Telegraph Media Group, Financial Services Editor

Location
London (Central)
Salary
Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted
11 Jan 2017
Closes
18 Jan 2017
Ref
REQREF0002269
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

As the Financial Services Editor, you will have a varied role with responsibility for producing engaging content for the Telegraph’s Business section.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for full coverage of the financial services industry both in the UK and further afield when needed
  • Develop interview and feature ideas within the sector and beyond
  • Ability to spot trends and identify sector developments before they are widely reported
  • Ability to write for other parts of the newspaper when required
  • Aiding the business desk in helping to coach younger reporters in a number of areas when requested
  • Being a figurehead for the Telegraph in the financial services sector and building up a detailed book of senior contacts
  • Responsible for helping to maximise digital traffic

Specific Requirements/ Skills:

  • Experience of writing and developing stories on digital and print platforms
  • Experience of working in news at regional, national or international level
  • Solid understanding of digital storytelling and optimisation of content through social media and SEO
  • Digital publishing skills needed, including picture cropping and creation of polls and quizzes
  • Enthusiasm, imagination and a notebook full of ideas are all essential
  • Able to show initiative and work well under pressure

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