Business and Economics Reporter
The Moscow Times is looking for an experienced and committed business and economics reporter to create content across print and soon-to-be relaunched web platforms.
This is a full-time job based in Moscow.
— Track news on Russian politics, business, economics
— Develop relationships with key sources
— Pitch stories to editors
— Write spot news and longer features
— Provide feedback and develop ideas within the team
— Bachelor's degree or equivalent
— Advanced understanding of Russian business and economy
— Understanding of Russian politics
— At least two year's experience in journalism, writing or blogging
— Ability to write engaging, original articles quickly
— Good understanding of web audience
— Native or near-native English
— Excellent Russian
— Willingness to work flexible hours
— Experience in deep or investigative reporting
— Knowledge of state companies and energy markets
— Acquaintance with AP / Moscow Times style guides
— Multimedia experience
About The Moscow Times
The Moscow Times is the leading English language publication on Russia. Founded in 1992, we provide foreigners and internationally oriented Russians with balanced, well-researched journalism and practical information that helps them better understand Russia.
Deadline: 20 May 2016.
Send a one page cover letter and CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org