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The FINANCIAL: Business Reporter (2 vacancies)

Zviadi Pochkhua  |  Read Announcements

Director  |  Intelligence Group, The FINANCIAL  |  Profile Type: C

View full profile  |  Date 05/08/2013 18:43

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Category: Vacancy
Date: 05/08/2013 18:43

Location: Tbilisi
Deadline: 10 September 2013

The FINANCIAL newspaper has an immediate opening for a full-time business reporter. This position receives an monthly monthly wage (600 - 700 GEL for 15 articles on average) and benefits may include health insurance, paid vacation.

In this role, you'll leverage your journalism skills in a dynamic news environment.
The ideal candidate should have a bachelor's degree in journalism/communications or Business Administration and have at least two years experience as a reporter for a university-level newspaper or comparable publication, and should be proficient in the use of a standard digital camera to shoot photos.
Candidates who also have proficiency with FinalCut Pro, Photoshop, In Design or similar page, video and audio design software are preferred.
English writing skill is required.

To be a good fit for the Business Reporter opportunity, you should have:

A bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
Two plus years of journalism experience with a proven ability in reporting and writing
Good English writing skill
Proven experience building, maintaining and engaging an active audience
The ability to work under deadline pressure and prioritize tasks appropriately
Solid understanding of news writing, journalistic ethics and story structure
Experience with search engine optimization practices
Experience taking photos, recording audio and video with the ability to edit
Demonstrated capability in capitalizing on high-value topics by engaging audiences in frequency and urgency

The FINANCIAl is the leading business newspaper in Georgia, which is now developing its digital media.

When applying, candidates should also submit up to three samples of their published work for consideration.

Selected candidates should pass one month testing period

Submit letters of interest and resumes to:
editor (at) finchannel.com
call for appointment: 599 96 52 52

Address: 17 Mtskheta str. Tbilisi

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