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The Location: The position is based in Islamabad, Pakistan.


The Role: As an Assistant Manager & Editor for our Islamabad office you will be managing a team of newswriters and editors producing news articles about retail companies based throughout the world, including the United States, Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Africa.


The Team: As part of a newsroom of more than 250 reporters, editors and newswriters located across five continents, our Assistant Editors have the opportunity every single day to work with people from a wide variety of backgrounds and are able to develop a close team dynamic with co-workers from around the globe.


The Impact: Our real-time, subscription-based news service reaches an influential readership, and includes coverage of retailers passionate about apparel; footwear; luxury goods; consumer electronics; home furnishings; home improvement; and sporting goods. It also includes major multiline retailers/department stores and online/internet retail operations. You will have the chance to lead this global team producing this content.


The Career Opportunity: Our Company prides itself in being an equal opportunity employer and a result faced meritocracy. We set high standards and value accountability for all. At the same time, we seek to identify and reward extraordinary performance with growth opportunities. Based on planned growth & initiatives, you have an opportunity to emerge to more specialized roles and act as a resource for the team.


What's in it for You?

An opportunity to develop your managerial and editorial skills while building industry knowledge in the Consumer Goods sector.


Responsibilities:

  • You will be managing a team of newswriters and editors to develop team talent and skills who are located in our Islamabad office and across the globe while maintaining a close communication with the broader editorial team.
  • You will also assign and edit stories authored by newswriters with an eye toward transparency, accuracy and consistency with procedures.
  • Writing news as needed, producing articles for significant product impact and validating data and graphics for exactness falls under your the preview of this position as well.
  • Communicating effectively and fluently with writers/analysts to ensure accuracy of output and training editors and writers to improve the written English of the existing News workforce are some of the things you will be involved in.


Whats going to make you stand out?

  • Experience in team management.
  • Strong interest and knowledge of financial and/or business news.
  • Eager to learn new skills and be a standout teammate.
  • Previous working experience in writing and editing.
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines.
  • Strong knowledge of global economy.


Education Requirements: Minimum of a Bachelor's/college degree in Economics, Finance/Accountancy/Banking, Mass Communications, Journalism, Media Studies or equivalent.


Experience Requirements: At least 2-3 year(s) working experience as a writer or editor.


Work Shift: This position is a night shift, approximately 10 p.m. – 7 a.m.


About S&P Global Market Intelligence: 

At S&P Global Market Intelligence, we know that not all information is important—some of it is vital. Accurate, deep and insightful. We integrate financial and industry data, research, and news into tools that help track performance, generate alpha, identify investment ideas, understand industry dynamics, perform valuation and assess credit risk. Investment professionals, government agencies, corporations and universities globally can gain the intelligence essential to making business and financial decisions with conviction.

 

Market Intelligence is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies, and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit: S&P Global Market Intelligence 


S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer committed to making all employment decisions on the basis of merit, capability and equality of opportunity, and without regard to race/ethnicity, gender, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status (including domestic partnerships and civil unions), sexual orientation, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law, or any other characteristic that has no bearing on a person’s ability to perform his or her job. 

Job ID :
230717
Posted On :
9-20-2017
Location :
Islamabad, PK
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