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    Economic Copy Editor w/ Native Level of English

    Location: Barcelona


    Do you have previous experience as a writer or copy editor and share a passion for Economics? Are you looking for an opportunity to boost your career? If your answer is 'yes' and you speak English at a native level, this job might be just what you are looking for....
    Based in Barcelona, our client is a leading provider of economic analysis and forecasts for 127 countries in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas. They offer a reliable source for timely and accurate business intelligence among clients from a variety of industries, including the world's major financial institutions, multinational companies, and government agencies.


    Main Responsibilities:
    - Checking the quality and clarity of all of the company's written output, distributed across all available platforms (.pdf report, website, blogs)
    - Editing and modifying written content in order to make sure that all output complies with the company's Writing Guidelines (guidelines) 
    - Providing support to the staff to produce compliant content
    - Collaborating with the Managing Director and the Head of Research to define the guidelines for the writing style and to set strategies for expanding coverage and improving the quality of the final output
    - Working with writers to help their ideas and stories succeed; developing story and content ideas and approving final versions submitted by the economists
    - reading all content and correct for errors in spelling, punctuation, and grammar following the guidelines; when needed, rewriting copy to make it easier for clients and readers to understand 
    - Verifying facts, using standard reference sources 
    - Evaluating submissions from writers to decide what to publish


    Key Languages:
    Native level of English


    Core Skills / Experience:

    - University Degree in Economics, Journalism, International Relations, Political Sciences or related
    - Writing and editing experience
    - Passion for economics
    - Knowledge of MS Office
    - Ability to meet strict deadlines
    - A well-developed sense of teamwork.
    - Detailed-oriented
    - Quality and efficiency oriented


    What's on offer:

    - Competitive salary
    - Office working hours
    - Well-located offices, in central Barcelona
    - Start-up team environment


    What will you learn:
    - Great understanding of macroeconomic correlations
    - Gain valuable experience in Copyediting
    - Growing within a company renowned in the economic forecasting world




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