Financial Editor

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • CLSA
  • 19 Sep 17

CLSA's Research Publications team upholds the firm's reputation for hard-hitting, objective research with an unusual twist that clients feel they must read. Our critical contribution to the investment process is to help analysts and strategists get their message across loud and clear - with brevity and wit; in both old and new media - and to ensure financial rigour and brand integrity across the product spectrum. The extraordinary quality of our product is a key differentiator for CLSA.

Responsibilities:

The incumbent will liaise with analysts across Asia to copy-edit and sharpen the impact of individual research reports; working with our production and distribution teams to ensure quality, timeliness and accurate distribution. Robust rewriting and research abilities with a sense of design and sensitivity to corporate image will reinforce your contribution. Speed, accuracy and a good eye for the main story are crucial.

Ad hoc projects will require you to think on your feet and suggest innovative ways to improve the readability and commercial impact of our materials, including video scripts and webpages. A clear eye for effective design and experience in layout editing will be highly regarded.

Requirements
• Bachelor degree or above
• Minimum 3+ years relevant experience of editing/writing experience
• Excellent English skills are essential, as are a high level of numeracy and proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
• Attention to detail and developed communication skills
• Keen interest in Asia's financial markets, plus broad general knowledge
• Previous experience in a financial brokerage would be beneficial
• Journalists with a strong interest in current trends are encouraged to apply

If you are seeking a dynamic environment in which to build your career in equity broking and the investment industry please send applications to recruitment@clsa.com.

About CLSA
CLSA is an Asia’s leading capital markets and investment group, connecting global investors to insights, liquidity and capital to drive their investment strategies.
 
Award-winning research, an extensive Asia footprint, direct links to China and highly experienced finance professionals differentiate our innovative products and services in asset management, alternative investment, corporate finance, capital markets, securities and wealth management.

As the international platform of CITIC Securities, China’s largest investment bank, CLSA is uniquely positioned to facilitate cross border capital flows and bridge China to the world and the world to China.
 
Founded in 1986 and headquartered in Hong Kong, CLSA operates from 20 cities across Asia, Australia, the Americas and Europe. 

For further information, please visit www.clsa.com.