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WWD: Financial News Reporter

Penske Media Corporation, Paris, Île-de-France France

Content is the cornerstone to all we do, and our audience is why we do it.

Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)

Duration: Full-Time


WWD: Financial News Reporter

Structure : WWD is the fashion industry’s leading trade publication since 1910. Its Paris bureau is responsible for covering a broad swathe of the fashion industry, from leading luxury groups to fast-fashion giants. Its agile team produces business news, show reviews, creative profiles, event coverage and cultural content.

We are seeking an enterprising, dynamic and eager individual with three to five years’ experience, a keen sense for numbers, and the ability to speak French fluently.

What you would be doing:

  • Covering financial results and other news from companies including LVMH, Kering, Hermès, H&M, Inditex, Galeries Lafayette Group, Printemps, Swatch Group, Pandora and SMCP, among others.
  • Relying on original reporting, you would be producing regular news stories and crafting engaging features on the companies in your beat, as well as subjects including retail, commercial real estate, sustainability and trade shows.
  • During fashion week, you could be part of a team of reporters attending and reviewing fashion shows, and covering events including store openings, product launches and parties.

This is a unique opportunity to develop as a journalist in the world’s leading fashion capital; to build a strong network of sources in the fashion and luxury sector; and to produce breaking news, features and analysis.

About WWD:

Often referred to as “the fashion bible,” WWD provides a balance of timely, credible business news and key fashion trends to a dedicated readership of retailers, designers, manufacturers, marketers, financiers, Wall Street analysts, international moguls, media executives, ad agencies, socialites, and trend-makers. WWD’s parent company, Penske Media Corporation (PMC), is a leading digital media company, publishing, and information Services Company founded in 2003.

About Footwear News:

Footwear News is the publication of record for senior footwear and fashion executives, providing an insider’s perspective on top news, trends and strategies. FN keeps you and your business a step ahead on the retailing, manufacturing and financial aspects of the footwear industry. FN spotlights the hottest new designers, newsmakers, and business leaders, as well as reporting on the most groundbreaking fashion trends and more. Footwear News’ parent company, Penske Media Corporation (PMC), is a leading digital media company, publishing, and information Services Company founded in 2003.

About PMC:

PMC is a leading independent global media and information services company whose award-winning content attracts a passionate monthly audience of more than 310 million. Since 2004, Penske Media has been a pioneer in digital media and a platform innovator, reaching viewers on all screens across its ever-growing constellation of iconic brands, which includes Deadline, Variety, Rolling Stone, Billboard, The Hollywood Reporter, VIBE, WWD, SHE Media, Robb Report, Sportico, TVLine, BGR, ARTnews, Art in America, Fairchild Media, and Spy.com, among many others. PMC’s journalists and content creators deliver daily the most comprehensive news and information in their industries and areas of coverage, unequaled in ambition, depth and courage. Headquartered in New York and Los Angeles with additional offices in 14 countries worldwide, PMC believes companies should not only be profitable but also forces for good. To learn more about PMC, our 2% Foundation, and our portfolio of brands please visit www.PMC.com.

About Penske Media Corporation

Penske Media Corporation (PMC) is a leading digital media and information services company whose award-winning content attracts a monthly audience of more than 260 million a month and reaches users in more than 175 countries as well as a collective 390 million social media followers. The company houses a constellation of globally prominent and legendary brands, including Variety, Rolling Stone, Deadline.com, WWD, Robb Report, SHE Media, BGR, IndieWire, Beauty Inc, Sourcing Journal, TVLine, FN, BlogHer, HollywoodLife, Gold Derby, and SPY. PMC delivers exceptional content to consumers, business leaders and organizations around the world across multiple platforms: digital, mobile, social, print, video, broadcast, and dynamic live events. Headquartered in New York and Los Angeles with additional offices in 11 countries worldwide, Penske Media is the way global leaders and influencers are informed, connected, and inspired.

Penske Media Corporation

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