About Us

Bestow is the leading digital platform for life insurance. As both a direct-to-consumer destination and an infrastructure provider, Bestow is on a mission to make life insurance accessible to millions of underserved families.

We ideate fast, embrace change, and take risks. As a rapidly growing tech startup, we look for the best talent out there and try to stay out of their way. From scaling our business model to expanding our offerings, the day-to-day at Bestow offers endless professional growth opportunities. The people who succeed here look for problems and solutions. They are both passionate about their ideas and open to having their mind changed.

In the end, we value the same things our customers do: family. So we strive for work-life balance and believe happy employees make for better experiences and happier customers. It’s a model that helped us land the #2 spot on Forbes’ Best Startup Employers 2021 list. Boom!

About the job

We are looking for a Copywriter to join the Bestow Marketing team! Specifically, a writer’s writer. A curious storyteller. Both conceptual and tactical. A thinker who sweats the small stuff. A person who finds themselves shouting at the TV news or a bus bench ad, “C’mon, words actually mean things.”

This role reports directly to the Creative Director and encompasses all aspects of Bestow marketing from concepting new digital campaigns to innovating on growth marketing initiatives. If you’re looking to bring your voice and talent to a mission-driven company in ways that help it grow and expand its reach, then this might be the role for you!

Responsibilities

  • Brand-level thinker, campaign developer across all media
  • Help change the perception of a centuries-old insurance industry
  • Work with a partner to develop and produce online/broadcast spots, digital/print ads, social content, direct mail
  • Concept and create innovative marketing and sales collateral
  • Maintain and evolve the voice of the brand
  • Initiate creative ways to grow Bestow

Requirements

  • 2-4 years experience, writing for an agency or brand
  • Current portfolio required
  • Passionate creative – you want to move needles, set trends, and affect culture with impactful words, ideas, and ads
  • Holistic thinker – 360 developer and guardian of a brand’s voice
  • Versatile writer – able and willing to write scripts, headlines, direct mail copy, and everything in between
  • Self-motivated – you take initiative, dot your own i’s, cross your own t’s
  • Up to date on current ad trends, effective campaigns, pop culture, and societal events
  • You love working in a dynamic, fast-changing environment that involves constant cross-team interaction and communication
  • Digital advertising experience a plus; broadcast experience a plus