My client is an established specialist in their field, they have a team of 9 correspondents around the world and a thriving data and events business. They are looking for an experienced editor to manage the day-to-day running of the team, help develop the service and assist on the commercial side of the business. As editor you will be responsible for leading the editorial direction of the product, ensuring all the correspondents are working together and be responsible for the overall quality of coverage. An ability to quickly grasp how policy decisions impact on the global bonds and FX markets is key to this role, you should have a good understanding of all the major capital markets and an appreciation of the major drivers. A newswire background will be highly advantageous, and you must have experience running teams of daily news reporters, as well as strong editorial and communications skills. My client is looking to develop the range of services they offer subscribers, so they are also looking for someone with good commercial awareness who can help develop and build the team.
My client is a growing content marketing agency that has a broad mix of clients that include financial services companies, food, large pharmaceuticals and energy companies. The campaigns they run are both consumer and business focused; aimed at building awareness of a brand or company and informing about products of services in an engaging and creative way. They are looking for a talented writer to work with some of their key clients, with solid content strategy experience, the ability to turn their hand to a variety of topics and understand how best to deliver a narrative and how to improve the way websites work to better serve the user and maximise the impact of the content. One of the key elements of this job is writing, the main client is a financial services company that offers individuals and companies a range of services, so knowledge of tax and investments would be useful. In addition to this main client you may also find yourself writing about everything from farming to sun screen, and an awful lot in-between. As a company, my client offers good promotional prospects and variety in the scope of the work you will undertake. The ideal candidate will have a portfolio full of brilliant writing, will have worked on campaigns that involve animated gifs, website re-designs, video and photo shoots and print. You will also need to have great communication skills, because you will regularly be client facing, and the ability to interpret what a client is looking to achieve from a campaign and steer the content strategy to deliver this.
My client is a fast-growing creative agency with offices across Europe and the US, they are looking for a talented Creative Content Director to deliver fantastic content across all formats and platforms for a major corporate client. The role will involve a mix of hands-on content creation as well as working with and directing the design and multimedia teams on graphics, animation, digital and video content. Creative campaign ideas and content strategy direction are key elements to this job, you will use your wealth of experience to help produce content that will get people talking and sharing, whilst looking to utilise new technology to constantly keep client campaigns current. Although you will focus on one main account, you will also be contributing to other client accounts, which is what makes this job that much more interesting. My client is looking for someone who is flexible and has broad experience in terms of both multimedia platforms and topics and is able to work with client across numerous sectors including; automotive, travel/transport, gastronomy, science (esp. biology), female lifestyle, so experience of more than one of these would be highly beneficial. Great communication skills are really important - as Creative Content Director you will find yourself writing great copy, directing film and photo shoots, working with partner creative agencies and being the main contact for clients. Strategy is a major element to this role so being able to combine creativity with the ability to know how to manage the user experience to maximise the impact of content is vital. All candidates will have to have at least five years’ experience working within a content marketing agency.
My client is a leading provider of news and analysis on regulatory and policy making across the world that impacts on business and finance. They provide their subscribers with insight into what impact regulation might have on their business and how changes in government policy will affect them. They are looking for a talented journalist to join their team to report on anti-trust issues across the EU, breaking news on new cases, reporting on court cases and looking at the impact of judicial decisions. Based in Brussels you will need to build contacts in all the major Anti-trust law firms, regulators and policy makers in order to be able to deliver timely news and intelligence. You will be joining an established team, which will provide support and guidance and you will find yourself working on some major international stories. Excellent news-gathering and contact building skills are essential, along with fluent spoken and written English, a second European language will be a major advantage.
This is an excellent opportunity for a journalist who enjoys networking and breaking news to join a great company. The role involves writing about infrastructure deals across a broad range of industries that include; telecoms, renewables, hospitals, ports, bridges and airports. The publications is aimed at an audience who are interested in investing in infrastructure projects, so you will be writing about deals as they come to market and producing longer feature and opinion pieces about trends, regional issues and funding. You will be working as part of a global team of highly talented reporters and editors and contributing to a publication with offices in London, New York and Hong Kong. This particular role will be based in my clients London headquarters, which is near the Thames and boasts one of the biggest news rooms in Europe. This job would suit a financial journalist with at least one years’ experience.
My client is a major, global provider of news and analysis on regulatory and policy developments that impact on finance and business. They are looking for an experienced financial journalist to break news on legal, regulatory and policy decisions related to M&A deals in the US.
Based in their Washington bureau you will lead coverage by setting coverage priorities, identifying key cases and sourcing comment and analysis. In addition to the daily flow of intelligence on current deals and any impact decisions may have on them you will also produce context on big-picture trends and legal strategy.
Networking is an important aspect of this role, you will be expected to identify sources and develop relationship in order to be able to provide reliable insight into situations, as well as timely disclosure of any decisions or events that may impact on the market.
You will be working with a team of researchers and journalists in office across the US and the globe, so good communications skills are vital. This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leading, growing organization with great promotional prospects and produce a mixture of news, analysis and features on a really interesting market.
The sub-investment market is very hot at the moment, with the search for yield very much in the news, distressed and restructuring situations can provide investors with fantastic opportunities. My client specialises in providing their readers (Hedge Funds, Private Equity Firms, Advisors and Lawyers) with invaluable insight into companies that are either in a distressed situation or are seeking refinancing. This role involves writing about individual companies, their current debt obligations and proving insight into the general health of the company.
This role has come about due to growth in my clients London and NY offices, they are looking for a talented individual to boost their team who is good at networking and acquiring sensitive information from contacts they have developed. Ideally you will have a current contact base including investors, bankers, lawyers and private equity firms. Experience writing about any aspect of the financial markets will be considered, provided you can demonstrate an understanding of how deals are structured. Due to the nature of this role my client is seeking someone with the ability to gather intelligence from contacts, this is not the kind of information you can get from aggregated sources.
This is an excellent opportunity to work with some very talented journalist in a company that is growing and has a very good reputation for detailed insight.
My client is a specialist provider of intelligence on M&A and investable situations, they produce high value news and analysis for an audience of lawyers, bankers, hedge funds, private equity companies and VC’s. There is currently an opening for a talented journalist to break news on Private Equity mergers and acquisitions and corporate strategy. This is a varied role that involves breaking news on upcoming M&A, investment strategy and industry trends, you will be writing about the sale of PE investments, interviewing PE Partners to discuss their investment strategy and also producing analysis pieces on trends in the industry. Through a combination of interviewing C level executives, Partners and networking with M&A bankers and lawyers you will aim to break news on all Private Equity related M&A and give readers insight into the thinking behind investment decision in this exciting sector. The ideal candidate will have a solid track-record of breaking exclusive news stories on financial and corporate situations, be a consummate networker and contact builder and have a good understanding of Private Equity. You will be working with a highly talented global team of reporters and editors. So if you are looking for a job which will allow you to concentrate on producing high quality, market moving exclusives then this is ideal.
My client is a fast growing specialist in the area of reporting on sub-investment actionable intelligence for an investor audience. With investors on the hunt for return in a market where bonds are returning negative yield, the sub-investment market is very hot at the moment. My client is looking for a talented, news focused financial journalist to write about companies who are either seeking to re-finance or are in a distressed debt situation. The role involves producing detailed articles about these companies which enable investors to assess if they are a potential investment opportunity. You will be working with a highly talented team of reporters and editors in a role which is focused on investigative journalism, digging up sensitive information on companies as well as producing trend and market stories. A strong track record of producing off diary stories is key, you need to be a solid networker and able to source information from industry contacts because the really valuable information is not available through court papers or open sources. If you have some experience breaking news on financial deals and are keen to work in an environment that will both challenge you have help you grow as a journalist then this could be the perfect role.
This is an excellent opportunity for a talented news reporter to cover an interesting sector for a market leading publication covering investible situations for a corporate audience. My client is a large specialist publisher of exclusive intelligence for investors, banks and legal companies around the world, they have offices in London and New York Dubai and are constantly striving to improve and add to their products and services. The role involves breaking news on companies who are either in a distressed debt or restructuring situation, looking at their position in the market, if they have underlying profits and the make-up of any debt they have. You will be providing an invaluable resource for investors by providing detailed analysis of these companies. Experience covering the financial markets and the ability to interpret a company spread-sheet are vital for this role. You will be rewarded with a good salary, plus bonus, and the opportunity to join a growing company, fluency in a second European language is not essential but is highly desirable.