Assistant Editor, Media & Communications
S&P Global Market Intelligence, a premier sector-focused news and information provider that is part of the S&P Global brand, is looking for an Assistant Editor to join our Ahmedabad office as part of our global media & communications team, covering Asian media, entertainment, communications and technology, with a focus on evolving business models and disruptive technologies.
The Role: Assistant editor, Media & Communications
The Location: Ahmedabad, India
The Team: You will be part of a global team of seasoned editors, reporters and writers covering TMT news in the US, Europe and APAC. Based in various offices across the US, UK, India, Hong Kong and Manila, you will work work together to get news up in a timely fashion. Together with a reporter in Hong Kong, two newswriters in Manila and your manager/editor in London, you will be responsible for tech, media and telecoms news across the APAC regions.
The Impact: You will be a key contributor to workflow oversight and editorial decision-making in the group, coordinating with writers and editors in various offices to ensure that all relevant news for our sector is written and posted to our news platform in a timely fashion.
What’s in it for you: An excellent opportunity to become part of a well-respected, global provider of financial news and information. You will be given the chance to further expand your editing, writing and reporting skills, as well as taking on a range of responsibilities. As you will be part of rapidly expanding newsroom, there are ample opportunities for career growth and development.
- Editing and publishing our early-morning daily APAC TMT newsletter
- Editing and publishing daily news stories, breaking news items
- Editing various other articles as needed
- Writing breaking news and more in-depth pieces
- Communicating effectively with editors, reporters and writers regarding any questions of fact, mathematics or other clarifications
What we’re looking for:
The successful candidate will have high-level written and oral English language skills, with a degree in a writing or a related subject, preferably with 3+ years of experience in a media setting. Seeking an extrovert professional with superior verbal and written communication skills and with the ability to multi-task while following a flexible schedule to meet deadlines. Strong editorial skills is a must.
- Degree in writing or related subject (Journalism, communications, literature, economics, etc)
- 3+ years of experience in a media setting preferable
- High-level written and oral English language skills
- Extrovert with superior verbal and written communications skills
- Ability to multi-task while following a flexible schedule to meet deadlines
- Strong editorial skills
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 competitive and 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.
S&P Global 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 www.spglobal.com/marketintelligence.