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Company: Advisen Ltd
Experienced Freelance News Reporter
New York
Job Status:  Freelance
Ad Expires: 
September 27, 2013
Job ID: 1523347

Experienced freelance new reporter required for short-term contract with insurance-specialist news publication.

Role: Freelance news reporter focusing on sourcing and writing exclusive news on the global property and casualty (P&C) insurance industry.

Particular concentration on cyber risk and management liability.

Reporter will be expected to source and write 3-5 news articles per day under guidance from editorial head.

Additional analysis of employer’s proprietary insurance data to provide context and analysis to the news articles on a weekly basis.

Reporting on employer’s industry-specific conferences in New York in September and October will be required.

Additional responsibilities will include developing a blog on a specific niche of the P&C insurance market, to be delivered weekly.

Contract length: Rolling monthly contract, up to 3 months. Possible transition to permanent role for right candidate. Start immediately (August 2013).

Experience: The successful candidate will have experience of writing about the P&C insurance industry and will have a strong database of contacts in the US and Europe, in particular.

The successful candidate will be comfortable selecting their own news hooks from daily insurance news and will have sufficient experience to analyze simple insurance data to develop the story.

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