Debtwire, Loan Reporter - Debt Capital Markets
Debtwire, the leading financial newswire for the fixed income markets, is looking for a driven journalist to expand its loans coverage for its Debtwire CEEMEA product.
Working on the news desk, candidates will be expected to chase leads and publish news ahead of all other media outlets.
Debtwire CEEMEA provides actionable intelligence for subscribers on situations across Central and Eastern Europe/CIS/Russia, Middle East and North Africa, plus sub-Saharan Africa.
The role requires an analytical mind, a high attention to detail and a proactive approach to relationship development and source building of DCM bankers, lawyers and issuers.
Candidates will also be required to produce secondary commentaries and features on market trends including legal and structural developments and assist in the collection of associated data.
The role based in London is entirely focused on off-diary reporting and reporters are expected to use their own initiative to uncover leads from market sources.
Experience of financial markets and/or debt finance would be highly advantageous.
The position will offer the opportunity for foreign travel and moderating at conferences.
The successful candidate will have:
- Aspirations to break news and deliver actionable intelligence on debt issuers;
- An investigative mind and good-writing skills;
- An understanding of fixed income markets, a strong grasp of and an interest in the broader financial markets;
- Outstanding networking and contact building skills;
- Excellent time management and communication skills:
- A self-starter attitude with a cooperative approach
If you are interested in this position, please click on the ‘Apply’ button below. Please ensure your CV and cover letter are attached.
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