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We are an independent investment research firm seeking a dedicated, experienced candidate for a Research Editor role. The ideal person is curious and detail-oriented, with strong initiative and solid experience writing/editing business-related content. Analyst experience and knowledge of financial markets is a big plus.
• Managing the report production process from thesis conception to publication, often under tight time constraints. This includes editing reports, Excel workbooks, dashboard graphics and charts through all stages of production.
• Collaborating closely with English-speaking Chinese analysts to refine their research theses, articulate their message and communicate key conclusions in both written and graphical form. This involves rewriting/restructuring draft research to refine messaging, checking sources and implementing house style.
• Managing product pipeline with an eye on quarterly earnings cycles; ensuring timely product distribution through a variety of online platforms.
• Developing products and editorial processes that add value for our investor clients and improve overall efficiency.
Desired Skills and Experience
• Bachelor’s degree, native English speaker.
• Three or more years of work experience in a related field – e.g. journalism, financial services, market research.
• Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills; ability to guide junior colleagues in best practices, training, prioritization.
• Expert knowledge of English grammar, usage and punctuation. Familiarity with AP Style and American-English.
• An analytical mind, with the ability to evaluate and interpret data.
• Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
• Understanding of financial markets and China business environment.
• High proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel; familiarity with Adobe InDesign a plus.
• Familiarity with Chinese internet companies/platforms eg. WeChat, Weibo, Baidu.
• Currently on a work residence permit is a plus.
Please send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.