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Financial Editor


United States of America

Job Family

Client Solutions

For over 80 years, GfK has been a reliable and trusted insight partner for the world’s biggest companies and leading brands who make a difference in every consumer’s life - and we will continue to build on this. We connect data, science and innovative digital research solutions to provide answers for key business questions around consumers, markets, brands and media. With our headquarters in Germany and a presence in around 60 countries worldwide, you benefit from our global company with a diverse community of ~9,000 employees.

Harnessing the power of our workforce, the greatest asset we have is our people. As part of GfK, you can take your future into your own hands. We value talent, skills and responsibility and support your development within our international teams. We are proud of our heritage and our future: Currently we are in the latter stages of a transformational journey from a traditional market research company to a trusted provider of prescriptive data analytics powered by innovative technology. This is only possible with extraordinary people and this is why we are looking for YOU to help create our future. For our employees as well as for our clients we pursue one goal: Growth from Knowledge!

Job Description

This is an exciting time for the right candidate to join our team and take their experience to the next level! The Financial Editor will play a key role in ensuring that the integrity of the data is matched by the messaging, writing and visual presentation of GfK Boutique's reports. The editor will also help to train new analysts to adhere to GfK’s Style Guide and provide feedback to help improve the writing in all reports.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Work with analysts with a range of experience and writing ability to create and publish releases delivered on a weekly, bi-monthly and monthly basis across 20+ verticals
  • Ensure that content provides substantive conclusions based on the latest data and edit written content and charts to ensure that the information is in-line with the data
  • Match estimates and data in the text, charts and tables to align with the sell-out model
  • Written content is clearly and concisely written and in a neutral tone that does not imply a sell-side recommendation
  • Confirm that releases are written in accordance with GfK’s Style Guide

How you will make an impact:

  • Help onboard new analysts to learn and write in accordance with the Style Guide
  • Provide constructive feedback to analysts to help improve their writing ability
  • Participate in occasional writing/editing of marketing material

Ideally, you will bring the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree is required
  • 1-3 years of editing/writing experience preferred
  • Experience within the financial industry, (buy-side/sell-side, financial news organization, etc.) preferred
  • Attention to detail and ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment while juggling multiple deadlines
  • An Interest or background of the financial industry

What we offer:

  • 401K Match
  • Medical/ Vision/ Dental Insurance
  • Work life balance- Hybrid or Remote schedule
  • Tuition Assistance – up to $5,250.00 yearly
  • 11 paid corporate Holidays
  • Life / Pet Insurance
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Supplier Discounts/ Plum Benefits partnership

We are an ethical and honest company that is wholly committed to its clients and employees. We are proud to be an inclusive workplace for all and are committed to equal opportunity in employment which focuses on all of our employees reaching their full potential. At GfK we work collaboratively with our colleagues but offer a flexible working approach, including dividing our time between office & remote working as well as the opportunity to flex our working hours around team core hours.

We offer an exciting work environment that brings people together. We encourage an entrepreneurial and innovative spirit. We make use of the latest digital technologies. We are looking for self-starters, who accept challenges and create solutions.

Can there be a better place to take center stage in the digital revolution? We are excited to get to know you!

Posted: 67 days ago

City: Boston

Work Area: Client Solutions

Job Time: Full Time

Requisition ID: R00012891