Senior Shipping and Petrochemical Market Analyst/Reporter, Mumbai

Location India
Discipline: Maritime
Contact name: Brijesh Mongia

Contact email: brijeshm@caliber8.sg
Job ref: 585
Published: about 1 month ago

Responsibilities

• Report news stories on the shipping industry and global energy markets

• Develop good rapport with contacts to gather and report accurate and unique content

• Write factually correct and succinct news stories about global bunker fuel markets

• Report stories from press releases, webinars and events in the global energy and shipping industries

• Conduct interviews with bunker and shipping industry experts

• Meet rolling deadlines and file grammatically sound and clean copy

• Structure and maintain spreadsheets to compare bunker fuel prices and other relevant info to write up stories from

• Spot trends in bunker fuel pricing, quality, supply and demand

• Back up news articles and other content with notes

 

Experience

• A university graduate with a strong degree or diploma in journalism, energy or shipping

• 2-5 years of experience from a news media outlet, preferably an internationally focused newsroom or publication

• Know how to find interesting story angles and write up articles based on press releases and interviews

• Be able to gather information from various sources and combine it into clear and succinct news stories

 

Key skills

• Excellent English proficiency and writing ability

• Ability to meet deadlines given during fast-paced news days

• Strong communication and teamwork skills

• Numerical literacy

• Integrity and accuracy

• Ability to work with teammates to solve problems

• Analytical and computing skills