Country Editors based Worldwide

  • Company: The Business Year
  • Job Location: Lisbon - Portugal
  • Date: July 29, 2018 19:13
  • Employment Type: Any
  • Experience: Any
  • Job Functions:

    Writing / Editing

Job summary

The Business Year, a leading provider of economic intelligence and a publisher of annual trade and investment resources, is now hiring Country Editors based Worldwide.

Job description

Based abroad for 11 months every year in a variety of international destinations spending an average of 3-8 months in each country.


Working in a team of 2/3 responsible for analysing and identifying leading industry players, conducting interviews with world’s top decision makers (Presidents, Ministers, Chairmen, CEOs, etc.), collecting first-hand information and writing authoritative articles.


If you fit the profile and are ready to embark on this unique adventure in a work environment like no other, please send your CV, writing samples and a recent photo to:

Job qualifications

University graduates with a sound knowledge of international, political, business and economic affairs - aged between 24-28.


Perfect command of both written and spoken English. Fluency in a second language, preferably Spanish, is a plus.


Commercial and business acumen.


An interest in traveling extensively and year-around availability, capable of adapting to new cultures and changing environments.


Relevant journalistic experience or training.


A working knowledge of current events, business, economics and geopolitics.


Strong work ethic.


Outstanding personal presentation.


Excellent organizational, networking and interpersonal skills to multi-task in a fast paced environment.


Independent and self-motivated - takes on big challenges, driven to deliver and at ease with working under pressure and with tight deadlines.


Self-starter, functioning well within a team environment while being capable of working independently. Must demonstrate superior problem solving and communications skills.