• Dow Jones - Entertainment and Media Industry
  • $75,610.00 -127,990.00/year*
  • Princeton , NJ
  • Entertainment
  • Full-Time
  • 197 Valley Rd

Job Description:Research Editor, Due DiligenceAbout usCustom Research is a unified group focused on bespoke solutions for our clients. This involves unique research which is tailored and optimized for our customers specific needs.The group is comprised of teams who:Research and write high-quality Due Diligence reports on companies and/or individualsWrite targeted queries and hand select the most relevant news for My Company Today newslettersProvide one-off reports where entities and/or individuals are screened against negative references in the newsSupport WSJ Pro offerings via research and original writing on cybersecurity and other topicsThe position sits within the Due Diligence subgroup, a global team based in Barcelona, Princeton and Singapore, which is responsible for researching/writing and reviewing/proofing of high-quality reports on companies and/or individuals using a combination of publically-available and proprietary sources.The role of the Research Editor is to research and write high-quality reports on companies and/or individuals using a combination of publically-available and proprietary sources. The Research Editor works closely with the other members of the Due Diligence team to ensure that the reports meet client requirements in terms of content quality, accuracy, timeliness and completeness.The Research Editor will work closely with the Due Diligence Quality Analysts and the Managers, who are responsible for delivering the Due Diligence reports and ensuring the quality of output by the research team in Barcelona, London, Princeton, Shanghai and Singapore.The Research Editor may also be called on to assist other teams in Data Strategy with special projects from time to time, according to their individual skills and knowledge.We are looking for talented professionals to fill a vacancy in our Princeton office.Knowledge/Skills/Experience Required:Previous experience in the field of Due Diligence.Fluency in English AND a second language. The following languages will be given preference: Arabic, Dutch, Hebrew, or Portuguese.Excellent writing skills, including the ability to summarize complex information clearly and precisely from another language into EnglishAbility to identify wholly with Dow Joness service obligations to its clientsStrong research skills, including online search tools. Tenacity and ingenuity in the pursuit of sources and information. Library skills a plusStrong editing and proofreading skills. Prior experience in research or editorial role an advantageAbility to handle large volumes of information and meet tight deadlinesExcellent organization and communication skillsStrong knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly Microsoft Word, and good keyboard skillsAbility to work as part of a multicultural team, to build and maintain good working relationshipsAbility to accept feedback as a learning opportunityAbility to adapt readily to changing customer requirements, positive outlook on change, self-motivated and flexibleAbility to prioritize and excellent time-management skillsAbility to work well under pressureTeam player with a high level of initiative and a proactive approach to work, willingness to take ownership of tasks and issues and follow up to ensure that they are successfully brought to completionUnderstanding of when to request assistance or escalate issues to a managerMeticulous attention to detailIdeally educated to degree levelKnowledge of and interest in international affairs and politics; understanding of economicsSpecialist legal, business or financial knowledge an advantageDow Jones , Making Careers NewsworthyAll qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets .Dow Jones is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, in our job application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or accommodation in completing your application, due to a disability, please reach out to us at ...@dowjones.com. Please put Reasonable Accommodation\" in the subject line.Business Area:PIB - DATA STRATEGYJob Category:Data/Content Group
Associated topics: copywrite, copywriting, drama, edit, editor, huffington, news, proofread, syfy, vogue

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