Managing Editor, Economics & Thought Leadership
City : TORONTO, Ontario, Canada
Category : Marketing | Communications
Industry : Financial/Banking
Employer : RBC
Come Work with Us!
At RBC, our culture is deeply supportive and rich in opportunity and reward. You will help our clients thrive and our communities prosper, empowered by a spirit of shared purpose.
Whether you’re helping clients find new opportunities, developing new technology, or providing expert advice to internal partners, you will be doing work that matters in the world, in an environment built on teamwork, service, responsibility, diversity, and integrity.
What is the opportunity?
RBC Economics and Thought Leadership aims to build a prosperous and innovative future by harnessing ideas, insights and data to help RBC clients and communities understand the forces shaping the world around us.
Our team of economists and researchers deliver economic analyses, comprehensive reports and conversations with world-leading thinkers that inspire and empower informed decisions in an evolving world including:
In-depth research reports on sustainable growth, climate change, innovation and human capital
Timely analysis and forecasts of the economy and financial markets
Quarterly economic updates and monthly Canadian housing analysis
An ongoing series of conversations with leading thinkers about reimagining Canada’s economy
We are hiring a Managing Editor to work with our economists and researchers to develop insightful economics and thought leadership content. The ideal candidate has a deep understanding of the Canadian economy and the key issues that shape our national agenda. This person has strong capabilities in editorial writing, translating data and trends and digital content curation across channels and audiences. They are skilled at developing clear and engaging narratives from complicated economic and business research.
What will you do?
Work with economists and researchers to develop insightful and economics and thought leadership content
Provide editorial advice and consultation across a range of issues that shape the our national agenda
Manage and edit multiple publications including a daily global news briefing and bi-weekly economics insights
Provide substantive and grammatical editing to longer form thought leadership reports
Lead and curate content across economics and thought leadership webpages
Deploy content to key audiences using digital best practices
Ensure a high quality and consistent standard across all material
What do you need to succeed?
8+ years’ experience in managing editorial content within a business context
A portfolio that demonstrates exceptional writing and editing skills with an economic / business lens
Proven track record of working in a fast-paced environment to deliver real-time content across channels and audiences
Advanced story-telling ability
Experience with digital writing while following SEO best practices
Ability to write for multiple audiences and clients on a variety of topics
An ability to grasp and communicate new concepts and topics quickly and effectively
Previous experience in a large, global leading Financial Institution or consulting firm
Experience in business journalism
What’s in it for you?
We thrive on the challenge to be our best, progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper. We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference to our communities, and achieving success that is mutual.
A comprehensive Total Rewards Program including bonuses and flexible benefits, competitive compensation
Leaders who support your development through coaching and managing opportunities
Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
Opportunities to do challenging work
Flexible work/life balance options
Inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment
At RBC, we embrace diversity and inclusion for innovation and growth. We are committed to building inclusive teams and an equitable workplace for our employees to bring their true selves to work. We are taking actions to tackle issues of inequity and systemic bias to support our diverse talent, clients and communities.
We also strive to provide an accessible candidate experience for our prospective employees with different abilities. Please let us know if you need any accommodations during the recruitment process.
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