Posted May 8, 2018 - Requisition No. 66946
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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, initial public offerings and other events, enabling readers, viewers and listeners to stay ahead of the markets.
We are seeking an experienced political reporter to join our government news team in Seoul.You will be at the center of one of the hottest stories in Asia, covering events on the Korean peninsula as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un embarks on a potentially significant and lasting detente with the west. A breakdown in talks could put war front and center on the agenda.
As well as regional geopolitics, you will shape our coverage of South Korean politics, including the domestic policy priorities and challenges for President Moon Jae-in.
You are an experienced Korean-speaking reporter who loves digging up scoops and explaining complex issues to a global audience. You are a great collaborator who works well with reporters, editors and managers in other countries and time zones. You work well under pressure, with multiple things happening at once. You are curious, passionate and strive for excellence. You are comfortable appearing on TV and radio and ready to work with social media and digital editors.
Apply if you think you'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/
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