Research Editor (Russian) (3-Month Contract)

Dow Jones
24 Mar 2021
23 May 2021
Job Type
Full Time
Job Description:

The Role:

We are looking for individuals to work on a three month assignment to research, record, validate or update details on companies owned or controlled by Russian entities. These details are required for the Dow Jones Risk & Compliance business.

  • Use a range of relevant sources in Russian and English including government and company websites, corporate registers and sources carried on Dow Jones' own products
  • Identify companies and data fitting the project brief from the relevant sources, and adhere to a set of guidelines to provide the level of corporate details required
  • Verify available information existing in the product to confirm it is up to date and accurate, following an established set of procedures to do so

Skills and Experience
  • Fluency in English and Russian, Lithuanian a plus
  • Excellent research & analytical skills. Ability to use online tools to extract key information
  • Ability to learn fast working remotely and deliver results in a short timeframe
  • Excellent proofreading skills and organizational skills
  • Keyboard skills and familiarity with Google Docs and Microsoft Office, especially Sheets and Excel
  • Ability to handle large volumes of information
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to accept feedback as a learning opportunity
  • Ability to build and maintain good working relationships

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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: 24308

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