Production Editor and Researcher (Audit & Accounting)

The Portfolio Group
London, United Kingdom
12 May 2021
09 Jun 2021
Job role
Experience level
Entry level
Job overview

This position represents a fantastic entry level opportunity for someone wishing to develop a career in online professional information provision within a privately owned, fast growing company. The candidate will need to have a keen interest in business and finance, an eye for detail, an interest in quality written language and presentation, excellent communication, editorial and project management skills, and a positive attitude to deliver to tight deadlines in a busy editorial environment.

Job purpose

The Audit and Accounting (A&A) Content Manager is responsible for ensuring all A&A segment information and tools on the Croner-i Tax and Accounting information platform is up to date and fit for purpose. The A&A team has expanded significantly over recent years and now consists of a strong team of qualified chartered accountants who work with panel reviewers in accountancy firms. The A&A Content Manager and team work closely with the editorial, product, IT and client facing teams at Croner-i to innovate the way that content is delivered to maximise the value to our clients and drive sales. We also provide content to software providers.

The A&A Content Manager is looking for a candidate with a keen interest in finance, business and publishing to support the team in detailed research, updating, quality reviewing and editorial activity.

Day to day responsibilities

Perform detailed updating and editorial tasks to assist in processing the updates needed across a wide variety of A&A online Croner-i products as directed by the A&A author team.
This could include:
editing accounting and audit commentary products in Word or cloud-based authoring tools;
updating detailed auditing tools/programmes and checklists in Excel, including editorial amendments and formatting layout;
checking content and improving / developing our Excel tools to strengthen our software company partnerships;
researching published company reports and maintaining a database to help the team with their reviews and analysis
updating Word template letters, reports and example accounts;
assisting with collation and repurposing of content for news, articles, social media and marketing material;
reviewing and checking content from regulators and standard setters compared to the source files;
driving product development and use of innovative tools and formats such as interactive flow-charts/mind-maps/e-Forms to enhance the user experience; and
helping the team continue to transform the content from legacy print to online, which may include indexing/search/tagging improvementsWhat you bring to the team

Graduate Batchelor or Masters level - any subject
Eye for detail as well as the ability to 'cold' review own work and that of others
Strong editorial and language skills
Excel, word and IT skills
Interest in business/finance/media/publishing
Experience working in or knowledge of an accounting practice environment or the corporate accounting sector is useful but not essential
Positive, proactive, can-do attitude
Ability to prioritise effectively and constantly adapt to changing demands.
Keen to help drive change and develop products
Superb teamwork and communication skillsWhy join our team?

This is a fantastic multi award-winning place to work and a friendly, highly motivated and hard-working team. This role should appeal if you enjoy being exposed to a wide variety of technical developments and serving customer needs. The work is fast-paced and busy so we look for colleagues who have a positive and results focused attitude. Through on-the-job coaching and experience, as well as providing training and development, we make sure that everyone who works here has the resources they need to build their careers

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