As Journalist/Editor, you’ll be responsible for writing and producing analytical content for our audience of senior industry practitioners. You are also responsible to ensure that the material is clear, consistent, complete and credible, and that the content is well written, grammatically correct and accessible.
Identifying and researching news stories and features
Compiling and writing daily news pieces including authoring breaking news stories
Attending interviews with key industry practitioners
Authoring lengthier reports and features
Building contacts and sources for future news stories
Produce intelligent and comprehensive research reports for external stakeholders and in-house use
Produce audio podcast with industry leaders
Assisting on Islamic Finance news as seen fit (It’s a team effort)
Candidate must possess at least a Diploma, Advanced/Higher/Graduate Diploma, Bachelor's Degree, Post Graduate Diploma, Professional Degree, Journalism, Humanities/Liberal Arts, Mass Communications or equivalent
Minimum two years experience in similar role
An excellent command of the English language
A general understanding of investment and financial markets
Has a passion for the news
The ability to multi-task and interact with people from all levels and backgrounds
A pleasant personality and strong communication skills are a must
Inquisitive and eager to learn
Meticulous, organized and efficient
Strong research skills
Able to meet deadlines without any exemption
With the expansion of current publications and emergence of new periodicals, career advancement within the company holds much potential. Remuneration will commensurate with experience and ability. Medical and other benefits are also offered.
Interested applicants are invited to submit their resume stating contact number, availability date and expected remuneration. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified for interviews.