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Our values are summed up as; integrity, teamwork, innovation, trust, good judgment, passion for our work, curiosity and an entrepreneurial spirit.
If these are aligned with your values, then keep reading.
Overview of the role
Incisive Media's flagship publication Investment Week is looking for a hardworking senior reporter with at least two years of investment journalism experience to join its dynamic team.
Guided by the editor, as well as the title's news editor and features editor, the senior reporter will work alongside colleagues to break news, keep abreast with industry movements and create content for our email alerts, which are typically sent out three times per day.
Investment Week also has a weekly magazine, which the senior reporter will contribute to. This will include writing features on industry themes, interviews with key figures in the asset management world, and data-led content.
The ideal candidate will have:
- Good experience of writing news, features, analysis and interviews
- Ability to write accurate copy to a high standard
- Initiative to develop the role and help broaden and deepen our news coverage
- Proven track record of seeking out off-diary and exclusive analysis, features or news
- Demonstrable ability to work effectively as part of a team and help junior journalists
- Experience of meeting short and long-term deadlines
- Strong knowledge of the asset management industry
Why join the Investment Week team?
First founded in 1995, Investment Week has been inspiring and informing professional investors for more than 25 years. Parent company Incisive Media, which houses a range of forward-thinking technology and finance titles, is headquartered in Covent Garden, just minutes away from Seven Dials, Covent Garden Market and Leicester Square.
Alongside coming into the office for press day each week and catching up with our enthusiastic and close-knit team, the role is flexible in terms of working from home and in terms of hours; Investment Week prides itself on being the industry B2B champion in diversity and inclusion, and we always make sure that we practice what we preach.
The editorial team at Investment Week covers a wide range of subjects, from macroeconomics to industry-level scoops, as well as thought-provoking longer-form that aims to challenge archaic perspectives, and pave the way for fresh thinking within the asset management and wealth management industries.
What you can expect from us
As well as working with the most interesting, talented and fun people, we operate a culture where success is recognised. You will be supported throughout your career, tailoring your development through management support, internal and external training courses and on the job training. Based in a fantastic location in Covent Garden, you will also have access to numerous retail discounts!
We also offer a range of benefits including:
- A rewarding environment where success is recognised
- Excellent training and development programmes
- Hybrid/remote working
- Pension scheme with 5 per cent employer contributions
- Life assurance scheme
- Voluntary Private Medical Insurance
- 25 days' annual leave, increasing to 30 days
- Health Cash Plan for those everyday healthcare costs
- Savings on items from Currys/PC World via our TechScheme
- Cycle to Work scheme
- Discounted Gym rates
- Retail discounts saving you money on essential and everyday purchases
- Employee Recognition Scheme to recognise your colleagues with rewards
- Employee Referral Scheme
- Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) for extra support if things get tough
- IMFoundation - staff can volunteer a small amount of their time to contribute their skills and make a meaningful difference to the lives of others
Plus a number of flexible salary sacrifice benefits…
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