Financial Reporters & Editors - US Markets, MT Newswires - Telecommute
Join one of the fastest growing financial publications globally! Great working environment, compensation and flexibility.
Founded in 1999, MT Newswires (mtnewswires.com) is an industry-leading provider of premium, real-time financial news. The company is growing rapidly and seeking energetic and experienced stock/equities news journalists and editors to join our fast-paced global newsroom in covering breaking and top news stories on US financial markets and economics.
There are currently several openings (part or full-time) for writers and editors to join us from the comfort of their own homes.
This position involves working with other MT Newswires reporters around the globe (via Chat) in writing and editing breaking news stories related to financial markets and global economies and using various information sources provided by MT Newswires.
Our North American publishing day runs from 3 am EST - 6 pm EST, Monday - Friday. This position involves writing and/or editing capital market, business and economic news stories for 4-8 hours each Monday through Friday (excluding market holidays).
Please visit our Web site to learn more about our company and the popular Live Briefs News Services: www.mtnewswires.com. Stories are carried on MT Newswires' proprietary display platform and syndicated to other major market data platforms and large financial institutions via feed.
In-depth familiarity with capital markets and extensive experience in stock market reporting is required. Experience at other financial wire services (Dow Jones Newswires, Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters, MarketWatch, etc.) is a big plus.
- Daily access to a computer with reliable, high-speed internet connection and a willingness to telecommute;
- Extensive experience with fast-paced financial news and stock reporting and/or editing for a recognized industry publication or service;
- History of news gathering and writing in a real-time environment for a demanding digital readership;
- Proven understanding of market-relevant fundamental data and the ability to draw out strong narratives concerning market trends and potential market changes;
- Notable editing experience.
This is a freelance position and hourly rates will vary based on experience and location.
Pay is always on the high end of the industry scale and provides a regular and reliable income with significant growth potential. The Company has a tremendous record of retaining contributors over its 20+ year history.
We are looking to hire experienced business editors and financial journalists RIGHT AWAY. Please click 'Apply Now' or send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
**All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets.