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The Role / Position Overview
Money-Media, a fast growing division of the FT, is a profitable subscription-based content and data provider which delivers news and intelligence for specialized businesses through their extensive suite of products.
We are looking for a reporter to join our growing team at Financial Advisor IQ. Financial Advisor IQ, a Money-Media publication, is a daily online news service for U.S. wealth managers.
Focusing on the registered investment advisor community, FA-IQ’s newest reporter will find themselves covering big company names in an exciting and competitive industry that’s changing fast. This is a great opportunity to join a publication that is growing rapidly and develop your career as you contribute to its success.
This position will be covering the registered investment advisor (RIA) and broker-dealer businesses.
Source, pitch and write original articles that break news and matter to the reader
Regularly contribute to videos, webcasts and other content as necessary
Occasionally moderate panels at events run by the Financial Times
Some limited travel is required for industry conference attendance
Required Skills / Experience
A background in financial journalism would be great, but most important is a proven ability to break news, develop sources and become an expert on your beat
Experience reporting under pressure – to strict deadlines for a daily publication – is also a significant plus
We expect this reporter to be or become well-versed in creating different types of content, including graphics, videos etc
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