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Bloomberg News is seeking a Reporter for its First Word Rates team. The individual in this role will be responsible for reporting on European fixed-income markets, providing concise, on-the spot stories on developments in the rates and STIR markets, capturing the elements of both "what's happening" and "what it means," particularly in the context of macroeconomic and political developments and monetary and fiscal policy.

All candidates must have the ability and market-specific knowledge to immediately discern actionable information from breaking news and broad-based contacts within government bond markets

Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience of government bond markets
  • Strong work ethic, team player, ability to work calmly in high-pressure environment
  • Ability to write under deadline pressure desirable
  • Knowledge of Bloomberg's bond and FX functions also 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 Internet 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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