BNP Paribas is a leading European bank with an international reach. It has a presence in 72 countries, with more than 202,000 Employees – including more than 154,000 in Europe and over 5,000 in Portugal alone.
BNP Paribas is present in Portugal since 1985, having been one of the first foreign banks to operate in the country. Today, BNP Paribas has several entities operating directly in this territory, offering a wide range of integrated financial solutions to support its clients and their businesses.
Global Markets is BNP Paribas’ capital markets business within the Corporate & Institutional Bank (CIB) and encompasses seven global business lines; G10 Rates, Equity Derivatives, Forex & Local Markets, Commodity Derivatives, Credit, Prime Solutions & Financing and Primary Markets.
Global Markets Research comprises 75 economists, strategists and support staff, with research coverage encompassing Europe, North America, Japan, Asia ex-Japan, CEEMEA and Latin America.
The team communicates economic and strategic views to internal and external clients and the media. We aim to publish clear, timely, thought-provoking pieces on topics ranging from financial and economic forecasts to in-depth analysis of the economies under coverage and related political developments.
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The Editor works on economics and strategy research publications or Trading Desk analysts commentaries written by a multinational team covering macroeconomics, monetary policy, politics, interest rates, cross-asset strategy, FX, equity derivatives, commodities and credit across the world.
Editing, Review, reword drafts (text and graphics) or compiling research articles for publication, making sure to have:
Adherence to compliance and legal requirements and to house style
Language, grammar and spelling
Factual accuracy. clarity, consistency and structure
Creating punchy headlines and engaging stand firsts to maximize market impact
Managing consistency of content and style within and between documents ensuring the high-quality of content
Continuous collaboration with other stakeholders such as authors and production staff
Ensure articles are published on time and to maximum market effect
Exercising judgement in terms of highlighting material changes/suggestions for author review
Participating in development of products and production processes
Relevant university degree
Proficiency in English
5 years’ experience working in the financial markets
Experience of financial writing, editing and/or translation
Knowledge and understanding of economics, politics and financial markets
Good knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Previous journalistic experience would be a plus
Series 24 license is a plus
Ability to work with tight deadlines
Good organizational skills
Ability to maintain a close attention to detail even under pressure
Excellent interpersonal skills
Please note that only applications submitted in English will be considered.
In case you are selected for this role, further documentation will be requested to support your hiring process.
BNP Paribas is an equal opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers. We are actively committed to ensuring that no individual is discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Equity and diversity are at the core of our recruitment policy because we believe that they foster creativity and efficiency which in turn increase performance and productivity. We strive to reflect the society we live in, while keeping with the image of our clients.