Debtwire, the leading financial newswire for the fixed income markets, is looking for a driven journalist to expand its project finance coverage for its Debtwire CEEMEA product.

Debtwire CEEMEA’s restructuring coverage provides actionable intelligence for subscribers on situations across Central and Eastern Europe/CIS/Russia, Middle East and North Africa, plus sub-Saharan Africa.

Working on the news desk, the restructuring reporter will be chasing leads and publishing news ahead of all other media outlets. This encompasses unravelling new distressed/restructuring situations, chase mandated advisors, reporting on requests for proposals and financing terms across the life of the restructuring.

You will be responsible for producing commentaries on negotiations between creditors and borrowers. You will focus entirely on off-diary reporting and reporters are expected to use their own initiative to uncover leads from market sources. The position will offer the opportunity for foreign travel and moderating at conferences.

This role requires an analytical mind, a high attention to detail and a proactive approach to relationship development and source building in investment banks, law firms, advisors, funds, companies and governments.

What’s in it for you:

  • 25 days paid leave + local bank holidays
  • Private healthcare
  • Company pension scheme
  • Employee assistance program/save as you learn scheme
  • Employee social club
  • Pool table/subsidised gym/other staff discounts and more.

If you are interested in this position, please click on ‘Apply here’. Please ensure your CV and cover letter are attached.

Acuris powers business growth for financial and professional services firms worldwide. Through events and subscription-based digital services, we provide unique, high-value content that helps our customers to make the best decisions based on the strongest evidence.

Our sector specialists and expert analysts interpret data and intelligence to extract new insights that create business opportunities for our customers. We’re trusted by many of the world’s principal advisory firms, investment banks, law firms, hedge funds, private equity firms and corporates, who rely our brands to help them understand specialist markets and find ideas for business development.

Founded in 2000, we’re a growing family of information brands united by common characteristics: sector expertise, analytical skill, proprietary data and solutions that are packaged for maximum value. You’ll find our 1,000 staff, including 500 specialist journalists and analysts, in 67 locations around the world.

Acuris is fully committed to a policy of non-discrimination and to promoting equality of opportunity in employment on grounds of merit, experience, skills and aptitude in order to maximise the full potential of both existing and prospective employees.

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