Pensions & Investments is seeking a web producer for its website, pionline.com. This is an ideal job for a digitally savvy journalist who has strong news judgment, solid graphics skills and a knack for optimizing editorial content for social media and the web.
A successful candidate will thrive on working with editors and reporters in our Chicago newsroom to produce interactive graphics and other digital content to support our editorial mission. In general, the candidate will explore new ways to expand our audience and engage our readers. They should also be detail-oriented, able to work on tight deadlines and learn quickly. The position is located in our downtown Chicago office; no relocation is offered.
Monitoring social media for breaking news
Posting and promoting Pensions & Investments’ content
The news producer will work closely with editors and reporters on interactive graphics that can stand alone or accompany articles and special sections
Bachelor's degree and a minimum of two years of experience working in digital journalism at a news organization
Experience in creating graphics for the web that help to tell the story behind the numbers
Online portfolio or body of work that includes original multimedia journalism
Strong news judgment, attention to detail, and interest or experience working in financial journalism under tight deadlines
Experience and ease with planning and implementing social media strategies and their applications for brand use
Experience working in content management systems
Fluent in CSS and HTML
Experience with SEO, including headline writing, and web analytics (such as Omniture, Chartbeat or Google Analytics)
Ability to manipulate data in MS Excel
Knowledge of Adobe suite and ability to quickly understand new technologies
Must be able to work in Chicago offices and travel periodically when needed
Knowledge of investment and retirement-related issues
Video production and editing skills
Familiarity with a Bloomberg terminal
Pensions & Investments is a multichannel media organization that delivers news, research and analysis to the executives who manage the flow of funds in the institutional investment market. For more than 44 years, Pensions & Investments has been a trusted source of industry news and research. We reach top investment executives who count on our coverage and analysis of global news and investment strategy, our exclusive data and research, as well as our live events to provide the insight they need to make important decisions.
Internal Number: PENSI01223
About Pensions & Investments
With unmatched integrity and professionalism, Pensions & Investments consistently delivers news, research and analysis to the executives who manage the flow of funds in the institutional investment market. Since its founding in 1973, this continues to be the mission of Pensions & Investments, the international newspaper of money management. Written for pension, portfolio and investment management executives at the hub of this market, Pensions & Investments provides its audience with timely and incisive coverage of events affecting the money management business. Written by a worldwide network of reporters and correspondents, Pensions & Investments' coverage includes business and financial news, legislative reports, global investments, product development, technology, investment performance, executive changes, corporate governance and other topics crucial to the people who drive the world of professional money.