Content Writer

At Helcim

Helcim is looking for a talented Content Writer to join our Marketing Team. The ideal candidate will bring a fresh and exciting writing style to the Helcim blog, our website copy, internal/external communications and any other written company communications. We are seeking a truly exceptional writer whose mastery of the written word is able to elevate our content to be engaging, exciting, and fun, while aligning closely with the Helcim brand. Working with members of the Marketing Team, this individual will work to evolve and develop the Helcim voice, ensuring that all communications are consistently refined and tuned to our values of honesty, education, transparency, and innovation. 

Anybody can write, we are looking for a writer who can breathe life and magic into Helcim’s voice. 

Typical Duties

  • Creating powerful, narrative-driven content pieces for the Helcim blog that inform and engage
  • Monitoring and evaluating website copy and user flows to continually identify improvements and opportunities to optimize the website copy 
  • Researching industry trends and competitor content, identifying internal content gaps, and constant ideation of fresh and engaging content
  • Benchmarking competitor copy/communications
  • Refreshing stale content
  • Helping to craft excellent and effective communication pieces


  • Exceptional communication skills - both written and verbal
  • The ability to prioritize and develop relevant and engaging content
  • Ability to take any subject and make it interesting, engaging, and personal
  • Ability to create a narrative that weaves disparate concepts together gracefully
  • Basic working knowledge of fundamental SEO practices is considered an asset
  • Experience working in and writing about financial technology is considered an asset

Why Helcim?

Helcim is a payment processor that gives small and medium sized businesses a better way to accept debit and credit cards. Thousands of merchants across Canada and the US choose Helcim for their payment needs because of our excellent customer service and innovative software solutions. We ranked number 91 on the Globe and Mail’s 2019 list of Canada’s Top 400 Growing Companies, and we have big plans to redefine the payments industry. To accomplish this, we need a talented team of people who are passionate about working in fintech.


At Helcim we build teams of engaged, caring and intelligent people. In return we provide an environment where you’ll be excited to come to work each day and tackle challenges with your colleagues. As part of our team you’ll receive amazing benefits including a competitive salary, paid health benefits, stock options and generous vacation time. You’ll also enjoy company provided snacks and team lunches to keep yourself fueled and the opportunity to recharge and connect with your team members at company social events.


We invest a lot of time and energy imagining and creating a company and culture that encourages discussion, the trade of ideas, and the execution of amazing products and services. We’re friendly and collaborative, working together to achieve big goals. If you want to join our team and feel you can contribute to the growth and success of our company - we want to hear from you!


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If you would like to be considered for this position, please use the link below to submit your Resume and Cover Letter through the "Apply for this Job" button. Please address your Cover Letter to Helcim Human Resources. Please also include a portfolio or examples of your work.