Job Title: Senior Reporter – Mining Industry
Location: Remote / Detroit, MI
Job Type: Part-Time
Salary Range: $4k / month
We are seeking a talented and motivated Senior Reporter to join the Benzinga team, specializing in coverage of publicly traded mining companies. The ideal candidate will have a passion for business journalism, a keen interest in the mining industry, and a proven ability to deliver compelling stories that resonate with a diverse audience.
As a Senior Reporter, you will have a direct hand in creating content seen by millions of readers and impacting the industry as a whole. If you know how to get pageviews and are enthusiastic about trying new things to engage readers, we want to talk to you.
What you’ll be doing:
- Research and Reporting: Investigate and report on news, trends, and developments within publicly traded mining companies, ensuring accuracy, timeliness, and relevance. Topics of interest include earnings, M&A, IPOs, and general interest.
- Interviews: Conduct interviews with industry experts, company executives, and other stakeholders to uncover and publish exclusive and unique commentary on stocks and news items.
- Story Development: Develop original story ideas and pitches that align with market interests and audience preferences.
- Market Analysis: Monitor and analyze financial data, market trends, and regulatory developments affecting the mining industry.
- Deadline Management: Meet tight deadlines while maintaining a high standard of reporting.
- Collaboration: Collaborate with editors, fellow reporters, and other team members to enhance the overall quality and depth of our coverage.
- Traffic Analytics: Utilize traffic analytics to make informed decisions about news coverage and feature content.
- Driving traffic to Benzinga.com.
The experience you need:
- Proven experience in business or financial reporting, with a focus on publicly traded companies.
- Understanding of the mining industry, including knowledge of key players, market dynamics, and regulatory frameworks.
- Strong research and analytical skills, with the ability to translate complex financial data into engaging, accessible content.
- Passion for trading stocks and the markets.
- Ability to produce long and short form content.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
- Familiarity with digital media platforms and trends.
Benzinga is a premier financial media platform which helps millions of people improve their trading and investing each month. By providing superior information, data, and tools, Benzinga gives individuals the edge needed to profit in financial markets. Our team is devoted to the ambitious mission of making financial information easier to consume.
Benzinga is growing rapidly and we are seeking mind-blowingly talented and detail-oriented professionals with knowledge of web technology, finance, and writing. The search for the driven, dedicated, and self-starting individuals who will help propel Benzinga into its next stage of growth is on.
Are you looking for a “leave your ego at the door,” teamwork-oriented environment? Do you love the idea of a role where every day offers new challenges? Then Benzinga is the place to be.
How to Apply:
If you are a passionate and driven reporter with a keen interest in covering publicly traded mining companies, we invite you to apply. Please submit your resume, a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience, and three writing samples to drew @ benzinga.com.
Benzinga is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences.