Analyst, Content Marketing

Content Editor/Investment Writer


This is intended to be a full-time position within Research Affiliates’ Marketing team. In this role, the Content Editor/Investment Writer will be responsible for editing investment articles and research papers produced by the firm’s spokespeople and research team. The individual will also be responsible for drafting articles based on existing research and analytics and taking longer form content, such as journal publications, to create shorter pieces like LinkedIn posts, article summaries and other short-form content for the firm’s website.


  • Content editing, including journal papers, articles, investment commentary, and website content. 
  • Editing the firm’s presentation material and other marketing collateral. 
  • Managing the firm’s publications pipeline. 
  • Drafting content based on existing research, data, and analytics to create impactful research pieces. 
  • Drafting e-mail, social media, and website communications.


  • 5-10 years’ experience in editing/writing investment-related content.  
  • BA, BS or equivalent education, CFA charter holder preferred. 
  • Strong written and oral communication skills. 
  • Strong sense of ownership and accountability paired with teamwork and collaboration.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously.


  • Responsibility – a self-motivated problem solver.
  • Authenticity – reveal intentions, speak candidly, and keep agreements.
  • Curiosity – emphasize learning, seek feedback, and welcome alternative views.
  • Collaboration – create shared success by partnering with colleagues and clients.


This position is based in our Newport Beach, California office. There may be opportunities for hybrid flexibility for this role.

Salary Range: $100,000 - $140,000 + eligible for a discretionary bonus. Base pay will be determined on an individual basis considering such factors as location, qualifications, skills, and experience. The base pay range is subject to change and may be modified in the future.

Benefits including, but not limited to: Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision Plans, 401K Match, Flexible PTO, Paid Holiday Schedule, and Tuition Reimbursement. 

Please submit resume and cover letter to

RA provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees. The Company makes all employment decisions based on merit, qualifications and competence. Equal employment opportunity is the law, and discrimination is also inconsistent with RA’s core values. RA believes success is linked to having the most qualified and ethical team in its industry. As a result, the Company and its employees do not and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant based on race, color, religion, sex or gender (including gender identity and gender expression), sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, disability, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, creed, medical condition, genetic characteristics or genetic information, military service or veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by federal, state, or local laws prohibiting discrimination.

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Research Affiliates

620 Newport Center Drive, Ste. 900

Newport Beach, CA 92660

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