Manager, US Financials
S&P Global
Islamabad, Pakistan
4d ago

The Role : Manager, US Financials

Job Grade (for internal candidates only) : 10

Location : Islamabad, Pakistan

The Team : The team covers U.S. banking and financial services news in English. Our journalists leverage data and reporting to deliver differentiated content to a dedicated reader base.

Areas of coverage range from major financial company mergers, regulatory policy shifts and changes to competitive dynamics.

Work schedule (Time shift) : America’s day shift (9 : 00AM-6PM ET).

The Impact : As of the U.S. financial institutions team, you will play a key role helping deliver high-quality data-driven news to our readers on topics such as credit risk, fintech, M&A activity, ESG, investment banking, lending and strategy.

You will provide support for the team by writing value-add content for our users and assisting with editing and managerial responsibilities when needed.

What’s in it for you : You will have the opportunity to flourish professionally. The role provides opportunities to take on new and varied responsibilities.

Responsibilities :

  • Write and edit English-language breaking news and data-driven features stories for our real-time news platform.
  • Juggle writing, editing and managerial responsibilities.
  • Working with editors and reporters to craft and sharpen insightful content
  • Identifies and produces value-added analytical industry pieces illuminating key trends.
  • Has an ability to leverage in-house and external data and other graphics to deliver valuable insight to readers.
  • Collaborate with reporters and data journalists and other teams in the newsroom.
  • Have strong communication skills and work well under pressure.
  • What We’re Looking For :

  • Bachelor’s degree (preferably linked to business, management, journalism or related fields).
  • Fluency in English necessary.
  • Proven professional journalism experience, including English-language copy.
  • Exceptional writing and editing skills.
  • At least two to three years of business journalism experience.
  • Ability to deliver sharp, concise content to daily and weekly deadlines.
  • Command of journalistic best practice (AP style, libel issues, etc.).
  • An affinity for analyzing numbers, using in-house data intelligence, financial reports and other industry information.
  • Knowledge of financial market & economic trend analysis
  • Someone skilled with workflow management tools.
  • Assist in management of usage reports in excel and analytics software.
  • Candidates will need to pass in-house editing test, prior to interviews with the team.
  • The Role : You will spot newsy nuggets from source documents that include press releases, regulatory filings, and other third-party news articles to write a factual news story.

    vWrite news articles, ensuring accuracy, house style and quality of content. Help craft our coverage by contributing story ideas, vetting news leads, and compiling daily and weekly features.

    The Location : Islamabad, Pakistan

    Job Grade (for internal candidates only) : 7

    The Team / The Business : Our News team works is composed of Newswriters, Reporters, and Editors in our offices in the US, London, Philippines, Pakistan and India.

    The Impact : You will be covering the biggest news which is of interest to our subscribers. The coverage areas will be dynamic, ranging from economic data and financial market moves to corporate announcements or results.

    The Career Opportunity : Our Company prides itself in being an equal opportunity employer and a result faced meritocracy.

    We set high standards and value accountability for all. At the same time, we seek to identify and reward exceptional performance with growth opportunities.

    Based on planned growth & initiatives, you have an opportunity to emerge to more specialized roles and act as a resource for the team.

    What’s in it for you :

  • You will master writing for an international financial outlet
  • Learn and exercise journalism skills including interviewing, data analysis, writing
  • You will learn about the financial markets
  • You will spearhead coverage of new industries and provide regulatory & financially relevant news
  • You will get to network globally with your peers in different locations
  • Responsibilities :

  • Compose news stories based on newspaper stories, press releases, and regulatory filings
  • Write genuine content by covering conference calls and conducting interviews with executives and analysts
  • Gather newsworthy leads pertaining to your given industry
  • Aggregate stories for regular wrap features
  • Work Shift : We have available positions in Night Shift.

    What We’re Looking For :

    Basic Qualifications :

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's / College degree in Journalism, Mass Communication, Economics, and / or relevant work experience required
  • Tight-knit collaboration skills
  • Strong English writing skills
  • Meticulous accuracy skills
  • Preferred Qualification :
  • Eager to learn new things and be a standout teammate
  • Solid background in writing
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines
  • Knowledge of business news
  • Strong knowledge of global economy
  • Preferred Qualification :

  • Eager to learn new things and be a standout teammate
  • Solid background in writing
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines
  • Knowledge of business news
  • Strong knowledge of global economy
  • About S&P Global Market Intelligence

    At S&P Global Market Intelligence, we know that not all information is important some of it is vital. Accurate, deep and insightful.

    We integrate financial and industry data, research and news into tools that help track performance, generate alpha, identify investment ideas, understand competitive and industry dynamics, perform valuation and assess credit risk.

    Investment professionals, government agencies, corporations and universities globally can gain the intelligence essential to making business and financial decisions with conviction.

    S&P Global Market Intelligence is a division of S&P Global (NYSE : SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence.

    For more information, visit www.spglobal.com / marketintelligence.

    LI-USA

    20 - Professional (EEO-2 Job Categories-United States of America), EDTGRP202.1 - Middle Professional Tier I (EEO Job Group)

    Job ID : 264134

    Posted On : 2021-08-31

    Location : Islamabad, Pakistan

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