Inside Housing, one of the UK’s top business magazines, is searching for a business reporter to join its award-winning news team.\

We are looking for a tenacious, creative journalist to ensure we continue to beat the competition and national newspapers and newswires to the biggest off-diary stories in a fast-moving sector.\

The successful candidate will be able to build and maintain a broad network of contacts and to become and expert who knows their patch inside out. Applicants will be at ease meeting senior sector figures and national policy makers and gaining their trust.\

Inside Housing operates a web first policy and puts a strong emphasis on analysis and reader engagement online, as well as innovation. The successful candidate will be comfortable producing authoritative analysis, gathering stories and engaging with readers through blogs and Twitter. Data journalism skills will also be beneficial.\

The business reporter will break stories online daily, and write news and features in the magazine on a weekly basis. In addition, they will be expected carry out major investigations and interviews with leading figures. We are therefore looking for a journalist able to produce excellent, accurate copy and with a flair for producing interesting ideas and asking incisive questions.\

They will lead Inside Housing’s coverage of finance issues, producing compelling news and analysis that will help set the agenda for the housing sector.\

The successful applicant must therefore be able to demonstrate their ability to unearth eye-catching scoops, thrive under pressure and be keen to throw themselves in at the deep end.\

This is an excellent opportunity for a journalist who is hungry to win industry awards and build their career writing about one of the most interesting areas of journalism right now at a leading business title. Previous B2B experience is an advantage but not essential.\

To apply please email your CV, a covering letter and your salary expectation to Gene Robertson at gene.robertson@insidehousing.co.uk by Friday 26th May.

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