Reporter, Debtwire - NY

Location
New York City, New York (US)
Salary
Salary: Competitive
Posted
22 Sep 2016
Closes
23 Oct 2016
Industry
Journalist
Discipline
Reporter, Reporting
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Debtwire, the premier provider of intelligence and research on the fixed-income market, is looking for a Middle Market reporter  to cover stressed and distressed companies in a variety of beats, including energy, metals and mining. The position is chiefly based out of New York City.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Filing three-to-five stories per week
  • Generating leads on new small-cap situations
  • Writing trend pieces

Key Skills:

  • Strong writing skills
  • Understanding of the fixed-income markets
  • Ability to hit the phones and break news
  • Willingness to work in a team environment
  • Ability to work well under pressure to meet daily deadlines

Qualifications:

  • One-to-three years of experience working for a financial or general news publication
  • Prior experience covering energy or metals is preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Existing knowledge of the Debtwire offering is a plus


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