Mintel is a global leader in providing consumer market research, competitive intelligence tools and customised consulting solutions to large organisations. With group headquarters in London, US headquarters in Chicago and offices in Shanghai, Kuala Lumpur and Sao Paolo, Mintel has been a market leader for over forty years.

Mintel is looking for a Digital Publishing Executive to join our in-house Digital Publishing team, based in Kuala Lumpur. The ideal candidate will have strong knowledge of Office (Word and Excel, in particular) and InDesign, and a keen eye for detail. The Digital Publishing team is responsible for publishing over 90 UK, US and International reports each month as well as content for over 60 categories within Mintel’s range of global vertical platforms.

What you will be doing:

  • Utilising Microsoft Word and Adobe InDesign to set and arrange text-based reports for PDF export
  • Maintaining content on Mintel’s Reports website, ensuring all content is up-to-date and complete
  • Communicating with external and internal proofreaders and graphic designers to ensure deadlines are met
  • Promoting and maintaining the company style guide
  • Working to strict and demanding quotas and deadlines
  • Editing texts and submissions from around the world for grammar, spelling, punctuation and general readability, doing so with speed and precision
  • Entering categories for Mintel’s global vertical platforms, ensuring that they are displaying correctly online and making any amendments as needed

What we are looking for:

  • University degree in Communications, Publishing, English or similar
  • Professional experience in typesetting and copy editing
  • Knowledge of publishing processes
  • Good reading comprehension and typing speed
  • Ability to visualise how content might look after being moved around or edited
  • Solid eye for detail


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