Citywire
We are recruiting for a graduate reporter to join a dynamic, experienced and award-winning editorial team writing for the UK’s leading financial professionals.

The Company


Citywire is a global publishing company with offices in London, Singapore, Hong Kong, Munich and New York. We have been able to open these offices by promoting bright, self-starting individuals from within the company and we plan to open further offices in the future and to grow our established business in the UK; so we need more bright young grads to help us achieve this.

We provide news, analysis and insight for professional advisers and investors around the world.

Our fund manager performance database that helps professional investors, such as financial advisers and wealth managers, make the best decisions about where to place their clients’ money. We’re totally independent and passionate about what we do.

The role


We have a vacancy for a graduate reporter to join our fast-paced editorial team, writing for our weekly Wealth Manager magazine and daily website in our London office. You do not have to have financial experience, although it would be preferable. What you do need is a willingness to learn and the ability to work in a team and meet deadlines.

As a graduate reporter we will
  • Train you in writing news, features and investment analysis
  • Sponsor you to take financial qualifications
  • Support you in building relationships with the UK’s asset and wealth management communities.

You will be expected to quickly be breaking news, work across both news and features, and gain a deep understanding of financial markets, regulation and the business pressures and opportunities that our readers face.

The ideal candidate:

  • A dynamic self-starter keen to succeed with a willingness to learn
  • Confident in their writing, analysis and research skills
  • An understanding of financial markets beneficial
Benefits include

A discretionary annual bonus, pension, 25 days holiday per annum (rising to 30 days after 5 years’ service), subsidised gym membership and season ticket loans. After two years’ continuous service you will also be entitled to private health and dental care insurance, critical illness and death in service cover. Other benefits include Ride2work scheme and fresh organic fruit delivered daily.

How to apply

If you are interested in this role and wish to apply then please send your CV with a covering letter outlining your suitability to: Bianca Parker-Beckett, HR Manager, Citywire Financial Publishers Limited, 1st Floor, 87 Vauxhall Walk, London, SE11 5HJ. Alternatively you can send your application via email to: recruitment@citywire.co.uk or click the "apply online" button below
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