Junior Reporter, London

Description

Fundmap, a premier web-based service owned by Pageant Media, is looking for a Junior Reporter to report daily on the asset management industry for our online platform.

This full-time role is based in London and the recruit will be gathering news and data on institutional investors, investment consultants and fund managers across Europe by developing contacts at the firms covered.

On a daily basis, the reporter will research the investment profiles and strategies of European institutional investors, conduct interviews with senior executives at large institutions to uncover exclusive unpublished information on any changes in their investment strategies. These interviews will form the basis of reports published on our news and data service.

In addition to reporting responsibilities, the reporter will also input information into our database for which training will be provided.

 

 

Requirements

Basic reporting skills and a professional telephone manner. The reporter will be speaking with senior institutional investment decision makers and the ability to create a rapport with these contacts is essential.
- An investigative reporter with a news instinct and able to write snappy copy in English.
- Well-organised, reliable and able to work autonomously managing time effectively to schedule calls, input data and meet deadlines.
- A good level of computer skills, preferably Microsoft Word and Excel, is required.
- Ideally the reporter will be fluent in a European dialect (preferably German or a Mediterranean language) and will have a good understanding of investment management, with a basic knowledge of financial terms.

How to Apply

To apply, please submit cover letter and CV to v.batista-amorim@pageantmedia.com
For more information about Fundmap, visit www.fundmap.com