Copy Editor

Moody's Analytics
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Researcher / analyst

Credit Analysis & Research - Research

Regular - Experienced Hire

Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $4.4 billion in 2018, employs approximately 13,100 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 42 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com. Moody’s Investors Service is among the world’s most respected and widely utilized sources for credit ratings and research. Our opinions and analysis on a broad range of credit obligors and obligations are valued around the world for their insight and rigor. At MIS, our workplace culture supports our mission to be the Agency of Choice for our customers, employees and future employees. Our Culture focuses on Excellence and embodies behavioral qualities such as Integrity, Responsiveness, Collaboration, Respect and Passion. Our people are our core asset and we look beyond outcomes to ensure that behaviors and interactions matter.

Department

MIS Ratings and Research (R&R) is focused on the development of rating opinions and research, content and outreach, and the delivery of our services to issuers and investors MIS Research is focused on production of research content and operations

Job Description

The Role:Responsible for proofreading reports – either written by non-native English speakers or that have undergone extensive edits from multiple parties. The copy editor will address flaws on a very grammatical level to make sure the final published report reads smoothly and is formatted consistently, according to Moody’s standards. Responsibilities:• Proofread for spelling, word usage, grammar, punctuation and syntax• Ensure that Moody’s house style is followed and formatting is correct (exhibits, headings and headlines, etc.)• May flag questions, but is not a fact checker and is not responsible for factual accuracy, which lies with the LOB• Identify documents in need of additional work around content or logic and elevates to Analyst and Financial Writer• Help analysts to understand editorial changes and apply them to future works to improve analysts’ writing skills

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in English, writing, journalism, communications or other related fields

Technical Skills:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Broad understanding of capital markets, finance and credit.
  • Highly organized and efficient
  • Very strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Effectively edit clear, concise copy for publications.
  • Strong attention to detail

Works well independently under pressure in a collaborative environmentMoody’s is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law. Candidates for Moody's Corporation may be asked to disclose securities holdings pursuant to Moody’s Policy for Securities Trading and the requirements of the position. Employment is contingent upon compliance with the Policy, including remediation of positions in those holdings as necessary.

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