IBTimes UK, Investigations Editor

Location
London
Salary
£ DoE
Posted
16 Jul 2013
Closes
16 Aug 2013
Industry
Journalist
Sector
Online
Discipline
Editorial, Reporting
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

IBTimes UK is looking for an Investigations Editor to join its expanding newsroom in Canary Wharf, London.

The main purpose of the role is to investigate business, economy and market stories of major importance and to break exclusive stories for IBTimes UK. However, you would be expected file breaking news stories across various markets as well as working towards exclusives.

Successful candidate will have:

  • At least seven years’ experience working in business journalism.
  • A proven track record of breaking major, market moving exclusives
  • An extensive contacts book at senior level and market movers/makers.
  • Previous online experience and knowledge of SEO is beneficial.
  • Interviewed senior figures in business.
  • Experience writing blogs and analysis pieces.
  • The ability to work well alone and with a team.
  • TV experience (preferred but not essential).

In addition to your CV and covering letter, please state in no more than 200 words what you believe to be the three biggest business stories of the day (either told or untold) and send your submission to careers@ibtimes.co.uk with the subject line “Investigations Editor”. In the covering letter please state your top 5 exclusive stories.

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