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Senior Reporter

Job Title: Senior Reporter
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1030084_1570454177
Contact Name: Ella Parry
Contact Email: ellap@weareaspire.com
Job Published: October 07, 2019 14:16

Job Description

The Company:

This is a very exciting opportunity to work with a growing publisher who cover news, analysis and data in the (re)insurance industry.

The Role:

As a Reporter you will be:

  • Responsible for sourcing and writing exclusive daily news stories to provide timely, relevant news for the audience
  • Having an understanding of basic finance meaning you will be able to spot a story in a company's financials and unearth leads from off-record conversations with a book of contacts that will be growing day-by-day.
  • Responsible for generating consistently strong, frequent and relevant content and specifically news, opinion and analysis
  • Editing copy, uploading content and assisting in managing the website
  • Attending and being a brand representative at conferences and events in order to have a strong presence in the market

The ideal candidate will:

  • Ideally have a background in reporting on insurance or finance for and established publisher/information provider
  • If they do not have experience in the above industries, they will have reporting experience with a keen interest in finance/insurance
  • You will be a news-hungry Reporter, eager to find the best leads, stories and to deliver consistent breaking news exclusives
  • You will be confident and keen to attend events and conferences representing the brand and building a contact book