BrightWire is a high growth start up that provides business news to hedge funds and mutual funds that invest in foreign markets like Latin America and Asia. We provide English summaries of news breaking in local language media in these jurisdictions.
Media Analysts lead our news monitoring efforts and assume primary coverage responsibility for a select portfolio of companies/industries located in a foreign (non US) market. As a Media Analyst, you will be expected to conduct primary research on your 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 Brazilian 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 Portuguese, 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