The Royal Gazette, Business Editor

Location
Bermuda
Salary
$90,000
Posted
12 Apr 2021
Closes
12 May 2021
Ref
Business Editor
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Royal Gazette is seeking applications for the position of Business Editor to oversee a talented team of hard-working journalists.

The successful applicant will have at least ten years’ experience as a journalist, with NQJ/NCE qualifications or equivalent and experience of having worked in business journalism to high standards.

The applicant must have an appetite and appreciation of the business world but also be open to pursuing human interest/community stories. Experience in financial services reporting, particularly re/insurance, would be desirable but is not essential.

You will be comfortable in the digital age while overseeing the smooth delivery of breaking news to our readers. You will also be required to work unsociable hours and on holidays.

Other responsibilities will include:

Managing the business diary effectively to ensure that stories are not missed, that staff reporting to you are given time to produce quality off-diary stories, and that photography/video bookings are fulfilled.

Provide the Editor with a detailed briefing of all stories at the daily news conference

Writing and publishing breaking news online as required.