Full-Time

Reporter – Mergermarket North America

Confirmed live in the last 24 hours

ION Group

ION Group

5,001-10,000 employees

Provides trading and workflow automation software

Data & Analytics
Fintech

Mid

Chicago, IL, USA + 2 more

Required Skills
Journalism
Requirements
  • 1-3 years business journalism experience
  • Interest in exploring, understanding and telling the story of company’s growth plans and current obstacles
  • Strong interviewing skills
  • Ability to write clear, concise and actionable copy
  • Proficiency in understanding capital allocation and investment strategies
Responsibilities
  • Contribute three articles per week to the Mergermarket platform
  • Write forward-looking stories highlighting company growth strategies
  • Develop and maintain market contacts to break news on sector and company M&A plans
  • Break news on company and industry mergers and acquisitions
  • Engage with a sophisticated M&A and industry community through event and conference attendance and source building
  • Collaborate with Mergermarket journalists in the Americas and across the globe to break news
  • Travel to industry and Mergermarket conferences as necessary

ION offers mission-critical trading and workflow automation software to financial institutions, corporations, central banks, and governments, enabling improved decision-making, simplified processes, and empowered teams. The company's strategic approach to automation and investments in research and development are shaping the future of automation technologies.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$42.1M

Headquarters

null, United Kingdom

Founded

1998

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

6%

1 year growth

20%

2 year growth

26%

Benefits

Health, dental, and vision insurance

AD&D and disability insurance

Flexible spending account

Health savings account

Life insurance

Mental health care

401K plan

Performance bonus

Supplemental workers' compensation

Family medical leave & parental leave

PTO, paid holidays, sick days, bereavement leave, and volunteer time off

Commuter checks

Company social events

Employee assistance program

Free lunch

mobile phone discount