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German Journalist – Global Editorial
We are looking for a dynamic and ambitious journalist to join our rapidly-growing international publishing business. Citywire has a range of publications and websites serving the international investment industry and already has offices in London, Singapore and Munich. As we expand our financial publishing business in Germany we are looking for someone to join our international editorial team, working closely with our London and Munich offices and regularly spending time with the teams based there.
The ideal candidate would have strong reporting skills and some experience of working in a fast-paced, news-driven environment. A knowledge of financial markets and/or the investment industry would be an advantage. The role would involve generating a regular flow of news stories, interviews and other high-quality editorial content for both our German and international audiences.
Working directly with the Technical Architect to build solutions to use, analyse and present data on Citywire’s global audience of financial professionals and fund managers. The work will include working with stakeholders to understand and advise on how to best use data. Technologies used will include AP.NET, hadoop (with C#), hive, sqoop, SQL server 2012, Excel Power Pivot, DAX and the tabular model.
Digital Sales Manager
The recruit would play a key role in growing the digital revenue across advertising, sponsorship and content opportunities. This would cover www.citywire.co.uk and our growing portfolio of apps and mobile opportunities. The recruit would have responsibility for key asset management clients, life companies and other financial product providers. They will be required to work closely with others in the digital team to deal with both clients and their agencies. The recruit would also be tasked with finding new client and business opportunities in the market place that would aid the continued growth and success of the Citywire digital business.
To shadow the Sales & Commercial Director for first three months in order to learn about and experience all different areas of the sales department with a permanent placement within one of the sales channels at the end of the three month term. The placement will be within either the international, research, digital or print teams.
You will spend time with all areas of the business to understand the objectives of their job roles and to see how the different departments work together. Attend meetings with members of the sales team to gain an understanding of our clients and their needs. You will work on designated project to be presented at the end of the three month period.
International Event Sales
To present Citywire’s brand and events’ proposition via email, telephone and in face to face meetings to existing clients and new commercial partners to assist the growth of Citywire’s international events’ revenue through sponsorship sales to asset management companies in the UK and Europe
Picture Desk Assistant (6 month contract)
We are looking for someone who has experience of Photoshop, some experience of InDesign. Illustrator and HTML would be a bonus. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, Strong all round computer and organisation skills. At least 6 months experience in a creative or production role in an office environment (can include placements and internships)
We don't want people who are just going to plod along from nine to five – we want people with lots of ideas
Michelle McGagh, magazine editor
Work for Citywire
We're not like other media companies.
For starters, we're profitable. Where many of our rivals have floundered since the recession, we've flourished, and we've got a tonne of ideas about where to go next. That means we're hiring.
So what is Citywire?
We're a financial publishers – no, come back, it's actually really interesting. We produce beautiful magazines, indispensable websites, unmissable events, and a load of other stuff. But most importantly of all we build communities.
Our company was started in 1999 by veteran City journalist Lawrence Lever. It rode the dotcom boom, survived the bust, and has grown rapidly ever since. See a few of our mugshots.
Here are some reasons you should work for us.
We don't hire just anybody – we're very fussy. That means an atmosphere where everyone is valued, and people genuinely enjoy working with each other. Plus: perks!
Perks for everyone
- Staff discount at our local pubs
- Top quality showers
- Fitness trainer
- Office parties (that aren't rubbish)
- Evenings and days out (free)
- Dry cleaning collection (not free)
- Free fruit!
Perks after probation
- 25 days holiday (pro-rated in first year)
- Subsidised gym membership
- Season ticket loan
- 3% Christmas bonus (at company's discretion)
- Ride2Work scheme – cyclists save money
Perks after 2 years
- Private healthcare
- Private dental care
- SIPP pension contributions starting at 3%, rising to 7% (SIPPs give you more control over your pension fund)
- Extra holiday after 3 years, building to 29 days after 5 years
We're surrounded by nice pubs, sandwich shops and green spaces, located somewhere between Parliament, the Oval and MI6 (we're here), with superb transport links.
What we're looking for.
We're always interested to hear from talented and motivated journalists, salespeople, marketers, investment researchers, software developers, web designers, graphic artists, video editors, or indeed anyone who can prove they'd be an asset to our company.
Getting a job here won't be easy, but if you think you're up to it then email firstname.lastname@example.org and tell us what you have to offer.