General Assignment Reporter
InvestmentNews is the leading information source for financial advisers. Our mission is to provide the financial advisory community with the highest quality news, analysis and industry intelligence — whenever, however and wherever they need it. We are seeking a smart, aggressive general assignment reporter. This person would be expected to cover a variety of topics — often at a moment’s notice. Those topics run the gamut from industry trends to retirement issues to investment strategies to all the wheeling and dealing that occurs on a daily basis within the business of providing financial advice. The pace is fast and standards are high. So too are the opportunities for growth at this publication.If you’re a passionate journalist, persistent in your reporting, able to hit deadlines and fun to have in the newsroom, we’d like to hear from you. The ideal candidate should submit a cover letter, resume and several clips that demonstrate a track record of breaking news, smart news analysis and solid judgment. Qualifications/Attributes •• Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications or related field• Demonstrated ability to write business news, including a minimum of two years’ experience in journalism• Candidates must be able to perform within real-time deadlines and generate stories quickly and accuratelyCrain Communications Inc. is one of the largest privately-owned business publishers in the U.S. with 30 leading business, trade and consumer titles in North America and Europe producing exciting publications, digital products, events, marketing services, custom publishing, lead generation and research and data products to help its millions of readers and clients succeed. As an authoritative source of vital news and information to industry leaders and consumers worldwide, each of the company's newspapers, magazines and electronic news sites have become required reading in their respective sector of business and consumer market. Providing unmatched value and award-winning editorial excellence, the company is respected for its dependable journalism which readers have relied upon for over 90 years. Crain Communications offers a competitive salary, a generous benefits package, profit sharing, and a friendly work environment. This is a great time to join our organization -- a profitable, well established publishing leader. We thank you for your interest in Crain Communications. We invite you to visit often and apply through the Careers page at www.crain.com as positions are updated regularly. Crain Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer.