[Hiring] Junior Copywriter at Cleo

Job Overview

Job Description

We strongly encourage applications from people of colour, the LGBTQ+ community, people with disabilities, neurodivergent people, parents, carers, and people from lower socio-economic backgrounds.

If there’s anything we can do to accommodate your specific situation, please let us know.

About Cleo

Most people come to Cleo to do work that matters. Every day, we empower people to build a life beyond their next paycheck, building a beloved AI that enables you to forge your own path toward financial well-being.

Backed by some of the most well-known investors in tech, we’ve reached millions of people to support them throughout their financial lives, from their first paycheck to their first home and beyond. We’re hitting headlines too. This year, Forbes named us as one of their Next Billion Dollar Startups, and we were crowned the ‘Hottest Tech Scaleup’ at the Europas.

Follow us on LinkedIn to keep up to date with new product features and insights from the team.

We’re looking for a Jr. Copywriter to join one of the best marketing teams in fintech. We might be small, but over the last 5 years we’ve built a unique brand that people love.

For the right person, this is a chance to learn more about digital and brand marketing, work with a great TOV, and grow into a more senior role.

What you’ll be doing

Day to day, you’ll be working as part of a content team, alongside designers, copywriters, and campaign leads to concept new executions for our brand channels and tell exciting stories as the human voice of Cleo.


  • Being the human voice of Cleo AI, driving conversations and brand awareness across multiple marketing channels. Everything from TikTok scripts to CRM.
  • Being a brand guardian and leading projects outside of writing that shape our brand
  • Shaping work from other content creators and external providers
  • Staying switched on to wider cultural trends, especially in the US
  • Giving and receiving feedback through copy critiques and creative reviews
  • Occasionally writing 1000 words or so for our blog
  • Connecting with writers from across the business to share learnings and keep our voice consistent

What we’re looking for

  • You’ve got 1+ years of experience as a copywriter or as an intern with proven experience in building brands / communities online
  • You know how to write comedy and drive conversations
  • You intrinsically understand our brand narrative
  • You’re into TikTok, Twitter, Insta. You’ve got your own profile and despise brands who do it badly
  • You’re always looking to learn more about your craft and do better each week
  • You’ve got an online portfolio that shows the above

Bonus: You’re deeply interested in people and why they do what they do.

What do you get for all your hard work?

  • A competitive compensation package (base + equity) with reviews every 6 months. You can view our public progression framework and salary bandings here: https://cleo-ai.progressionapp.com/ – This position is a CW1 level and we can pay roughly $45-60k p.a depending on experience.
  • Work at one of the fastest-growing tech startups, backed by top VC firms, Sofina, Balderton & EQT Ventures
  • A clear progression plan. We want you to keep growing. That means trying new things, leading others, challenging the status quo and owning your impact. Always with our complete support.
  • Flexibility: We work to live, we don’t live to work. Cleo works with everyone on our team to ensure that they have the balance they need to reach their full potential.
  • Work where you work best. We’re a globally distributed team. Our US team works fully remotely, but we host virtual socials and an annual company offsite in Europe with all expenses paid.
  • Other benefits;
    • 15 days annual leave a year + public holidays (+ an additional day for every year you spend at Cleo)
    • Company-wide performance reviews every 8 months e.g every 2 terms, in line with our termly cycles (Jan-April, May-Aug, Sept-Dec):
      • Generous pay increases for high-performers and high-growth team members
      • Equity top-ups for team members getting promoted
    • Check out our new benefits package here: https://web.meetcleo.com/blog/big-benefits-energy-the-latest-cleo-employee-benefits
    • 401k matching
    • Medical Insurance, Dental and Vision care
    • Generous Parental Leave
    • 1 month paid sabbatical after 4 years at Cleo
    • Regular socials and activities, online and in-person
    • We’ll pay for your OpenAI subscription
    • Online mental health support via Spill
    • And many more!