Breaking News Editor - Northern Europe

Careers at Bloomberg


Posted Feb 28, 2018 - Requisition No. 65547

The energy of a newsroom. The pace of a trading floor. The buzz of a recent tech breakthrough. We work hard, and we work fast - while keeping up the quality and accuracy we're known for. It's what keeps us inventing and reinventing, all the time. "Our culture is wide open, just like our spaces." We bring out the best in each other. And through our countless volunteer projects, we help bring out the best in the communities around us, too. You can do amazing work here. Work you couldn't do anywhere else. It's up to you to make it happen.

You're a news junkie, fully aligned with what real-time news traders and finance professionals need to know. You'll join the Breaking News Northern Europe team which spans Germany, Switzerland, Austria and the Netherlands and be based in our Frankfurt hub. Your focus will include identifying and actioning key news, whatever the source, may it be from social media or a speech, regulatory filings or press statements. You'll be working in English and German and any other major language is a plus. You'll be exploring all aspects of this-just-in news, whether it's flash headlines or quick summaries, market-moving wraps or interviews and stories.

We'll trust you to:

  • Exercise excellent news judgment
  • Read quickly and accurately in English and German
  • Write quickly and accurately in English
  • Operate effectively under deadline pressure
  • Know the markets and what our clients care about
  • Be collaborative and work well in a team environment

You'll need to have:

  • Fluency in English and German. Additional languages are a plus
  • Financial or business journalism experience
  • Experience working in a real-time news environment
  • The ability to plan effectively and prepare accurately
  • A relevant bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience

If this sounds like you:

  • Apply! If we think you're a good match, we'll get in touch with you to let you know next steps. Please submit all resumes in English.

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