Data Journalist

London Gatwick Airport, Horley (GB)
c£25,000 per annum plus benefits
19 Apr 2017
19 May 2017
Job Type
Full Time

Data Journalist – journalist with experience of data driven content

We are looking for a highly creative Data Journalist to work on a new data led information service from a leading global brand. An integral part of the editorial and content team, the role offers a genuine opportunity to make your mark and build your career in an international business environment.

Data Journalist with strong numeracy and research skills

With strong numeracy and research skills, you will have a track record of writing about trending topics and will have a demonstrable ability to use data in a clear and compelling way. With a minimum of two years’ experience as a Data Journalist, you will:

  • create exceptional data driven content for a number of global markets
  • turn data into compelling narrative
  • source and research data to support story leads
  • commission surveys to track and support ideas as well as examine trends.

As a Data Journalist, you will be comfortable using technology including content management systems and infographics. A great team player, you will also work closely with the digital marketing team to track daily usage and behaviour using Google Analytics.

Knowledge and/or experience of writing about food science would be a distinct advantage.

Global brand with great benefits

With offices around the world, our client has been providing information and insight to companies across the globe for over 150 years covering a range of sectors including grocery, retail, hospitality, drinks, food manufacturing, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals across a number of platforms including digital and print media, conferences and prestigious industry awards.

If you can bring proven data journalist skills to this key role, you can expect a supportive and innovative company culture, great career prospects, and:

  • c£25K salary
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • pension scheme
  • group income protection
  • life assurance.

Take the next step in your career – email your CV and a covering letter to us today.