Job description 

Media Research Analyst 

- Halifax - 

RESPONSIBILITIES

          • Use Dow Jones Factiva, industry newsletters and other sources to identify potential media entries for each investment manager
          • Critically and carefully curate financial news feeds to remove false positives and duplicates
          • Use our partner’s market-leading automated research process to extract and present key publicly available information on companies and individuals to produce accurate and comprehensive profiles
          • Coordinate background investigations on investment management companies and key investment manager executives, highlighting key data points
          • Deliver daily or weekly email summaries to our clients
          • Compiling, managing, and verifying the accuracy of data
          • Tracking progress on workload and monitoring internal workflow
          • Communicating with team members in the review process
          • Researching investment industry subjects and writing blog entries, white papers, and other Castle Hall collateral
          • Contributing to the continuous improvement of OpsDiligence platform
          • Other ad-hoc special projects and administrative duties as required

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

          • Bachelor’s degree or College diploma in Journalism, Communications, or related field
          • Intermediate level of proficiency with MS Office suite including Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint
          • Familiarity, confidence and accuracy when using a variety of IT tools (e.g. input of information into databases, maintaining files and folders on company servers)
          • Outstanding written, verbal and researching skills
          • Able to quickly grasp new tasks working with highly technical information
          • Knowledge of financial industry an asset
          • Experience in a similar role an asset

COMPETENCIES

      • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
      • Strong organization skills with the ability to multi-task, prioritize and meet deadlines
      • Ability to function effectively as a member of a fast-paced team and contribute to a growing organization
      • Demonstrate initiative by proactively identifying potential solutions to problems, or making recommendations to enhance operational efficiencies
      • Ability to adapt to change and flexibility to take on varied tasks 
      • Strong work ethic and professional integrity

WHAT WE OFFER

          • An opportunity to be part of a highly successful and growing organization
          • Excellent working conditions in a young and dynamic work environment
          • Benefits plan including health and dental coverage
          • Learning and Development - Reimbursement for relevant designations

Please send your covering letter and resume specifying “Media Research Analyst”. Only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

Job Type: Part-time

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