S&P Global Editor, Agriculture News in Virtual, India
The Role: Editor, Agriculture News
Grade : 9A
The Team: We are a team based in India but with a global remit, closely collaborating with the Pricing and Analytics teams to deliver essential market intelligence to our clients. At S&P Global Platts, the content you generate and the relationships you build are essential to the energy, agricultural, metals and petrochemicals markets.
The Impact: You will maintain Platts' high journalistic standards, practices and policies and ensure editorial quality. As the lead reporter and writer, you will play a significant role in contributing to Platts’ Market Insights efforts and elevate content that will capture the pulse of the commodity markets. You will be empowered to make editorial decisions on agriculture content as part of Platts' content strategy.
What’s in it for you:
In this role, you will become the go-to person for your industry and will be making vital news coverage/editorial decisions that will drive Platts’ strategic business content goals.
You will get the opportunity to become a thought leader for Platts by attending global and local events including industry conferences.
You will become an essential part of the broader Asia news team, which covers critical regions across key agriculture, metals, oil and LNG markets and delivers top-notch content.
You will be partnering with global market reporters, analysts and editors sitting across Platts’ global offices to brainstorm content ideas.
As part of the Agriculture News team, you will play a key role in building and driving news coverage focused on global agriculture commodities, with a special emphasis on soybean and palm oil complexes in South America, Europe and Asia.
You will be producing engaging content, including spot stories, breaking news, data- and event-driven analyses, features, interviews, infographics and other forms of rich content that power the agriculture markets and will support the adoption and advancement of Platts grains prices.
You will deliver content and insight through a variety of digital channels.
This role will require you to quickly adapt to a dynamic commodity world, and become a self-starter by identifying market trends, building industry knowledge and developing sources across the markets.
What We’re Looking For:
Should be an exceptional writer and reporter, with a minimum of 4 years of experience as a journalist/analyst in the global or local finance/business/commodity industries.
Needs to be flexible with the work timings as the person in this position will cover news around global agricultural markets capturing different time zones.
Should be self-driven and outgoing, and need minimal supervision to handle the day-to-day editorial decisions.
Should be highly collaborative, with strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Being tech savvy and having strong data analysis skills will be also considered as strong traits for this role.
S&P Global Platts
At S&P Global Platts, we provide the insights; you make better informed trading and business decisions with confidence. We’re the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets. Customers in over 150 countries look to our expertise in news, pricing and analytics to deliver greater transparency and efficiency to markets. S&P Global Platts coverage includes oil and gas, power, petrochemicals, metals, agriculture and shipping.
S&P Global Platts is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit www.platts.com .
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Equal Opportunity Employer:
S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment
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Job ID: 267591
Posted On: 2021-11-25
Location: Virtual, India