Kroll Junior Editor - Remote in Reston, Virginia

Clients around the world rely on Kroll’s Compliance team to help them manage their anti-money laundering (AML) and anti-bribery and corruption (AB&C) compliance programs. We deliver on their trust with in-depth subject matter expertise, global research capabilities, and flexible technology tools that enable them to address predictable and unexpected compliance challenges with confidence and efficiency. We work with clients of all sizes and industries, providing a portfolio of services that includes third party screening and monitoring, reputational due diligence solutions, and the Kroll Compliance Portal, a user-friendly web-based due diligence, governance, and compliance platform. Combined with our program design expertise and specialized investigative, remediation, and look-back capabilities, our services cover the whole continuum of compliance needs.

Position Overview : International Company seeks wizard-level wordsmith for high-throughput, low-tolerance junior editing position. Can you read and comprehend text at hypersonic speeds while making critical judgments about style and form? Do you have the rare skill to maintain a laser focus on the raw materials of language (words, letters, and punctuation) without losing sight of the story? If so, we have a place for you—a position of autonomy and authority in a forward-thinking work environment. If the written word is your bailiwick, we are your huckleberry.

Responsibilities :

  • Work with a dedicated team to manage the style and quality of a high volume of confidential documents

  • Safeguard the principles of good writing and help develop the writing talents of our Research Analyst

  • Partner with our Analysts to produce best-in-class professional content for a wide range of clientele

  • Practice the arts of simplicity and self-management in an energetic, highly motivated work environment

  • College Degree in Professional Writing, Journalism, Communications or related area required

  • Paralegal/Financial reporting experience, a plus

  • 1-2 years of editing experience in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to operate efficiently under tight deadlines

  • Newspaper or magazine experience preferred

  • Exceptional skills in grammar, spelling, punctuation, syntax and vocabulary

  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills

  • Strong organization skills

  • Self-starter, independent worker who will be responsive to our staff

  • Availability to work extended hours when needed

    About Kroll : Kroll is the leading global provider of risk solutions. For more than 40 years, Kroll has helped clients make confident risk management decisions about people, assets, operations and security through a wide range of investigations, cyber security, due diligence and compliance, physical and operational security and data and information management services. Headquartered in New York with more than 35 offices in 20 countries, Kroll has a multidisciplinary team of nearly 1,000 employees and serves a global clientele of law firms, financial institutions, corporations, non-profit institutions, government agencies and individuals.

    Employment contingent upon successful completion of background investigation.

    All resumes are held in confidence.

    No recruiters or agencies without a previously signed contract.

    No faxes please.

    Only candidates whose profiles closely match requirements will be contacted during this search.

    Kroll is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job: *Operations

Organization: *U2NA25 - Research

Title: Junior Editor - Remote

Location: Virginia-Reston

Requisition ID: 12965