Real Estate Editor - London

Recruiter
Bloomberg
Location
England, London, City of London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
20 Sep 2014
Closes
04 Oct 2014
Ref
42662
Contact
Bloomberg
Industry
Journalist
Sector
Newswires, Online
Discipline
Editor
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Role
Bloomberg News is seeking an experienced editor to be based in our London bureau to join a team covering real estate in Europe and the Middle East. Successful applicants should have considerable business reporting, writing or editing experience, with a background in financial journalism. They should also have an understanding of what drives the property industry and a commitment to speed and accuracy in editing breaking news. The role involves editing news about European and Middle East real estate companies and enterprise stories about the biggest issues in the industry.

Qualifications:
-Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience is essential
-Experience of reporting or editing in a real-time news environment, with exceptional communication skills
-An ability or previous experience of coaching and mentoring reporters to get the best out of their stories is essential
-Experience in financial journalism is essential and a background in real estate an advantage
-A thorough attention to detail and ability to assimilate new, complex financial information
-Knowledge of the economy, markets, business
-Fluency in English is essential and any other languages an advantage.

The Company
Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company's strength - delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately - is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 315,000 subscribers globally. Bloomberg's enterprise solutions build on the company's core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government, Bloomberg New Energy Finance and Bloomberg BNA, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through the Bloomberg Professional service, television, radio, mobile, the Internet and three magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek, Bloomberg Markets and Bloomberg Pursuits, covers the world with more than 2,400 news and multimedia professionals at more than 150 bureaus in 73 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 15,000 people in 192 locations around the world.

Bloomberg is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all backgrounds regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or any other classification protected by law.

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