Reporter, American Banker
- Full Time
American Banker, the leading information resource serving the banking and financial services community has been providing vital information since 1835. Its online counterpart has been live since 1996. Together, these resources set the agenda for a fast-changing industry, keeping a close eye on large and small institutions, tracking traditional and insurgent forces, parsing the business models of diversified and specialist players.
American Banker is currently seeking a Reporter to cover the banking industry. The successful candidate will be responsible for writing short breaking news stories and longer features about U.S. commercial banking that will appear online and in print. The AB Reporter will work closely with colleagues in the newsroom and around the country to coordinate coverage. The ability to write clearly and accurately under tight deadlines is required. Knowledge of banking, finance, digital journalism and social media are a plus.
Candidates should have a minimum of three years reporting experience and preferably an understanding of banking and financial services. Essential skills include an ability to generate unique story ideas and provocative analysis for a sophisticated banking audience, write clearly on deadline and cooperate closely with editors and other colleagues in a fast-paced newsroom.
We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package. Our extensive offerings include medical, dental, and vision coverage; disability and life insurance; paid time off; a 401(k) plan; a pre-tax transportation payment program; and subsidized health club membership.
For consideration, please send your cover letter, resume, clips and salary requirements.
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