IHS Markit Content Editor in Cambridge, Massachusetts

About IHS Markit

IHS Markit harnesses deep sources of information, analytics and expertise to forge solutions for the industries and markets that drive global economies. Our company partners with clients in business, finance and government to provide the unrivaled insights and perspectives that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. We call this The New Intelligence. IHS Markit serves more than 50,000 key customers in more than 140 countries, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500. We help decision makers apply higher-level thinking to daily tasks and strategic issues across a host of industries and disciplines including energy, finance, automotive, engineering, technology, maritime and trade, aerospace and defense, chemical, and economics and country risk.

Headquartered in London, IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.


Summary : This position will be responsible for performing copy editing and layout of content for electronic and hardcopy distribution to clients.

General Job Duties:

  • Copy edit industry content to company guidelines

  • Lay out and format content for publications, reports, and magazine pages

  • Generate PDF and HTML versions of publications

  • Post files to website

Specific Job Duties:

  • Edit content in Word, PowerPoint, and other content management systems in accordance with the IHS Writing Handbook and Style Guide

  • Lay out publications using Adobe InDesign or QuarkXpress, and generate PDF files to comply with the IHS Markit Common Look and Feel guidelines

  • Communicate with analysts regarding content

  • Post files to website

Required Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree or relevant work experience

Required Experience:

  • Adobe Creative Suite, particularly InDesign

  • Editing of text for public consumption, including but not limited to grammar, punctuation, spelling, tense, voice, etc.

Other skills:

  • Fluency in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

  • QuarkXPress experience a plus

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills

  • Very good multi-tasking and prioritization skills

Physical Requirements: None

Travel: No

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