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Finance Reporter

Posted 11 days ago by Aspire
Location London Job Type Permanent
Salary £23000.00 - £26000.00 per annum Sector B2B 

The Job:

The successful candidate will oversee work alongside an Editor for two trade market websites, plus ongoing development of the website platforms working closely with our web developer.

Responsibilities:

  • Four in five days a week focussed on one of the two websites with the fifth day focussed on the second site
  • Approaching senior representatives of insurance companies and fund management groups, to secure as editorial contributors
  • Regular canvassing of latest industry news with a view to stay on topic of trends to invite contributors to write content on
  • Maintaining of a pipeline of prospects for weekly or bi-weekly reporting to management
  • Working closely with the company's Event and Report Producers to secure interviews and time content release with the company events
  • Conducting of telephone and video interviews with website contributors
  • Proofing of copy from transcripts
  • Selection and editing of pictures and graphics for posting on the website
  • Management of website copy updates
  • Hosting of roundtable debates, interviews, fireside chats, and head to head debates at industry events

Skills & Experience:

  • Have at least 18 months experience in a journalism or other trade website editorial role
  • Have worked with institutional investment or finance publications and be familiar with some of the industry language
  • Be accustomed to speaking with editorial targets and 'selling' new ideas and concepts to others
  • Be experienced in writing high quality copy to an outstanding standard of written English
  • Have a proven track record of meeting targets
  • Be creative in their thinking and flexible to working on multiple projects simultaneously that may focus on very different subjects

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