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Upstream – Online Reporter Position, Perth/Singapore
Upstream, the leading international oil and gas newspaper, is seeking a full-time online reporter for its 24-hour news site.
Based out of Perth, the successful applicant should be able to write and edit clean, accurate, insightful, entertaining copy quickly and be comfortable with financial and technical reporting as well as covering different geographical markets. The position may also be offered from our Singapore office.
The main geographical markets to be covered in the position are Australasia, Southeast Asia, the Far East and Indian Subcontinent.
Candidates should possess a degree in journalism, with experience of business reporting and/or the oil and gas industry preferred but not essential. The position will require some attendance at industry events such as conferences and exhibitions with some international travel possible. Candidates should be resourceful, motivated and confident and be able to build up a strong contact base in the industry.
Perfect written and spoken English is essential with international languages, particularly Mandarin, a bonus.
Upstream, part of a large Norwegian media group, offers a competitive salary with a benefits programme as well as a stimulating international working environment.
Interested candidates should submit a CV and covering letter to: Eoin O’Cinneide, Online News Editor, Upstream, The Nexus Building, 11th Floor, 25 Farringdon Street, London EC4A 4AB, United Kingdom, or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please submit applications by Friday 22nd June 2012. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Upstream is an award-winning news provider for oil and gas professionals worldwide. The weekly newspaper was launched in November 1996 and established itself quickly as a market leader for independent coverage of the international oil and gas industry. The dynamic web-based service, UpstreamOnline.com, was launched in January 2001.
Upstream is published by NHST Media Group in Oslo, Norway – the highly successful group behind the international shipping newspaper TradeWinds and international fisheries newspaper IntraFish among other titles. Upstream is an international organization with offices in Oslo, Houston, Calgary, London, Shanghai, Moscow, Singapore, Stavanger, Perth, New Delhi, Wellington and Rio de Janeiro.