Research Editor

Posted 100 days ago ·

  • Work Location
    Shanghai( 上海),
    Chinese Required
    No
    Experience Required
    3 Years
  • Qualification
    Bachelor Degree
    Salary (Monthly CNY)
    Negotiable
    Contract Type
    Full Time
  • Job Functions
    Writing/Editing, Consulting, Finance
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.


Key Responsibilities:
  • 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 e.g. WeChat, Weibo, Baidu.
  • Currently on a work residence permit is a plus.

Contact Information:

  Please send cover letter and resume to pehr@us.pacificepoch.com.