Managing Editor, Remark Americas

Location
New York
Posted
May 15, 2013
Closes
Jun 14, 2013
Contact
Mr. Erik Wickman
Duration
Full Time
Managing Editor, Remark Americas

Remark, the publications, events and digital media division of The Mergermarket Group, a part of the Financial Times Group, wishes to bolster its New York-based editorial team. Remark produces customized thought leadership research studies, events and webcasts across a wide range of industry sectors and geographical regions for financial and professional services clients. The majority of work will focus on producing customized client-sponsored publications, and involve authoring feature articles and analyzing data and trends covering a wide range of economic and financial markets activity, including M&A, corporate finance and the debt capital markets.

Main duties and responsibilities include:
-Creating content for Remark’s research reports, including but not limited to the analysis of survey findings and authoring market overview feature articles
-Drafting survey questions for market research reports
-Working with the sales team in researching new topic ideas for client proposals
-Editing sales proposals
-Researching and drafting conference agenda topics
-Periodic attendance of client meetings with sales team (both pre and post-sale stage)

Skills required:
-Business, Economics or Journalism degree required
-Excellent writing skills
-Excellent proofreading skills/attention to detail
-Ability to work to tight deadlines
-Ability to work closely with clients in the financial/legal advisory communities

The ideal candidate will have 10 years of editorial experience. The Mergermarket Group is an equal opportunity employer and as a fast growing company, offers the ideal candidate an opportunity to develop their skills and widen their financial services industry experience. Salary will reflect experience.