Reporter - Private Funds CFO (NY)
Company: PEI Media
Location: New York
Posted on: November 22, 2021
PEI is the only global B2B information group focused exclusively
on private equity, private real estate, private debt,
infrastructure, and investing. As these classes continue to grow in
scale and significance - for investors, fund managers, financial
practitioners, and other service industries globally - PEI is
positioned to provide unparalleled business knowledge and
intelligence to these communities.
Formed in London in November 2001, PEI publishes globally
recognized magazines and news websites, manages an extensive set of
databases dedicated to alternative assets, runs more than 50
market-leading conferences globally, and publishes a large library
of specialist books.
Purpose of Role
PFCFO covers the private funds finance and accounting community,
with a focus on private equity firms. Specifically, the reporter
will write exclusive, insightful, and actionable stories about the
often complex issues facing CFOs and their teams, from regulation,
compliance and tax to investor reporting, human capital, ESG
matters, technology and outsourcing.
Reporters will aim to produce content that leads with analysis and
informed perspective. This will involve collaborating with the
editor on ideas, sourcing, and story structures with an eye to
delivering valuable information that consistently speaks to our
core audience of CFOs and their finance and accounting teams.
Other responsibilities will include writing articles that profile
firms and people, identify and analyze trends in fund financing,
fundraising and other activities, and other key community
developments including key personnel moves. At all times, however,
the goal is to seek out the impact of those developments rather
than merely recounting the news.
Contribute regularly to privatefundscfo.com and bi-monthly print
Develop cover stories and original news and features while also
collaborating with the broader Private Equity Group, including
Buyouts, Private Equity International, Secondaries Investor, and
Conduct interviews and develop relationships with sources and
readers (CFOs, fund financers, HR executives, lawyers and
Assist where necessary with any aspects of the editorial production
process, including sourcing third-party data, research, guest
commentary and white papers--
Contribute to the group's social media presence
Produce proprietary content on private fund operations in a variety
of formats, including written, video and audio
This role will involve gaining access to and publishing sensitive
and privileged information. The reporter will be expected to
understand and adhere to journalistic ethics and consult with
editors on any potential conflicts.
Be highly attentive to details and accuracy.
Communicate regularly with the editor and meet deadlines.
Regularly attend industry events either virtually or in-person
(when COVID-19 restrictions are lifted). The reporter may also be
asked to moderate panels at the company's conferences (either in
person or virtually).
Aid in production of daily emails and updating of online
Minimum of 3 years of experience in business or financial
reporting. Experience covering private equity or related financial
fields a plus.
Ability to meet deadlines.
Excellent observation and judgment skills to extract and develop
Superb communication and networking skills.
Computer proficiency, such as using the Microsoft Office Suite,
online search tools, databases, WordPress, and familiarity with
social media platforms, such as LinkedIn.
Location - New York
Hours - Monday to Friday
Salary - Depending on Experience
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