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The Role:  Senior Reporter, Global Metals & Mining

The Location: Australia

The Team: We are an international team and is passionate about generating lively, authoritative copy for a discerning audience.

The Impact: Our real-time, subscription-based news service reaches an influential readership, including mining executives, investment bankers, credit risk analysts, buy- and sell-side teams, and regulators. The news we provide is a pivotal part of S&P Global Market Intelligence's highly valued product offering.

What’s in it for you: This is a demanding reporting role that comes with an attractive remuneration package. As part of our growing newsroom, staff have the opportunity to move up into editorial leadership roles within S&P Global Market Intelligence and across the entire S&P Global group. Our extensive database of market, regulatory and corporate data offers ample opportunities to enrich your ability to deliver high-quality news.


  • use your deep understanding of mining companies, the mined commodities and the financial markets to produce several insightful news and analysis stories a week
  • You will be pivotal in shaping our coverage and tell stories using the full range of our formats, from breaking news to feature-length reportage, bolstered by in-house data sources
  • There will be opportunities for travelling to industry conferences and other networking events
  • You will also use your leadership skills and deep sector knowledge to coach and mentor other team members

What we’re looking for:

  • Extensive experience and a strong track record reporting on the mining and/or commodities sector
  • A thorough understanding of the mining/commodities industry and its interplay with regional and global politics as well as with financial markets
  • An impressive set of contacts among industry players especially in Australia and the wider Asia-Pacific region, and a flair for using industry conferences to add to the contact list
  • An ability to set our short-, medium and long-term news coverage agenda in collaboration with other reporters and editors, to daily and weekly deadlines
  • A passion for telling data driven stories and a commitment to work with in-house and external market intelligence data and graphics to enhance our coverage, requiring collaboration with internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience mentoring and coaching other reporters
  • Fluency in English necessary. Knowledge of other languages is highly desirable

Candidates will need to provide samples of recently published work and pass an in-house writing test prior to interviews with the team.

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