Specialist Reporter (Agrow)
Company & Team - "About Us"
Agrow is a global business news service within IHS Markit's Energy and Natural Resources division. It is the leading news provider for the global crop protection industry covering agrochemicals, GM crops, new breeding techniques and digital agriculture. From information on mergers and acquisitions, financial results and new products, to detailed reporting on regulatory and legal changes, Agrow helps our clients gain critical competitive advantage in a fast-changing market where they play a critical role in sustainable agriculture. Duties and Responsibilities - "Your Role"
Agrow is a global brand known for its insight and excellence in reporting and analysis. The role will involve daily research into topical developments in business, product-related, regulatory and legal areas likely to influence the industry, writing articles that provide our clients with context and insight and ensuring that the visual presentation of the Agrow website is of a high quality by creating rich media form content (graphics, charts, dashboards, data tools, etc) to illustrate key market developments.
You will interact closely with colleagues in the wider Crop Protection & Seed Group working across our insights, market data and analysis and consulting teams to create authoritative, original content which informs and supports our readers in their business planning activities. Agrow reporters become experts in the areas they cover and develop extensive contacts and networks in the industry to enhance their reputation and insights.
You will travel internationally to attend meetings and conferences with the aim of developing contacts, developing your understanding of market dynamics, and building your industry profile. Job Requirements - "About You"
Job Benefits - "What we offer"
- You have a degree in Journalism, English, Finance, Sciences, Economics or other relevant subject with enthusiasm, motivation and a real interest in learning new publishing and business skills
- Previous experience (1-5 years) in a journalist role is desirable
- Excellent written as well as verbal communication skills
- Comfortable with complex or technical information, and writing about it in a structured, interesting way
- Highly focused on quality of your work with great attention to detail
- Able to meet deadlines and work under pressure
- Good networking skills and the ability to maintain a wide network of contacts
- Collaborative and team oriented
- Cash incentive plan and equity award
- Options to work from an office or home location
- Opportunity to work with experts in the field
- Strong career path and training structure supporting continuous professional development
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