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Deputy Editor

New York, NY - Posted on: Monday 09/26/16


The Role

Reporting to the Citywire USA Editor, your role will involve working both online and in print. This will involve building contacts in the fund management business and breaking news stories as well as writing features based on Citywire’s analysis of its own unique data.

The topics you will be covering range from people moves to investment strategies and asset manager news. To be successful you will demonstrate a strong willingness to work the phones and go on regular face-to-face meetings to develop strong relationships with industry professionals.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Writing daily news stories on the US fund selection community and asset management business.

  • Write analytical stories based on Citywire’s proprietary data on fund manager performance.

  • Building new contacts and establishing good sources among the fund research community to get exclusive news.

  • Contribute monthly features for our fortnightly magazine

  • Travelling across the USA to cover events and meet investors.


What you’ll need:

  • A qualification in journalism

  • At least two years’ experience as a reporter

  • Excellent writing skills.

  • Strong source development skills.

  • A proven track record reporting on and understanding financial markets

We are an inclusive organisation and actively promote equality of opportunity for all with the right mix of talent, skills and potential.

To Apply:

Please visit https://www.linkedin.com/jobs2/view/197109478