Reporter - Energy Newsletter

Morning Consult, Washington, District of Columbia

Date PostedJanuary 25, 2018
IndustryNewspapers / Wires
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNot Specified

Job Description: Morning Consult is hiring a reporter for Morning Consult Energy, a twice daily email brief delivered to tens of thousands of the industry’s top leaders in business and government. We are searching for a candidate who can expertly curate industry news, data, events, and commentary to provide these influential decision makers with the information they need to start their day.


Success in this role requires superb news judgment, an understanding of trends at the nexus of energy policy, business strategy and Wall Street, and an unrelenting attention to detail. Most of all, ideal candidates will be able to put themselves in the shoes of their audience to strategically identify and synthesize the news topics critical to business and government executives.


 Key Responsibilities:

  • Curate daily email briefs -- a morning and afternoon edition -- focused on issues in the energy sector
  • Contribute coverage, charts and graphics using Morning Consult’s proprietary survey research to be included in the email briefs and across Morning Consult’s digital channels
  • Stay up to date on industry trends and their effect on policy discussions and business strategy


Key Qualifications:

  • Excellent writing and editing abilities
  • Understanding of and interest in the energy industry
  • Excellent computer skills and comfort learning advanced technical tools
  • Ability to work early in the morning and under tight deadlines
  • Experience working with survey research/polling data is a plus



  • Generous healthcare, dental and vision insurance plans
  • 401(k) matching after 3 months of employment
  • $75 a month cell phone reimbursement
  • $50 a month commuter benefits
  • Flexible time-off policy


About Morning Consult: 

Morning Consult is a high-growth integrated media, survey research and technology company that has become a leading resource for business and political leaders since its founding in 2013. Morning Consult is the official polling partner for POLITICO and collaborates with the New York Times, FiveThirtyEight, Bloomberg and Fortune. 


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