Research Editor, Adverse Media Entities (Italian/French )

Dow Jones
Feb 16, 2021
Apr 17, 2021
Job Type
Full Time
Job Description:About the Role

The role of the Research Editor is to research, record and update details on companies with adverse media in countries around the world. These details are required for the Dow Jones Adverse Media - Entities (AME) database, a global reference database of companies that have had negative news in the media. You will report to the Manager, Adverse Media Entities.

Business Background

Risk and Compliance is a high-growth division of Dow Jones, a News Corporation company. Risk & Compliance provides a comprehensive response to financial regulations by offering global, accurate, up-to-date information on people and companies -- helping customers meet regulatory guidelines, perform enhanced due diligence, control money laundering and illicit payments, and manage risk across their business.

You Will:
  • Use a range of relevant electronic published sources for each country you will research, including company and government websites and sources carried on Dow Jones's own products.
  • Extract data from the above mentioned sources, and follow a set of guidelines on AME selection and the level of corporate details.
  • Provide the most comprehensive coverage possible of companies with adverse media while taking care to exclude detail outside the brief.
  • Verify the accuracy of the material you and other team members are adding to the database and follow an established set of procedures to do so.
  • Keep the AME Database updated by scanning and extraction from known information sources and by ongoing monitoring for new sources.
  • Respond quickly and thoroughly to customer queries.

You Have:
  • Identify wholly with Dow Jones's service obligations to its Clients
  • Research and/or editorial knowledge
  • Fluency in English, Italian and French
  • Web searching skills
  • Education to Bachelor's degree level
  • Excellent proofreading skills and organisational skills
  • Keyboard skills and familiarity with Microsoft Office
  • Handle large volumes of information
  • Accept feedback as a learning opportunity

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Business Area: PIB - DATA STRATEGY

Job Category: Data/Content Group

About Us

Since 1882, Dow Jones has been finding new ways to bring information to the world's top business entities. Beginning as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has grown to be a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron's, MarketWatch and Financial News.

This longevity and success is due to a relentless pursuit of accuracy, depth and innovation, enhanced by the wisdom of past experience and a solid grasp on the future ahead. More than its individual brands, Dow Jones is a modern gateway to intelligence, with innovative technology, advanced data feeds, integrated solutions, expert research, award-winning journalism and customizable apps and delivery systems to bring the information that matters most to customers, when and where they need it, every day.

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Req ID: 23608