Spear's, Head of Editorial Research

Progressive Media International
London (Central)
09 Jan 2017
09 Feb 2017
Job Type
Full Time

Spear’s, the award winning wealth management/business magazine, requires a Head of Editorial Research who will be responsible and for heading the in-house editorial team that researches and writes the magazine's respected private client Indices for each issue of the magazine (ranking and rating top individuals within a private client sector, from private banking to family law).

They will also need to act as editor of the annual Spear's 500 High Net Worth private client guide for financial services.

The candidate must have a financial/business or legal services background or training. They must be able to write engaging, informed research and analysis on the key players of the UK wealth management and legal private client  industry, as well as features on the UK private client financial services sector.

This important editorial role will be responsible for a team that covers all sectors - including private banking, asset management, law, family offices, tax and trust and other Indices including luxury and travel. The candidate must be able to manage a focused team and have a proven record as both a financial writer and researcher.

Previous experience working at publications such as Chambers legal directory or Legal 500 may be useful but not essential.

Candidates must have:

  • A good working knowledge of the wealth management industry
  • Understand the High Net Worth private client world
  • Good analysis skills at identifying key figures within the industry
  • Ability to network with and interview senior figures within UK wealth and luxury landscape

Apply by completing the application form below.