BrightWire would like to invite you to join our fast response network of on call Korean media analysts to translate and write English summaries of news. This position will be on an as needed basis, with the opportunity for more consistent contracting work.
Media Analysts lead our news monitoring efforts and assume primary coverage responsibility for a select portfolio of companies listed in a local market (in this case South Korea). As an on call Media Analyst, you will have the opportunity to fill in temporarily for our full time Global Media Analysts. Global Media Analysts conduct primary research on their target companies, and provide breaking news coverage in English to our clients in real-time. This role includes all aspects of providing content to our clients, from identifying material news in Korean media outlets and compiling viable content sources, to writing summaries that enable investors to grasp the impact of the news immediately after it breaks.
The ideal candidate will be fluent in Korean, both written and spoken, as well as English.
Familiarity with financial terms and filings is helpful, but not required. Candidates should be self-motivated, creative thinkers with strong time management skills.
Skills: english, research, management