Interview Journalist

Location
New York
Posted
Sep 12, 2013
Closes
Oct 17, 2013
Contact
David Free
Duration
Freelance
Job Description:

The Interview Journalist schedules and interviews Money Managers, Equity Analysts and CEOs of public companies under the direction of a Managing Editor. The journalists schedule the interviews from a list provided to them, digitally record the interviews and then edit the transcriptions received back from an high quality outsourced firm.

The Interview Journalist is responsible for taking leads from an existing calendar, managing deadlines, and light copy editing of transcriptions. The job is “work from home” and reports to an office based in midtown New York, and is compensated on a per completed interview rate.

Job Requirements:

BA with Communications or Journalism degree preferred.
More than 1 year of experience at a financial newspaper or other financial media company with a digital news management background.
Online interview recording skills and equipment expertise.
Freelance management skills through online collaborative software tools very appreciated.