Role details

Leveraged Loans Reporter

London   •   £35,000 - £50,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Leading financial newswire for fixed income markets
  • Covering European leveraged loan markets

About Our Client

A leading financial newswire for fixed income markets based in London

Job Description

Working on a fast-paced news desk, the candidate will be expected to break news on private equity-backed companies' efforts to raise, refinance and service leveraged debt, as well as uncover private company earnings and report on the secondary loan market.

The role is entirely focused on off-diary events and reporters are expected to use their initiative to uncover leads from market sources. It will require a proactive approach to relationship development and source building in the banking, advisory and investor communities.

The position will offer the opportunity for foreign travel and moderating at conferences.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will have:

  • Aspirations to break news and be at the forefront of the sub-investment grade space;
  • An investigative mind and good writing skills;
  • An understanding of fixed income markets, a strong grasp of and an interest in the broader financial markets;
  • Outstanding networking and contact building skills;
  • Excellent time management and communication skills;
  • A self-starter attitude with a cooperative approach;
  • European languages are an advantage

What's on Offer

The role is paying a competitive overall package

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