Careers opportunities with Mergermarket Group
Mergermarket has a team of reporters specializing in M&A, corporate finance, and private equity, and Mergermarket India team is looking for a Research Reporter.
The candidate will straddle the line between research and editorial. He/ she will be responsible for culling data from Mergermarket’s extensive database, as well as researching other news sources, to gather information which will then be published on Mergermarket and its other equity products.
He/She will also be responsible in assisting the editorial teams with their ad-hoc data requests, innovating new content ideas, and staying attuned to Mergermarket’s core subscriber base in order to be able to provide them with exactly what they need. In our role, we work across our key regions – Europe, Americas and Asia-Pacific – as well as with different departments including research, editorial, marketing, commercial; the right candidate should be personable and able to forge and maintain relationships with different teams.
A background/ interest in design, such as the creation of infographics, is important. The candidate will receive extensive training in Mumbai and would potentially be able to visit our offices in Hong Kong or London to refine those skills. The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, hungry to learn, and have a can-do attitude.
Desired Skills and Experience:
- Thorough, detail-focused, fact-oriented, competent, requires minimal follow-through
- Ability to grasp who are readers are and cater to their interests
- Curiosity as to what drives deals: M&A understanding a plus but not required
- Microsoft Office skills – especially for Excel. Interest in design / creating infographics.
- Solid English speaking and written skills
Academic qualifications – Masters in Journalism would be good but not required. At least a Bachelors.
To apply, plesae email Nidhi Sheth at Nidhi.Sheth@mergermarket.com.