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Financial News Editor

Job Title: Financial News Editor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Reference: 1039056_1608638106
Contact Name: Charlotte Reilly
Contact Email: charlotter@weareaspire.com
Job Published: December 22, 2020 11:55

Job Description

The Job:

An exciting opportunity to join as a news editor, responsible for developing the brand and creating engaging content for use on the news site. Content will include reactive, on-the-day news relating to the finance industry, as well as larger feature pieces and contributing to in-house reports.

Responsibilities:

  • Writing articles on topics surrounding financial markets
  • Contributing regular creative ideas and discovering interesting stories for daily and monthly content
  • Providing valuable coverage of the industry for the website
  • Manage and edit content to cater to readers' requirement for online and print and provide detailed information for same
  • Writing content for daily publishing on social media
  • Adapting content quickly based on performance
  • Ability to write longer form content such as features and reports

Skills & Experience:

  • 3+ years' experience within the asset management/investment funds industry
  • Previous experience working as a senior reporter/news editor within the asset management/financial services industry
  • Candidates can come from backgrounds in media, publishing, economics or finance
  • The ability to work both independently and as part of a team in a high energy environment
  • A passion for research and story-telling