Markets/Senior Editor Jobs in Dubai – UAE at RELX
Title: Markets/Senior Editor
Location: Dubai – UAE
Type: Full Time
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We connect data, markets and customers to create a comprehensive, trusted view of the global commodities markets. For our customers, the intelligence we provide is empowering, which as a result influences thousands of decisions across supply chains every single day. We believe the right culture has the same effect. Our culture empowers our people, giving them the confidence and inspiration they need to achieve their aspirations, thrive on innovation and explore more.
ICIS is the global source of Independent Commodity Intelligence Services. We connect data, markets and customers to create a comprehensive, trusted view of the global commodities markets, enabling smarter business decisions that optimise the world’s resources.
Over the past four decades, we have cultivated deep expertise in downstream petrochemicals supported by our ever-expanding reach in the energy and fertilizer markets. Today we are the world’s largest and trusted petrochemicals market intelligence provider.
We exist to help businesses make strategic decisions, mitigate risk, improve productivity and capitalise on new opportunities. At, ICIS we make some of the world’s most important markets more trusted and predictable by providing data services, thought leadership and decision tools. As result of our unmatched global presence, we deliver targeted connected intelligence to influence thousands of decisions across supply chains every single day.
Job Title: Markets Editor / Senior Editor, Middle East
We are looking for a Markets Editor/Senior Editor to join our editorial team based in Dubai, covering petrochemical market developments in the Middle East. You will assess prices on a daily or weekly basis and produce market intelligence including news as well as in-depth analytical content. You thrive on breaking exclusive news and being the first to get the intelligence out to the market as well as investigating and explaining what this means for our customers. The role will allow you to become a recognised expert in your field as well as contribute to the profile of ICIS by attending and speaking at industry events and engaging with key industry contacts. You will collaborate closely with other business functions and also contribute ideas and carry out work on new coverage areas, methodology issues and new product opportunities with the aim of expanding the ICIS business and meeting customer needs. In this role you will be encouraged to be your best, to learn and to grow. You will become a recognised expert in your field which can open doors to a wealth of diverse opportunities within ICIS and across the commodities sector at a vital time of global transition.
Cover a portfolio of petrochemical markets in the Middle East – produce daily and/or weekly price assessments
Writing insightful news and analysis explaining price trends and market developments for the region
Proactively chase stories across your portfolio
Understand and analyse regional economic, policy and legal developments that affect petrochemical markets
Build and nurture a wide network of industry contacts, including travel to industry events
Report on complex topics in an engaging and timely manner, including use of data visualisations
Requirements / Qualifications:
Bachelors/Master’s degree in journalism, finance, data science, economics or similar