Yahoo Finance, Blockchain Reporter

Employer
Verizon Media
Location
United States
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 27, 2021
Closes
Jun 27, 2021
Ref
JR0016060
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

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The largest business and financial news site in the world, with unrivaled access to data, insights and original editorial content.

The incumbent will be Yahoo Finance's primary point person, responsible for helping to deliver robust coverage of the fintech/cryptocurrency industry. The person should also be comfortable doing on-air/broadcast hits, as they may be called upon to interact with anchors, or weigh in on the day's biggest movers/trends. 

Minimum qualifications: 

  • At least 5 years of progressively responsible editorial experience -- with a sophisticated grasp of the cryptocurrency industry, with an emphasis on Bitcoin and emerging units like Ethereum, Dogecoin, and others
  • Experience covering/familiarity with asset markets, with a premium placed on cryptocurrency reporting;
  • Identify trends within the industry, and be able to secure interviews with policymakers, executives and relevant, high profile crypto market participants
  • Write daily on market moves and summarize relevant research
  • Write clearly, quickly and concisely.

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