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Posted Jan 6, 2023 - Requisition No. 113166

Bloomberg News is seeking an equity markets reporter in Johannesburg to cover market intelligence and provide real-time analysis on South African stocks, one of the emerging markets' top stock markets and home to global companies including Naspers, Prosus and Anglo American. The role involves writing fast, concise reports on stocks, analyst research, and other market-moving events, as well as doing interviews with major fund managers, interviewing the stock exchange and writing long-form analysis and enterprise pieces. Our successful candidate is strongly sourced, with their finger on the pulse of what's driving the most interesting market moves each day.

We're looking for an effective team player who thrives in a fast-paced environment. We are known for our quality, accuracy and ability to deliver news investors can use. On the equities team, you'll be charged with connecting the dots to provide readers with all the information they need from the world's leading provider of financial news.

You'll need to have:

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in equity markets
  • Solid news judgment and a strong sense of urgency
  • The ability to write quickly and concisely under deadlines, to cultivate sources and work across teams and platforms
  • Contacts among major investors, the stock exchange, equity traders and brokers

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