Reporter

US-NY-New York
2 months ago
Job ID
2017-1555
# of Openings
1
Category
Editorial

Overview

Job Title: Reporter

Salary: Competitive salary

Location: New York

Type Of Employment: Full-time

Function: Editorial

 

Job Description

Do you want to write about one of the hottest and most dynamic areas of the financial markets? Market data– encompassing everything from Bloomberg terminals to Reuters news, from old-school investment research to the latest high-speed data networks, along with the current hot topics of data science and Big Data– is the third-largest expense for most financial firms, behind staff and real estate costs, and as an industry that is worth more than $27 billion per year.


Infopro Digital is seeking a US Reporter for Inside Market Data, a real-time online news site focused on the financial market data industry, and Inside Data Management, a new monthly magazine for market data and reference data professionals.


The role will involve sourcing and writing daily news (including high-quality, exclusive copy plus shorter people-moves and news-in-brief items) for the insidemarketdata.com website, and for writing insightful, longer-form news analysis stories and features for Inside Data Management.


You will generate story leads, conduct interviews, and attend relevant industry conferences, meetings and other functions (both inside and outside normal office hours), and must be able to work on your own initiative to both daily and monthly deadlines.

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have experience in a fast-moving news environment, and must be:-

  • Able to sniff out stories, make contacts and break news.
  • Confident handling financial issues and using their analytical skills to spot industry-moving trends.
  • A self-starter who can hit the ground running and thrives in a busy and fast-paced environment.
  • Knowledge of the financial technology and/or market data industries would be a distinct advantage.

What's on offer

As well as working with the most interesting, talented and fun people, we operate a culture where success is recognized. You will be supported throughout your career, tailoring your development through management support, internal and external training

 

courses, and on the job training. All whilst being located at the heart of New York’s financial district!

 

In addition to a competitive salary we offer the following benefits:

 

Basic

Additional Flexi

·       20 vacation days (rising up to 25 days)

·       5 sick days

·       Life insurance

·       Medical, dental & vision insurance

·       401k plan plus match

·       Flexible spending account (FSA)

·       Short-term and long-term disability 

·       TransitChek commuter tax-free benefits

·       Discounted gym membership

·       Employee discount schemes

·       Bonusly employee recognition

·       Employee assistance programme

·       Short-term disability

·       Flexible working

·       Additional life insurance

·       Onsite doctor & nutritionist

·       Add partner to gym membership

·       Employee referral scheme

·       Kickball league

 

Infopro Digital also runs The Foundation which supports a number of charities. Staff can volunteer to contribute their skills and expertise to make a meaningful difference to the lives of others.

How to apply

Please submit a covering letter, explaining in detail why working at Inside Market Data appeals to you, and what sets you apart as a candidate for our role. Make sure to include links to your published work when requested on the application form.

 

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We look forward to welcoming you on board!

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