Black Knight Media is hiring a number of reporters / journalists (junior reporter, to reporter level) to cover the fast-paced insurance, securities lending and securities services industries on market-leading titles Captive Insurance Times, Asset Servicing Times and Securities Finance Times.
Black Knight Media delivers the only free-to-read business publications in these industry sectors and offers opportunities for a wide variety of work and travel. The magazines keep industry participants, from senior bankers to fintech companies, up-to-date with the latest news and trends in risk, custody, fund administration, securities financing, collateral management, technology, regulation and much more.
The successful candidate will be a highly organised, creative and personable reporter, capable of sourcing and writing engaging, accurate and exclusive news, as well as detailed features and market analysis. It is preferable, but not essential, to have experience within financial journalism and business technology. You must also have strong editorial skills to help produce the fortnightly magazines.
International travel is a necessity for this role in any normal year. Post-Covid, you will be required to visit a variety of locations across Asia, the US and Europe.
The chosen candidate will join our friendly team based in Beckenham, just outside of Central London.
Responsibilities of the reporter/journalist:
- Source and write quality daily and breaking news
- Write features for a fortnightly magazine
- Build and maintain a base of relevant contacts in the financial services industry
- Interview industry executives
- Work closely with your editor to shape future content for the magazine
- Attend and report on industry events around the world
The position requires:
- Expert in the English language and a confident news writer
- 12 months' journalism experience
- A British passport
Please send CV and covering letter to Justin Lawson at firstname.lastname@example.org
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