We are a rapidly growing financial media and services company based in London seeking an enthusiastic and ambitious reporter/journalist to join the dynamic team on our leading investment-focused publication.

This role will be ideal for someone with 1-2 year's experience either in journalism or investments. A passion for breaking news and deep interest in key global investment themes are essential. 

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Producing an exceptional investment news offering for our website and email newsletter 
  • Producing long-form features and analysis for our investment publication  
  • Chair and host virtual and live panels, roundtables, webinars and podcasts 
  • Build strong relationships with senior industry leaders and experts
  • Creating content for sister publications and businesses

The ideal candidate for this role will have:

  • Undergraduate degree and outstanding written and oral communication skills, NCTJ qualification preferred but not essential
  • A desire to quickly grow into more senior roles such as deputy editor 
  • An ever-growing passion for news, finance and the global business environment, especially UK company news
  • Confidence to present complex investment themes through a wide range of media including Podcasts, virtual events and in-person events.
  • Outstanding understanding of the financial markets, particularly those popular in the private client industry 
  • Understanding of the investment industry and ideas for how to reach new users and clients
  • An ability to grasp complex issues quickly and explain them in simple, concise language
  • A true team player - adaptable and flexible working with team and a self-starter 
  • Good organisational skills and the ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines 
  • Exceptional research skills and strong attention to detail
  • Strong creativity and ability to produce content that resonates throughout the industry 
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of SEO
  • A strong presence on social media and be familiar with all leading platforms

What you will get:

  • Competitive salary and pension scheme
  • Outstanding opportunity for fast career progression 
  • 25 days' holiday per annum (rising one day per annum up to 30 days after five years' service) plus bank holidays
  • Cycle to work scheme

To be considered for this role, please include a covering letter detailing why you are a good fit for this role as part of your application.

Apply to:

Jonathan Roy
Director
UK Investor Group Ltd
UK Investor Magazine
71-75 Shelton Street
London
Select
WC2H 9JQ
United Kingdom

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