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JobDescription :



S&P Global Market Intelligence's global newsroom is comprised of more than 200 journalists who provide breaking news, exclusive reporting, commentary and blogs to an influential audience of executives, bankers, government officials, investors and other professionals.

Utilizing a combination of state-of-the-art Web content extraction technology and good old-fashioned news judgment, our global news staff scours thousands of news sources every single day to make sure we never miss a story that matters in our covered business sectors.
We're looking for talented and innovative writers and editors who want to build deep sector expertise and tell the biggest economic and business stories of the day.


Job Responsibilities:

  • 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 crafting 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.
  • Scans news wires, regulatory and legal filings, research reports and company websites to search for newsworthy developments.
  • Writes news flashes and briefs outlining significant developments for assigned industry and covered companies .
  • Covers conference calls, hearings and other live events.
  • Completes other assignments or projects as assigned.

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 improve 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 dynamic 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 rapidly changing environment.”


What to Expect:
  • Your news judgment will be at the forefront every single 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 single 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 our News product.

Desired Profile:
  • Minimum 1-2 years of experience in writing Articles/Content/Blogs. Experience writing for the web is preferred.
  • B.A. / M.A. in English / Mass Communication / Journalism or related course required
  • Strong English writing skills with fluency in spoken English
  • Strong knowledge of English vocabulary and grammar. Command of U.S.-style journalistic best practice (AP style, libel issues, etc.).
  • Basic computer literacy and familiarity with general MS Office programs, particularly MS Word and Excel.
  • Familiarity with journalistic story structure and styling conventions.
  • Interest in general news.
  • Ability to work under strict deadlines & prioritize multiple tasks.
  • Work timings are assigned to an employee based on business requirements, so the applicant should be flexible with all timings. The shift timings can be rotational.

Job Location:
Gurgaon



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 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

Job ID :
HP.APAC.GMI002
Posted On :
10-21-2016
Location :
Gurgaon, IN
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