FinanceAsia, is an award-winning provider of news, insight and analysis on the latest financial developments affecting Asia’s entrepreneurs. It is seeking a Senior Reporter to cover the new economy sectors arising in the region’s major economies.
The Senior Reporter will be part of a highly experienced team responsible for breaking exclusive content that delivers unique information for a financially literate audience of investors, c-suite corporate executives and financial regulators. Stories must both excite and inform market opinion.
Key Responsibilities and Requirements
The Senior Reporter must be comfortable conducting exclusive interviews with company owners and thought leaders.
He/She is expected to travel to develop our contact base and investigate stories that connect the dots on regional trends, uncover burgeoning fund flows, highlight weaknesses/strengths in funding or corporate strategy, or to conduct in-depth executive profiles. His/Her stories must provide unique, value-adding analysis and insight into the colourful world of Asian business and the financing of it.
This role is responsible for pitching stories and other creative ideas to our editors on a regular basis. Collaboration within the team is actively encouraged to cover all angles and produce the best content possible. An interest getting under the hood of new business models and their impact on the ecosystem they enter into is highly desirable.
We expect a Senior Reporter’s core audience to grow steadily throughout his/her career at FinanceAsia as his/her skills, network and profile in financial circles grows.
Reporters must at all times behave in an ethical fashion, uphold FinanceAsia’s high standards of journalism and adhere to Haymarket’s Code of Conduct.
The candidate should be fluent in written English and also possess a good working knowledge of finance.
Haymarket is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all areas of the community. This position is full time, 5-day week and based in Quarry Bay, Hong Kong. We offer attractive remuneration package and excellent career opportunities to the right candidate. Interested candidates are invited to send their resume, along with three news clippings, to us.
Applications will be treated in strict confidence and information will be used for recruitment purposes only.