City A.M., Reporter

Recruiter
Location
London (Central)
Salary
£DoE
Posted
20 Mar 2017
Closes
09 Apr 2017
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

City A.M. is seeking to hire a Reporter to join its news team, writing for both the website and newspaper.

The successful candidate will:

  • be comfortable taking on a specific beat including two or more core business/financial sectors, and building up a list of contacts 
  • knowledge of London's legal sector would be an advantage but is not necessary
  • experience of court reporting would be an advantage but is not necessary
  • have experience of online reporting, ideally in business and finance, and understand how to drive audience through social media and search engines
  • possess high levels of literacy and numeracy
  • be able and willing to work a shift pattern which includes some evenings, weekends, and early starts


City A.M. operates a sub-less editing system, so the candidate must be able to write clean, accurate copy that is ready to print.

This is a perfect opportunity for an ambitious journalist looking to make their mark in business journalism. 

Apply with a CV, covering letter, and 100 words explaining what you think is the most important business story of the year (excluding Brexit / Article 50) – by noon on Sunday 9 April.

Please state your salary expectations.