Financial Newsletter Editor

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Jun 20, 2013
Closes
Jul 20, 2013
Contact
Ms. Bloomberg Recruitment
Category
Other
Duration
Full Time
The Role:
Bloomberg LP is seeking experienced editors for its newsletter division, Bloomberg Brief. The ideal candidate will have experience editing on deadline and be knowledgeable about financial markets. Experience working both in newsletter or specialty publications as well as working for a newswire or newspaper is preferred. The editor will select, edit, and lay out stories for specialized financial titles and will mine data to tell stories through complex charts and graphics. This is an ideal position for someone knowledgeable and passionate about financial markets and who thrives on deadline pressure.
Bloomberg Brief publishes 19 newsletters that provide unique data, original content and commentary on topics including Economics, Hedge Funds, Mergers, and Financial Regulation.

Qualifications:
-Substantial experience working at major newspapers, wire services and/or financial newsletters. Someone with a copy desk background who frequently does more than copy edit will be a good fit for this job.
- Experience writing, editing about financial markets on deadline.
- Proficiency in Excel and knowledge of or interest in interactive content.
- Contacts in financial markets.
- Demonstrated leadership ability.
- Knowledge of the Bloomberg terminal a plus.

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