Journalist- Senior Carbon Markets Editor- Canada

Employer
Dow Jones
Location
Ottawa, ON
Salary
$DoE
Closing date
7 Aug 2022

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Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sector
Finance
Discipline
Editor
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Job Description:

Senior Carbon Markets Editor- Canada, OPIS

Job Description:

About Us

OPIS, a Dow Jones company provides price transparency across the global supply chain so that all stakeholders can buy and sell energy commodities with confidence. We provide transparent price assessments, real-time news, powerful analytics, and educational and networking events. Oil, gas, and fuel markets rely on OPIS spot benchmarks in refined products, NGLs and LPG, ethanol and biofuels, refinery feedstocks, and petrochemicals. OPIS' price-discovery methodologies are in accordance with IOSCO (International Organization of Securities Commissions) Principles for Oil Price Reporting Agencies and with European Union Benchmark Regulation (BMR).

Your Role

OPIS Senior Carbon Markets Editor- Canada will be responsible for reporting on carbon market pricing and fundamentals in Canada, including province-specific programs and legislation, as well as the federal backstop (OBPS) program. The position requires source cultivation and development for creating news alerts relevant to the Canadian carbon industry and clean air initiatives. In addition, this position will include exploring opportunities for and helping implement Canadian compliance carbon markets assessments.

Key responsibilities:

Generate breaking and feature news alerts on Canadian carbon markets, clean energy and environmental sustainability initiatives.

Research and report on new developments in in Canadian carbon policies and programs.

Network and develop sources in the Canadian carbon industry.

Evaluate opportunities for creating price assessments for Canadian carbon markets.

Accumulate spot market price transactions from industry participants via email, instant messaging and by phone. Verify the legitimacy of the transactions and adhere to Dow Jones pricing methodology to create daily price assessments.

Contribute to social media content, blog postings, industry analysis, and publish Dow Jones reports.

About You

Key qualifications and skills:

Minimum 5 years journalism experience, preferably in the environmental sector.

Strong communication, writing, and networking skills, with the ability to work under tight deadlines with accuracy and attention to detail.

Knowledge of the carbon, renewables and/or biofuels markets is ideal, though you should have the curiosity and willingness to learn about industry trends and be able to break down complex regulatory and market issues into accurate and easily understood content.

Ability for source development and market engagement. Familiarity with existing industry contacts is a plus.

Minimum Bachelor's degree or equivalent standard.

Ability to analyze data and market drivers quickly. Good knowledge of Excel and spreadsheets.

Inclusion and diversity are critical to the success of Dow Jones, and we actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected category. For more information on the many ways in which we enthusiastically support inclusion and diversity efforts for both candidates and employees.

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Dow Jones is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, in our job application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or accommodation in completing your application, due to a disability, please reach out to us at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com . Please put 'Reasonable Accommodation' in the subject line.

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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 .

Dow Jones is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, in our job application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or accommodation in completing your application, due to a disability, please reach out to us at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com. Please put "Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line.

Business Area: OPIS

Job Category: News/Editorial Group

Req ID: 31952

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