Energy/Environmental Market Reporters

Montel News is looking to hire energy and/or environmental market reporters in the UK, Italy, Finland and Germany. You will have excellent English language skills, as well native level fluency in Italian, Finnish or German, to join our dynamic team and provide in-depth coverage of energy-related developments in those markets. For the UK position, proficiency in another language will be an advantage but not essential. 

We are Europe’s leading energy newswire, publishing real-time and market moving news in English, French, German, Swedish, Spanish, Norwegian and Turkish.

The successful candidates will be able to multi-task and work with news editors and reporters in several locations to produce timely and exclusive copy.

The positions will involve producing original stories energy and/or environmental markets, and for those in Germany, Finland and Italy, translation work will also be required. 

Responsibilities will also include fact checking and proofreading. 


Main skills required:

  • Reporting experience and excellent language skills.

  • Familiarity with energy markets and/or financial journalism will be beneficial but not essential.

  • Some data journalism experience, or at the least an affinity with numbers, is a bonus as our news coverage is highly data driven.


Key responsibilities:

  • Covering the energy industry

  • Following the transition to a carbon neutral economy

  • Developing contacts and establishing relationships with companies in the energy sector and the government

  • Being up to date with the relevant policy developments at national and EU level

  • Synthesising complex information quickly


Terms:
The terms of employment will depend on the candidates’ experience and the location of the position. 
 
Application deadline: 13 October 2023

Start date: ASAP

To apply: Please send a CV and cover letter to cv@montelnews.com

If you any queries about the position, please contact:

Richard Sverrisson, Editor in Chief +47 40488287
Olav Vilnes, Editor Norway +47 48201194
Christian Driessen, Editor Germany +49 177 8668928
Enza Tedesco, Editor Italy +34 682683651

About Montel

Norway-based publisher Montel delivers services to customers in more than 30 countries.

In addition to online news and market data from across the energy markets, Montel publishes magazines and newsletters, and hosts a number of industry events across Europe every year. Montel has satellite offices in France, Germany, Poland, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Turkey and the UK.