AlphaWeek is looking to hire a journalist produce insightful, original content focusing on the global alternative investment industry.

Based in London, UK, the successful candidate will:

  • Have a passion for finance and alternative investments and want to write about the industry
  • Have a minimum of 5 years’ experience covering hedge funds and alternative investments, and/or demonstrate a sound fundamental knowledge of alternative investments
  • Be able to write engagingly in a variety of formats – from short news snippets to longer-form pieces
  • Be able to hit deadlines
  • Be able to multi-task, working on several projects/assignments in parallel
  • Have some experience of maintaining websites
  • Have a basic understanding of search engine optimisation (SEO)
  • Preferably have experience moderating live events, either in-person or digitally (i.e. webinars), although this is not required
  • Be legally able to work in the United Kingdom

The successful candidate will have the following personality traits:

  • Be comfortable in a start-up environment
  • Be able to work effectively alone
  • Be able to take the initiative and use good judgement when doing so
  • Be a good decision-maker

Anything else?

  • This position has significant opportunity for career growth, and would therefore suit someone who is career and personal growth orientated
  • In the short term, we’re happy for you to work from home, as long as you can get into London for meetings at least once per week
  • The Sortino Group Ltd (publisher of AlphaWeek) is an equal opportunity employer

Ideally, all of the above will resonate with you. If it does, and you’re interested in learning more, please send the following

  • your CV
  • your salary expectations
  • a covering letter

to jobs@alpha-week.com

We look forward to hearing from you.

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