McGraw Hill Financial Editor in London, United Kingdom

Position Description

Editors, S&P Global Ratings, Europe

The Role:

We are seeking two editors to join S&P Global Ratings in our London and Frankfurt offices. The successful candidates will edit, write, and publish engaging, meaningful, and error-free financial research reports on sovereigns, banks, companies, and structured finance products. Some reports include graphics, which the editor will produce. You will work to tight deadlines, ensuring our reports are first to market, clearly tell the credit story, and support market relevance.

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The Impact:

You will produce content that meets evolving regulatory requirements and the strong quality standards of S&P Global Ratings. The quality of your work has a direct correlation on and is critical to S&P Global Ratings’ reputation and image.

The Team / The Business:

This role is under S&P Global Ratings' Operations.S&P Global Ratings Editorial team consists of about 100 staff in offices around the world. You will work closely with editorial and rating analysts across all sectors to translate complex research, data, and analytical concepts into compelling published research with a strong visual focus. This is a very exciting, diverse and challenging environment.


Edit and publish rating action reports to tight deadlines

Craft text that is accurate, error-free and tells the credit story

Prepare charts and tables in excel and other formats where needed

Meet publishing targets for EMEA editorial

Understand and conform to S&P Global Ratings' standard operating procedures and policies related to publishing

Maintain knowledge of the in-house StyleGuide and article formats to guide analysts in creating articles that conform to global publishing standards

Work to tight deadlines, while ensuring published reports attain the highest quality


Bachelor's degree holder, preferably in Journalism, Business, humanities, or business subjects, or demonstrated skill and experience

Native language writing ability in English (and conversational German-speaking ability for the Frankfurt position)

Up to three years editing/ writing for business/ financial publishing

Demonstrated interest in finance

Demonstrated digital skills and interest in adapting to evolving digital platforms.

Energetic, creative, and independent worker with an ability to adapt to a fast-paced, high-pressured environment

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Ability to work effectively and collaboratively in a team-oriented, global and multicultural environment

Ability to multi-task.

About S&P Global:

S&P Global Ratings is the world’s leading provider of independent credit ratings. Our ratings are essential to driving growth, providing transparency and helping educate market participants so they can make decisions with confidence. We have more than 1 million credit ratings outstanding on government, corporate, financial sector and structured finance entities and securities. We offer an independent view of the market built on a unique combination of broad perspective and local insight. We provide our opinions and research about relative credit risk; market participants gain independent information to help support the growth of transparent, liquid debt markets worldwide.

S&P Global Ratings is a division of S&P Global (NYSE:

SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, - ratings

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