South Asia Economy and Government Editor - New Delhi

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New Delhi

Posted Jan 25, 2024 - Requisition No. 122825

Bloomberg News is one of the biggest financial and business news organizations in the world. We lead the way in breaking news and providing analysis on financial markets, from daily coverage through to in-depth features. We are known for our quality, accuracy and ability to deliver news investors can use. It’s what keeps us inventing and re-inventing, all the time.

We are seeking an editor on our Economy and Government team based in New Delhi or Mumbai to help elevate our coverage of South Asia. Reporting to a regional Managing Editor, you will play a vital role in working with reporters to deliver breaking news, impactful scoops, authoritative analysis and memorable enterprise across South Asia – home to one of the world’s fastest growing economies as well as countries grappling with debt crises and political unrest.

You have a strong understanding of economics and politics as well as a background in innovative, cross-platform journalism. You can edit cleanly, oversee exciting projects and collaborate with teams and bureaus across the newsroom. You excel in a fast-paced environment, with the ability to quickly build out breaking news and then step back to explain what it all means to a global audience.

We’ll trust you to:

  • Make quick and critical judgement calls to identify the most important stories and spot gaps in coverage
  • Produce concise edits that resonate with a wide audience -- from sophisticated terminal users to casual online readers
  • Contribute across platforms to elevate copy, mentor reporters and shape compelling story ideas
  • Build relationships within the newsroom to ensure our coverage resonates globally and across all platforms

You’ll need to have:

  • At least 5 years of financial journalism experience, including working on both breaking news and enterprise
  • Experience covering politics and economy as a reporter or editor
  • Experience working and collaborating with various team in an international newsroom
  • Fluency in both spoken and written English
  • Ability to work steadily and calmly under pressure
  • Robust attention to detail
  • A collaborative spirit and the aim to innovate and experiment
  • Demonstrated continuous career growth within an organisation

Life at Bloomberg is many things, but it’s never dull. We’re a truly global business with a truly diverse workforce. We pride ourselves on being open, inclusive and collaborative, and provide a work environment that inspires our employees to be their best. We offer competitive compensation, comprehensive healthcare coverage, and programs to support you and your family through different life stages, from parental leave to generous retirement savings plans.

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