Corporate Finance Editor

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Posted Sep 12, 2012 - Requisition No. 34442

Bloomberg News is seeking an experienced editor for its UK corporate finance team in London. The editor will be responsible for helping reporters break stories on company fund-raising plans, coordinating interviews with prominent money managers and investment strategists and editing feature stories. The ideal candidate will have experience editing copy on markets, and be able to produce clear, concise and accurate copy under deadline pressure. The editor should be comfortable working within a team environment. The editor must have the ability to coach reporters to get the most out of their stories whilst ensuring accuracy and speed at all times.


  • Previous financial journalism experience is essential
  • Experience of working in a real time news environment is desirable
  • Proven track record of editing financial stories
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Word/Excel is required
  • Ability to coach reporters on sourcing, interviewing and writing is essential
  • Fluency in English is a must

The Company

Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company's strength - delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately - is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 310,000 subscribers globally. Bloomberg's enterprise solutions build on the company's core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government and Bloomberg New Energy Finance, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through television, radio, mobile, the Internet and two magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek and Bloomberg Markets, covers the world with more than 2,300 news and multimedia professionals at 146 bureaus in 72 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 15,000 people in 192 locations around the world.

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