Position Title: Newswriter
S&P Global Market Intelligence
S&P Global Market Intelligence is seeking News Writers for its fast-growing digital newsroom. Based in
Gurgaon, News Writers will be part of global reporting teams.
Filing a portfolio of news clips each day, you will produce sharp, accurate content under tight deadlines,
covering a range of topics, including M&A, capital markets activity and regulation, for a discerning sector focused
business readership that includes professionals in the metals & mining, real estate, energy,
media/communications, banking/insurance, and healthcare spaces. You will be pivotal in shaping our daily
content and developing the full range of our product offering, from breaking news to longer reports
gleaned from a range of market sources, bolstered by in-house data intelligence.
S&P Global Market Intelligence, formerly Capital IQ and SNL Financial, is a division of S&P Global.
For more information, visit: www.spcapitaliq.com
The Impact: Our real-time, subscription-based news service reaches an influential readership that
includes investment bankers, buy- and sell-side teams, and regulators. Our massive database of market,
regulatory and corporate data offers ample opportunities to enhance and drive your reporting skills.
The Career Opportunity: You will have the opportunity to flourish professionally in this role. All News
Writer roles provide possibilities to move up the career ladder to enable you to take on new and varied
responsibilities, including people management and business development, within S&P Global Market
Intelligence and across the entire S&P Global group.
The Team: Members of the Newsroom teams work with colleagues from around the world and from a
wide variety of backgrounds, making collaboration and strong communication abilities highly valued. The
Newsroom comprises hundreds of journalists from across five continents.
Our Hiring Manager says: “We are looking for ambitious News Writers who enjoy generating
authoritative, accurate copy in a fast-paced environment.”
What to Expect:
Your news judgment will be at the forefront every day as you sift through company and regulatory
websites, press releases, newspapers and other information sources to glean compelling, need-to know
current events and news.
Using those sources, you will write a variety of news briefs (ranging from 100 words to 500 words)
every day, in house style and to deadline.
All of your pieces will demonstrate your sharp fact-checking acumen and eye for detail.
Join teams from across the Newsroom and other parts of the company to help develop the S&P
Global Market Intelligence News product.
Vets news wires, newspapers and company Web sites, to gather and assess information, and write
articles about industries and companies.
Writes news briefs based on newspaper stories, press releases and filings.
Completes other assignments or projects as assigned.
Interest in writing News Stories/ Articles/Content/Blog Writing is preferred.
B.A. / M.A. in English / Mass Communication / Journalism or related course required.
Strong English writing skills with fluency in spoken English. Command of U.S.-style journalistic best
practice (AP style, libel issues, etc.)
Good vocabulary and grammar knowledge to communicate effective writing.
Ought to have basic computer literacy and a familiarity with Microsoft Office applications (especially
Familiarity with journalistic story structure and styling conventions also mandatory.
Interest in general news.
Ability to work under strict deadlines & prioritize multiple tasks.
The work timings are divided in day long rotational shifts pattern.
Work timings are assigned to an employee based on business requirements, so the applicant should be flexible with all timings
About S&P Global
Formally known as McGraw Hill Financial, it includes Ratings, Market Intelligence, S&P Dow Jones Indices, and Platts. Together, we're the foremost providers of essential intelligence for the capital and
Additional information is available at www.spglobal.com
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