We're Industry Dive, a fast-growing business journalism company based out of Washington, DC. Currently, we are looking for a reporter to report and write stories that lead our coverage of the banking industry, from breaking news briefs to in-depth original stories that analyze the most impactful trends. You will monitor your beat, pitch ideas, cultivate sources, cover breaking news, hunt down scoops, and develop long-term projects. This position reports to the managing editor.What can you bring to the table:Proven business reporting and writing skills. Experience in financial journalism strongly preferred.Strong ability to develop your beat, build sources, report news, and develop long-term feature stories. Ability to produce content that resonates with a niche business audience.Strong aptitude for interpreting and analyzing business stories and financial concepts. A clear interest in issues that impact a national audience of bank executives, including but not limited to digital payments, banking regulations, financial technology, privacy and data security, mergers and acquisitions, and other trends.Comfort with social media and the ability to build an audience on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn to enhance the scope and reach of your work.Strong digital news knowledge.Deadline-oriented time management skills.Bachelor's degree in journalism, English or similar field.Experience level: 3 years at a minimum with at least 2 years of experience in business journalism.
Not all candidates will check all of the requirements listed above, and that’s OK — we still want to hear from you. Industry Dive strives to provide an inclusive and welcoming environment, and applicants who belong to traditionally underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.
Industry Dive is an equal opportunity employer and we strongly encourage people of color, LGBTQIA individuals, veterans, parents, and individuals with disabilities to apply.
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About Industry Dive
Industry Dive is a leading business journalism company. More than 11 million decision-makers across 20 competitive industries rely on its exclusive insight and analysis delivered through 23 publications. Industry Dive was founded in 2012 to provide business leaders with the information they need to move industries forward. Our team of reporters, editors, designers, and marketers delivers insights and programs that spark innovation, fuel growth and shape agendas in every industry we cover.