Research Editor, Due Diligence

Dow Jones
Ottawa, ON
07 Apr 2021
06 Jun 2021
Job Type
Full Time
Job Description:

 Previous experience with open source research and investigations or with risk-based

due diligence is a significant advantage

 Fluency in other languages is a plus

 Excellent English writing skills, including the ability to summarize complex information

clearly and precisely from another language into English

 Strong research skills, including online search tools. Tenacity and ingenuity in the pursuit

of sources and information. Ability to handle large volumes of information. Prior

experience in research is an advantage. Knowledge and understanding of public records


 Knowledge of and interest in international affairs and politics; specialist legal, business or

financial knowledge is an advantage

 Knowledge of or experience with regulatory compliance, anti-bribery, anti-corruption or

anti-money laundering is an advantage

 Meticulous attention to detail

 Ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines. Excellent organization skills

 Team player with a high level of initiative and a proactive approach to work, willingness

to accept feedback and take ownership of tasks and issues and follow up to ensure that

they are successfully brought to completion, ability to adapt readily to changing


 Ability to work as part of a multicultural team, to build and maintain good working


 Ability to identify wholly with Dow Jones's service obligations to its clients

 Ideally educated to degree level

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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: 24469