Reporter Opportunities - Germany

Careers at Bloomberg

Frankfurt

Posted Dec 14, 2011 - Requisition No. 31987

Due to continued expansion, Bloomberg News is seeking Reporters to cover a range of beats from our German bureaus. The successful candidate must be able to perform under pressure to meet real-time deadlines, write market- moving headlines and breaking news stories on business and finance topics ranging from company earnings, market reports, news about mergers and acquisitions, covering the world of money in all of its forms.

You need to have the ability to identify stories worth expanding on, and work with the reporters on your beat to build on these stories. Overall responsibilities include attending press briefings and evening events, monitoring other media and writing spot news as well as feature stories.

Requirements

  • Previous financial journalism experience is essential.
  • Experience of working in a real-time news environment is desirable.
  • A bachelors degree or equivalent work experience is desirable as is a specific journalism qualification.
  • You should speak fluent English and German.
  • Ability to generate your own ideas and work independently.

The Company

Bloomberg is the world's most trusted source of information for businesses and professionals. Bloomberg combines innovative technology with unmatched analytic, data, news, display and distribution capabilities, to deliver critical information via the BLOOMBERG PROFESSIONAL® service and multimedia platforms. Bloomberg's media services cover the world with more than 2,200 news and multimedia professionals at 146 bureaus in 72 countries.
The BLOOMBERG TELEVISION® 24-hour network delivers smart television to more than 240 million homes. BLOOMBERG RADIO® services broadcast via SIRIUS XM Radio and 1worldspaceTM satellite radio globally and on WBBR 1130AM in New York. The award-winning monthly BLOOMBERG MARKETS® magazine, Bloomberg BusinessWeek magazine and the BLOOMBERG.COM® financial news and information Web site provide news and insight to businesses and investors.

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