Emerging Market Middle East & Africa Debt Reporter

London
Editorial
Full-time

Reorg Research, a provider of financial information and analysis on distressed and high-yield debt, is looking for a London based reporter to boost its coverage of emerging markets with a focus on Middle East and Africa. You’ll have the opportunity to be a part of a dynamic New York-headquartered startup which has been expanding its operations in EEMEA.

The reporter will have a track record of breaking news on emerging markets with a preference for the Middle East and African markets and a strong interest in investigative journalism. The person will work closely with a team of experienced journalists, financial analysts and lawyers to shape content and will report on high-yield issuers and distressed corporate borrowers.

Responsibilites

    • Break news on EEMEA debt issuers
    • Work closely with a team of experienced journalists, financial analysts and lawyers to shape content
    • Report on high-yield issuers and distressed emerging markets borrowers

Requirements

    • Strong track record for breaking news on emerging markets and an interest in investigative journalism.
    • Existing network of contacts as well as the ability and willingness to develop new contacts. Existing contacts in the high-yield and/or leveraged loan and distressed debt markets are a plus.
    • Understanding of the dynamics of the high-yield market.
    • Understanding of Middle East and African markets
    • Excellent knowledge of written and spoken English
    • Strong writing skills and attention to detail
    • Excellent time management and communication skills
    • A self-starter attitude and ability to manage multiple priorities
    • Working knowledge of Arabic and/or French languages
    • Willingness and availability to travel


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