Bloomberg, Consumer News Reporter - Geneva

£ Competitive + Benefits
25 Jul 2013
25 Aug 2013
Job Type
Full Time

Bloomberg News seeks a consumer news reporter in the Geneva bureau. The successful candidate would cover Nestle, Swatch and Richemont as well as other consumer companies in the country. The reporter will also write broader stories about corporate trends in Switzerland and FMCG.

The successful applicant is expected to produce exclusive breaking-news stories, executive interviews and enterprise pieces.

The reporter will also handle spot news such as mergers and acquisitions, personnel changes, earnings, and collaborate with reporters in the region to break news under real-time deadlines.


- Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience is essential

- Journalism experience is essential

- Experience of working in a real-time news environment in desirable

- Experience of reporting on European consumer companies is desirable

- Fluency in French is desirable

The Company:

Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company’s strength – delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately – is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 315,000 subscribers globally. Bloomberg’s enterprise solutions build on the company’s core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government, Bloomberg New Energy Finance and Bloomberg BNA, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through the Bloomberg Professional service, television, radio, mobile,  the Intern et and three magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek, Bloomberg Markets and Bloomberg Pursuits, covers the world with more than 2,400 news and multimedia professionals at more than 150 bureaus in 73 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 15,000 people in 192 locations around the world.

Bloomberg is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all backgrounds regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or any other classification protected by law.

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