IHS Markit is seeking an enthusiastic journalist to join its Coal, Metals and Mining team in Gurgaon, India.
The position will report on steel raw materials (iron ore, scrap, metallurgical coal and minor steelmaking metals) as well as steel itself.
The focus will be physical and derivative markets, breaking news, writing insightful copy for our industry customers and price assessments.
The focus will be India and the other Indian Ocean markets but is not constrained to those geographies; coverage of global markets and issues is also part of the remit.
The successful candidate will be someone who can work well on their own or in collaboration with others. They must be able to produce accurate, insightful copy that our client base will view as critical reading material that must be read daily.
Solid journalistic experience is of course a requirement. Advantageous would be skills and / or experience in analysing the markets covered moving beyond who, what, when, why to what it means .
Experience working within a price reporting agency (PRA) is also highly desirable. Knowledge of multiple languages would be advantageous.
This is a truly exciting opportunity for the right person with the right experience to play a major role in the growth of our Coal, Metals and Mining team.
Job Duties :
Required Education :
A degree in Journalism, English, Finance, Business or similar is required, though experience may be counted in lieu for the right candidate.
Required Experience :
At least 2 years of experience in a steel raw materials coverage, or within the steel or steel raw materials industry
Other Skills :
Minimum 2 years of journalism experience.
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