International Data Group Journalist/Writer in Massachusetts
IDG Communications is seeking a reporter/ journalist. IDG Communications’ vision is to make the world a better place by enabling the right use of technology. As the leading global media and data company powered by 1st party relationships, our collaborative, innovative and customer focused culture fosters success for our customers and our employees.
IDG is looking for an India-based (Bangalore) driven reporter/journalist to join our award-winning portfolio of business and technology websites. This role is focused on finding IT news stories as part of a global team aimed at engaging with this IT audience.
The perfect candidate has experience finding and writing news content about business, technology, and information security for an audience of IT technologists and IT leaders, we are looking for talent, inquisitiveness, enthusiasm to engage with IT leaders and IT experts and build strong relationships with our audiences through quality content designed to serve the reader needs.
Finding and researching IT news. Pitching, developing, and writing top-quality original content, including analyses, features, interviews/profiles, and news, under a collaborative engagement with the editors.
Developing and maintaining a high level of IT knowledge and a large network of IT and senior information security professionals and related experts such as analysts and consultants.
What we would like you to bring:
Editorial writing experience from a reporter/ journalism perspective, with a strong reader service approach, commitment to expert sourcing, and ability to analyze trends and issues.
Experience covering IT business-to-business technology (news) or other specialty topics for professions with complex information needs (such as finance, science, or engineering) is highly desirable, specifically for India. Knowledge of Southeast Asia, Middle East, and/or Africa markets is a plus.
Enthusiasm and willingness to learn and share ideas with colleagues and senior IT and information security professionals.
The ability and resilience to work to deadlines.
The ability to work with colleagues across time zone and geographies.
An enthusiastic communicator and team player.
In return we offer the opportunity to make a difference as part of a successful, vibrant and social team – the biggest global team of technology journalists on the planet with excellent career growth opportunities.
Unit: IDG India
Career Level: Entry-Level
External Company Name: International Data Group, Inc.
External Company URL: http://www.idg.com
Street: Remote International