S&P Global Newswriter in Gurgaon, United States

The Role:

Newswriter

Grade :

7A

Location:

Gurgaon

The Team:

S&P Global Market Intelligence is seeking News Writers for its fast-growing digital newsroom. Based in Gurgaon, News Writers will be part of global reporting teams. Filing a portfolio of news clips each day, you will produce sharp, accurate content under tight deadlines, covering a range of topics, including M&A, capital markets activity and regulation, for a discerning sector-focused business readership that includes professionals in the metals & mining, real estate, energy, media - communications, banking - insurance, and healthcare spaces. You will be pivotal in shaping our daily content and developing the full range of our product offering, from breaking news to longer reports gleaned from a range of market sources, bolstered by in-house data intelligence. Members of the Newsroom teams work with colleagues from around the world and from a wide variety of backgrounds, making collaboration and strong communication abilities highly valued. The Newsroom comprises hundreds of journalists from across five continents.

The Impact:

Our real-time, subscription-based news service reaches an influential readership that includes investment bankers, buy- and sell-side teams, and regulators. Our massive database of market, regulatory and corporate data offers ample opportunities to enhance and drive your reporting skills.

The Career Opportunity:

You will have the opportunity to flourish professionally in this role. All News Writer roles provide possibilities to move up the career ladder to enable you to take on new and varied responsibilities, including people management and business development, within S&P Global Market Intelligence and across the entire S&P Global group.

Our Hiring Manager says:

We are looking for ambitious News Writers who enjoy generating authoritative, accurate copy in a fast-paced environment.

What to Expect:

  • Your news judgment will be at the forefront every day as you sift through company and regulatory websites, press releases, newspapers and other information sources to glean compelling, need-to-know current events and news.

  • Using those sources, you will write a variety of news briefs (ranging from 100 words to 500 words) every day, in house style and to deadline.

  • All of your pieces will demonstrate your sharp fact-checking acumen and eye for detail.

  • Join teams from across the Newsroom and other parts of the company to help develop the S&P Global Market Intelligence News product.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Vets newswires, newspapers and company websites to gather and assess information and write articles about the U.S. Financial Services - Banking sector.

    • Writes news briefs based on newspaper stories, press releases and filings.

    • Completes other assignments or projects as assigned.

Desired profile:

  • Interest in writing News Stories - Articles - Content - Blog Writing is preferred.

  • Should hold a college degree; B.A. - M.A. in English - Mass Communication - Journalism or related course preferred.

    • Strong English writing skills with fluency in spoken English. Command of U.S.-style journalistic best practice (AP style, libel issues, etc).

    • Good vocabulary and grammar knowledge for effective business writing.

    • Ought to have basic computer literacy and a familiarity with Microsoft Office applications (especially MS Word).

    • Familiarity with journalistic story structure and styling conventions also mandatory.

    • Interest in general news.

    • Ability to work under strict deadlines and prioritize multiple tasks.

    • The candidate will be required to work a night shift

  • Work timings are assigned to an employee based on business requirements, so the applicant should be flexible with all timings. -

_About S&P Global Market Intelligence_:

At S&P Global Market Intelligence, we know that not all information is importantsome 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, visitwww.spglobal.com - marketintelligence.

S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race - ethnicity, gender, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status (including domestic partnerships and civil unions), sexual orientation, military veteran status, unemployment status, or other legally protected categories, subject to applicable law.