The Role: Experienced Financial News Reporter
The Location: Buenos Aires
The Team: This position is part of S&P Global Market Intelligence’s global team of news reporters and editors to cover financial markets and industries around the world.
The Impact: S&P Global is seeking an experienced and talented journalist who is fluent in English, as well as in Spanish and/or Portuguese, to cover Latin American banks, insurance companies and other parts of the financial services industry.
What’s in it for you: Responsible for detailed coverage and knowledge of the banking and financial services sector, and the generation of regular, proprietary content related to that sector. Reporter may be asked to take responsibility for regular, branded features, columns and/or blogs. May take on spot reporting duties – covering press releases, filings, conference calls, etc. – as needed. Content is published in English.
Interviews sector-focused professionals, including investment bankers, company executives, economists, analysts, money managers, etc., for the purposes of story generation and support. Authors’ regular proprietary content drawing on sector expertise and industry reporting. May author regular, branded features, columns, and blogs.
Attends industry conferences pertaining to coverage area.
Maintains strong familiarity with concepts, terminology, issues and key players related to coverage area.
Contributes regular feedback and input pertaining to overall industry group coverage effort.
What We’re Looking For:
Bachelor’s degree graduated finance, economics or related
3-4 years reporting experience, with at least one year of financial reporting experience.
Working knowledge of the finance industry.
Excellent English writing skills, including a good understanding of grammar, vocabulary and punctuation.
Thorough knowledge of AP style.
Competency in MS Office software
Knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices and procedures within finance industry required.
Ability to exercise good judgment.
Effective communication skills, both oral and written.
Commitment to producing quality product; deadline conscious. Excellent planning and organizational skills.