within the Design Team, the UX Writer will become an integral partner in our product development process by advocating for the user, demonstrating best practices to collaborators, and by establishing a consistent brand voice and tone across our investing platform.

Responsibilites

    • Write clear and user-friendly in-product copy, including feature descriptions, user instructions, calls-to-action, system messages, labels, navigational elements, and tooltips.
    • Work closely with Product, Design, and Engineering from conceptualization through iteration to create copy that helps users accomplish their goals.
    • Establish standards and best practices for UX copy to ensure consistency of voice and tone across all touchpoints, empowering broader team members to make consistent and informed product copy decisions.
    • Provide distinct and strategic copy options for frequent testing to ensure pages and flows are optimized for performance and contributing to business objectives.
    • Participate in user research efforts to test product content for success and efficacy.

Minimum Qualifications

    • 3 years of experience in the same or similar role.
    • Outstanding writing and editing skills.
    • Strong interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills, written and verbal.

Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience working on communication flow in digital products (i.e. labeling, form fields, empty states, error messages, etc.)
    • Proficiency with user testing and multivariate testing to inform and iterate messaging.
    • Demonstrated skill turning complex ideas into concise, clear, and engaging copy.
    • Proficiency in copyediting and proofreading.
    • Experience designing for accessibility and usability.

Benefits at Fundrise

• Great medical, dental, and vision insurance with coverage of 100% of employee premiums and 50% of dependent premiums

 Flexible Spending Accounts for medical expenses, dependent care, and parking

• 401(k) with 3% contributed by Fundrise, regardless of whether you are actively contributing yourself

 Fully covered life insurance and short-term disability

 Significant equity via our employee stock grant program

• Company-paid access to WeWork

• Gympass benefit including mental health resources

• Udemy license for on-demand continuous learning content

• Quarterly Book Initiative to select two books from a curated list related to a different topic each quarter

 Flexible PTO

 Employee Assistance Program

 Paid parental leave

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