Copy Editor


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Position Details

Copy Editor
Chicago Illinois
Chicago, IL

In this role, you will edit a broad range of materials produced by the Research group for use across the Morningstar platforms. This position is based in our Chicago office.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Edit materials for consistency and correctness in AP style, grammar, spelling, logic, and content under deadline pressure. 
  • Help manage the editorial workflow through a content management system. 
  • Ensure copy is formatted properly and meets Morningstar’s standards and style.
  • Excellent editing skills as proven through experience and the successful completion of Morningstar's editing test. 
  • Ability to edit for content. 
  • Strong English-language skills. 
  • Ability to coach analyst team in robust writing. 
  • Strong organizational skills to manage workflow, multitask, take on new projects, and meet deadlines. 
  • Experience with InDesign and Excel is helpful. 
  • Interest in investing subject matter; experience in editing finance or business copy is a plus. 
  • Bachelor's degree is required. 
  • At least three years of previous experience.

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