Harding Loevner LP
Bridgewater, NJ

Job Description

The Investment Writer & Editor will work with investment colleagues to produce smart, sophisticated communications for our clients and broader audiences. The writing tasks involve interviewing members of the research team, gathering material from outside sources, and synthesizing the information to produce regular, timely magazine-style articles and blog posts. Topics will vary and include some of the world’s most fascinating and important growing companies and industries, from robots to biotech to super apps to electric vehicles. The editing tasks require a rigorous approach that includes helping to develop themes and challenging the structure and logic of drafts produced by others.

Job Qualifications

This role is suited for candidates who have:
• Seven plus years of professional writing and editing experience
• Bachelor’s degree and interest in the investment industry
• Previous experience as a reporter covering business, finance, or other relevant industries, or at another investment firm or research organization
• Demonstrated experience writing and editing long-form narratives, with clips that show the depth and breadth of your work
• An ability to articulate complex ideas clearly, succinctly, and engagingly
• A zealous focus on clean, entertaining, well-argued copy
• An ability to manage multiple editorial projects simultaneously
• Excellent communications skills, including actively listening to others and knowing what questions to ask to gain understanding
• An understanding of how businesses work
• A curiosity about finance and the role it plays in the world, and an appreciation of the ironies sometimes involved