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Proof Reader and Researcher - Due Diligence - London

Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement
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07-09-2022 01:19 PM
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Seema Choudhury

Proof Reader and Researcher - Due Diligence - London

We are recruiting for a Proof Reader to proof read and quality assure client reports to ensure that the content is grammatically correct, the key points are highlighted and summarised, and the content is accurate and complete.

This role is hybrid, you will receive training on the organisations systems and processes

Main Responsibilities;

  • Ensure the terms of reference and requirements, set by the client, are met in the submitted report.

Apply quality assurance by maintaining:

  • Consistent style and formatting

  • Ensure the report is logical and flows well

  • Ensure correct tense

  • Evaluate page elements such as images, text spacing and positioning

  • Ensure references are accurate and, where applicable, function (e.g. bookmarks)

  • Rephrase written text to ensure document structure and content are consistent

  • Ensure illustrations are suitably captioned and referenced


  • Ensure all required verifications and submitted information are noted and outlined in the document by cross referencing the source documents.

  • Ensure that the information submitted has been accurately interpreted. This will include analysis of bank statements, translated documents, company formation documentation, etc.

  • Ensure that open source research has been accurately interpreted and conveyed, with adequate references. This will require reading the articles referenced in the footnotes

  • Ensure the report does not introduce bias or opinion of the author

  • Ensure that the information is included in the correct section and avoids repetition.

  • Ensure there are no irrelevant passages or assessments, or superfluous 'padding' of the document

  • Liaise with the author, when required, to discuss queries and provide report feedback. Note common and repetitive mistakes.

  • Ensure that the report has a concise Executive Summary and informative Threat Matrix that accurately reflects the main threats identified and allows the client to make a well-informed decision.

To Be Successful;

You will have the following skills and experiences

  • Proof reading to a very high standard; legal, law enforcement, geo-political or finance/business background ideal

  • Self-starter with minimal supervision

  • Ability to work to strict deadlines

  • Experience of law enforcement or other public body criminal investigation background, private criminal investigation experience, or criminal analytical experience advantageous

Why Choose Ackerman Pierce?

Ackerman Pierce calls upon over 15 years' worth of experience in recruiting directly into the Social Work Sector. We can offer a unique experience within recruitment where you have your own personal consultant, a DBS and Compliance service with a quick and easy registration process. We pride ourselves on a guaranteed weekly payment process.

To discuss this vacancy further or any other opportunities, please contact Seema Choudhury or email in your updated CV to us today.

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