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Senior Climate Reporter in London - Ropemaker Place

Senior Climate Reporter

Your Role

You will help lead IHS Markit's coverage of clean energy, climate and sustainability to include corporate strategy, infrastructure projects, technology, policy, ESG investment and more. Coverage will range from how commodity markets and asset portfolios are being shaped by the move to zero carbon and what energy sectors and companies are most affected by emerging trends and policies.

You will be part of a small team of journalists producing content for a dynamic, intraday news service that leverages and integrates IHS Markit energy data and research. IHS Markit’s energy news services have a broad client base with diverse interests in clean energy, power, renewables, financials, natural gas and environmental markets.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Covering and reporting on all facets of climate and sustainability.

  • Serving as lead and specialist for the clean energy and climate beat in Asia, liaising with a global team of colleagues to ensure that coverage is comprehensive and timely.

  • Leverage contacts in the industry in order to gain unique insight that will enhance IHS Markit’s market-leading reputation.

  • Working with data, maps and research that add value to the coverage.

  • Writing breaking news and feature stories.

  • Attending industry conferences.

About You

You are a great enterprise reporter able to identify industry trends and to leverage available data and research to add value to your articles.

Key Qualifications and Skills:

  • At least 3 years of experience as a full-time reporter/writer for a business news service

  • Able to write clean, accurate copy that needs very little editing, sometimes on tight deadlines.

  • Able to develop news sources and other key relationships within the industry that are helpful in understanding important issues.

  • Ability to travel occasionally to cover industry events


Inclusion and diversity are critical to the success of IHS Markit, and we actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected category. For more information on the many ways in which we enthusiastically support inclusion and diversity efforts for both candidates and employees, please access our Inclusion & Diversity Statement here.

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If you are currently employed by IHS Markit, please apply internally via the Workday internal careers site.

  • Req ID: R22194
  • Date Posted: 06/10/2021
  • Job Category: Research, Analysis, Data and Technical Design
  • Location: London - Ropemaker Place
  • City, State: London
  • Country: United Kingdom

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