Luxury Goods/Fashion Reporter - Paris

Careers at Bloomberg

Paris

Posted Jan 4, 2017 - Requisition No. 56336

Bloomberg News is one of the biggest financial and business news organizations in the world. We lead the way in breaking news about mergers and acquisitions and initial public offerings in covering markets, enabling readers, viewers and listeners to stay a step ahead.

We are looking for an experienced reporter to cover European luxury-goods and consumer companies from Paris. You will own coverage on some of the world's best-known brands, from Louis Vuitton to Armani, Prada and L'Oreal.

We'll trust you to:

  • Break news as well as produce timely features, trend pieces and profiles of the biggest newsmakers
  • Handle interviews with CEOs and designers as well as deadlines on breaking news for earnings or mergers
  • Build contacts in the industry
  • Contribute to a range of platforms
  • Be a team player with colleagues in Paris and around the world

You need to have:

  • A bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
  • Previous journalism experience
  • Strong news judgment and a proven ability to break news
  • An commitment to accuracy
  • A proven ability to write bigger-picture stories
  • A strong work ethic and ability to work well within teams
  • Strong French and/or Italian language skills (fluency preferred)

We'd love to see:

  • Experience of working in a real-time news environment
  • A knowledge of the European luxury goods industry
  • Previous business reporting experience at a major newspaper or wire service

If this sounds like you:

  • Apply if you think we're a good match and we'll get in touch with you to let you know next steps. In the meantime, check out http://www.bloomberg.com/europe.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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