Business reporter

Posted On: June 6, 2015

Journalism Job

Media Organization: TradeWinds

Company Description

TradeWinds, a leading news publication covering the marine shipping industry, is part of the global NHST Media Group, an Oslo-based publisher of business newspapers, magazines and websites covering the oil and gas, fishing and renewable energy industries. NHST also publishes DN, Norway's largest business daily. TradeWinds offers competitive wages and benefits, and a stimulating, international work environment.

Job Description

Are you looking for an opportunity to do great business journalism that is hard hitting, investigative and independent? Are you eager to learn a new beat in an international, dynamic sector? To work in a rewarding work environment just a 50-minute train ride from New York?

TradeWinds, a leading news publication covering the marine shipping industry, is offering just such an opportunity as we seek a full-time reporter for our bureau in Stamford, Connecticut.

Key responsibilities include:

Reporting on shipping markets, companies and events for TradeWinds weekly newspaper, website and supplements.
Prompt reaction to the news agenda and engagement with colleagues worldwide to co-ordinate coverage.
Developing the range, depth and insight of news stories, features and interviews to reflect the interests of our readers.
Posting and editing online content when necessary.
Establishing knowledge of shipping markets and issues.
Building strong long-term relationships with key figures.
Representing TradeWinds when attending industry events, conferences and exhibitions.
Periodic regional and international travel.

To Apply

Interested candidates should submit their cover letter, resume and clips of published works to