RELX Group Content Editor I (LA) in Quezon City, Philippines

Content Editor I (LA)


Location: Quezon City, Manila, Philippines

This position exists to update and maintain primary law data in a timely, efficient and accurate fashion using current editorial systems (EDEN – Editorial Environment). Work as part of a team of content editors and/or legal analysts to ensure the integrity of primary law data along with enhancements for online and offline legal products. Responsible for administrative, editorial and organizational tasks required to ensure timely completion of editorial products and projects for one or several jurisdictions.

The function is accountable in managing the following areas :

  • Meet the accurate, complete and timely STED requirements by (a) planning and prioritizing; (b) partnering with SMEs, Business Unit counterparts, and withn/across teams in PSS, as appropriate; (3) delivering accurate, complete and timely results.

  • Copy-edit material to ensure it meets Jurisdictional standards for accuracy and style (spelling, grammar, coherence, style consistency)

  • Analyze and mark-up material to prepare for output (tagging or tagging clean-up as required, marking-up pages)

  • Proof-read material to verify copy-editing task and other mark-ups (verifying changes made to electronic files, formatting and ensuring input has been made correctly)

  • Submit proofs whenever necessary for review (communicating any queries to SMEs/ BU counterparts; providing time and standards to review proofs; inputting final corrections)

  • Create Note enhancements with Jurisdictional standards for accuracy and style

  • Deliver high quality work that meets or exceeds internal standards. Identifies patterns in errors through root cause analysis and speak to quality/process issues across jurisdictions, products and systems.

  • Adhere to production, tracking and scheduling in existing scheduling systems, and communication best practices. Recognizes potential errors/roadblocks. Identify process opportunities and take action to remediate problems and formulate process improvements.

  • View projects and tasks in light of production timelines, team/department priorities; follow-through in a timely manner on all tasks. Escalate challenges to resource and production demands

  • SupporBecome EDEN certified as product responsibilities determine and within stated timeframe; as well as ability to access and navigate LN platforms and media (LexisAdvance, eBook, CD, etc.).

  • Bachelor's degree with Legal Background preferred.

  • trong analytical, organizational, written/oral communication skills and attention to detail.

  • Technical knowledge: Basic computer skills; MS Office applications (Outlook, SharePoint, Internet Explorer, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Office Communicator, etc); familiarity with the Internet and online information searching.

  • Arbortext, XML, or Adobe experience will be considered an asset.

  • Multitasking capabilities and flexibility to adjust to a fast-paced, deadline-driven work environment.

  • Ability to adapt to and accept change.

  • Ideal candidate will be an outgoing team player, out-of-the-box thinker and positivist who is willing to be challenged on a regular basis and has a demonstrated desire and willingness to learn.

  • The ability to deal with conflicting priorities and adaptability to change.

  • *As the team operates 24x5, candidate must be flexible to be assigned in either of the shift schedules (AM, mid, night).