Senior Reporter – London

Brand
Pageant Media
City
London
function
Journalist
salary
Competitive
type
Full time
brand
Pageant Media
location
London
closing
26 February 2021

Senior Reporter – London

Brand
Pageant Media
City
London

Description

HFM, the leading resource for global hedge fund news, analysis and the sector’s most respected events, is seeking a bright, tenacious and ambitious journalist to work on its new credit-focused brand Alt Credit Fund Intelligence.

Read by the senior management of credit hedge fund, structured credit and direct lending firms across the globe, ACFI provides the latest news, analysis, profiles and commentary on the biggest issues affecting this vibrant area of the financial services sector.

Reports into: Jon Close head of content Alt Credit Fund Intelligence

The successful applicant will be working on ACFI’s dedicated website as well as contributing to the shaping of content for monthly features, events, and data products.

 

Requirements

A proven ability to break exclusive news and write compelling and insightful analysis
An understanding of the asset management industry, or financial/business reporting experience
Keen analytical and feature writing abilities
Excellent networking skills and a track record of developing useful contacts and sources
Excellent time management and organisational skills

Responsibilities

Write daily news articles and break stories
Pitch and work on well-researched analytical pieces with minimal supervision
Work with the editorial and production teams on the newsletter
Regularly interview and profile relevant industry experts
Build a large contact book
Attend relevant conferences
 

Requirements

Degree in journalism or a related field
Proven experience working in a newsroom, preferably covering financial news
Proficient in working with social media, data and content management systems
Excellent communication skills, journalism ethics, multi-tasking and strong time management skills in a deadline-driven environment are a must

 

How To Apply

Please send your CV and cover letter to Gavin Clink; g.clink@pageantmedia.com