Corporate Finance Reporter, Tokyo

Careers at Bloomberg

Tokyo

Posted Mar 8, 2017 - Requisition No. 57356

Bloomberg News is seeking a reporter based in Tokyo to cover corporate finance in Japan. As part of a dynamic newsroom and team across Asia, you will keep your finger on the pulse of corporate Japan and be passionate about chronicling the financial lifeblood of business in the country. Stories will delve into how companies are funding themselves in the local and international bond and loan markets, and what trends in credit markets mean for executives, investors and policy makers. You will cut through technical jargon and write the news in a clear, concise and understandable way. The job also includes using Bloomberg data to analyze the primary and secondary debt markets, as well as profiling policy maker, traders, strategists and investors.

We'll trust you to:

  • Break news on corporate finance in Japan
  • Lean on existing sources and develop new ones to generate intelligent, impactful, market-moving news
  • Cover breaking news with speed and accuracy
  • Analyze industry data
  • Write insightful, thought-provoking stories that add value
  • Collaborate with colleagues across teams and countries
  • Talk about your stories on Bloomberg TV and Bloomberg Radio

You'll need to have:

  • A minimum of five years in journalism, preferably with a focus on credit markets or corporate finance
  • Experience with real-time news
  • Ability to write quickly and clearly under deadline pressure
  • Ability to generate exclusive, breaking news as well as informative feature stories
  • A bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • Fluency in Japanese

If this sounds like you:

Apply. If we think you are a good match, we'll get in touch with you to let you know the next steps.

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