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Assistant Editor (Researcher)

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The EVP of Global Strategic Affairs is looking for a talented and diligent research assistant to work closely with her on a book project. It’s envisioned as a richly-reported narrative, based on ground-breaking ideas.
The researcher’s work will be indispensable to bring to life anecdotes, data and principles about an exciting company. The assignment is demanding and fast-paced, but an opportunity to work closely with the EVP, who’s been a best-selling author, Wall Street Journal page-one writer and CNN on-air commentator.

This research matters, from the smallest detail of the menu at a pivotal dinner meeting to the global economic conditions in a tech transformation. Also, the researcher, for example, must pour through interview transcripts to develop timelines, assemble and flesh out rich anecdotes and find supporting corporate materials for topics as needed.


  • Ability to work independently, strategically and on time
  • Confidential and discreet
  • Maintain accurate records of interviews, and preserve confidentiality
  • Summarize and categorize interviews
  • Accuracy is mandatory in work product
  • Ability to research to original-source documents


  • Excellent organization, writing, and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in or demonstrated familiarity with journalism standards and practices
  • Attention to detail
  • Proficient in project management
  • Excel at critical thinking and self-motivated
  • Proficient in Google Docs, Quip, Microsoft Office 


  • College degree: BA, BS, MA or MBA - MASTERS PREFERRED

NOTE: Successful candidates must be able to show samples of their work and provide references. The hire will be required to sign an non-disclosure agreement. 

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