Reporter, European gas news

S&P Global
London, United Kingdom
02 Aug 2022
01 Sep 2022
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Reporter, European gas news

The role: Commodities Insight are seeking a reporter to cover European gas and LNG markets.
With some experience in European energy reporting, the successful candidate will produce news, analysis and other content making use of in-house pricing and analytics resources.
The position requires actively engaging with industry sources and market participants to generate insightful and timely content across multiple platforms.

The impact: The successful candidate will produce original, concise, market relevant news and analysis to feed the highly regarded European Gas Daily, LNG Daily, European Power Daily and other Platts products. Other responsibilities will include generating content ideas and contributing to information products, events and digital media.

The team/business: S&P Global is the world's leading price reporting agency (PRA) and a premier source of commodities intelligence. Customers in over 150 countries look to our expertise in pricing, news, and analytics to deliver greater transparency and efficiency to markets. It provides the market with numerous benchmark price assessments that are used in contracts across the world. The content you generate and the relationships you build are essential to the energy, agricultural, metals and petrochemicals markets.

Your skills:
  • Proven writing and editing skills.
  • The successful candidate will be required to produce clearly written news and analysis in a relatively short period of time for both print and digital media.
  • Understanding of European gas markets is expected, with knowledge of the power sector a bonus.
  • The ability to keep up to date with evolving energy market conditions and competitive landscape.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • The ability to deal with data, create charts, tables and conceptualize maps.
  • The role requires a highly motivated individual with great interpersonal skills and a willingness to engage internally on a daily basis with colleagues across multiple teams.
  • Excellent network building skills with industry, market and government sources. Ability to create and maintain a portfolio of industry contacts.
  • Our hiring manager says: I'm looking for an expert writer who is also experienced in gas markets. The successful candidate will be passionate about their subject matter and able to write accurately and quickly to deadline.
  • Create in-depth, data rich news and analysis focusing on European gas markets.
  • Research supporting data analysis and graphics.
  • Generate content ideas and contribute to news development across the wider team.
  • Edit and update content from internal Platts sources and stringers.
  • Interact with the Platts markets and analytics teams to produce richer content.
  • Liaise with production team to create graphics and multi-media content.
  • Cultivate industry sources across gas, LNG and power markets.
  • Help to promote Platts content beyond our customers. This may involve presenting and attending conferences. In addition the successful candidate may be expected to appear on broadcast media as an expert contributor.
  • Bachelor degree required.
  • Writing experience covering commodity or energy markets, preferably LNG or gas.
  • Analytical skills with proficiency in Excel.
  • A second European language would be an advantage.
About S&P Global Commodity Insights

S&P Global Commodity Insights enables organizations to create long-term, sustainable value with data and insights for a complete view on the global energy and commodities markets. For more information, visit



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20 - Professional (EEO-2 Job Categories-United States of America), EDTGRP202.1 - Middle Professional Tier I (EEO Job Group)

Job ID: 275732
Posted On: 2022-07-31
Location: London, United Kingdom

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