FREELANCE BILINGUAL JOURNALISTS: Specialists in business news

Business News Americas is an online bilingual news and business intelligence service covering 12 different business sectors throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. Our headquarters are located in Santiago de Chile, with additional presence in Mexico City, Caracas, Lima, Buenos Aires and Sao Paulo.
The company provides highly specialized, sector-focused business news through its online intelligence platform, e-mail services and customized content delivery options in English and Spanish. It currently has subscribers in 52 countries, more than 1,350 corporate customers and nearly 75,000 executive-level registered users.
BNamericas relies on a multidisciplinary and multicultural team of over 180 professionals specializing in Latin America, including analysts, journalists, translator, researchers and commercial executives. The team strives to cover the most relevant business news in 12 sectors day by day.

JOURNALISTS: Specialists in business news

With the aim of expanding our international team, we are looking for enthusiastic journalists working for us in a freelance way in Brazil, preferably in Sao Paulo or Rio de Janeiro. The right candidate has excellent contact-building skills, business knowledge with a focus on Latin America and interests in developing a sound understanding of the major issues and dynamics of the industries covered.
As a journalist working for Business News Americas your responsibility will be to recognize newsworthiness, pursue leads and deliver timely and objective stories focusing on strategies, business opportunities, investments and both operating and financial performance within a specific industry.
On a fulltime condition, we expect to receive 6-8 daily stories + 2 Q&A monthly.
On a part time position the goals are half of what fulltime is expected.


Qualifications and Experience
• A university degree or other similar professional qualification in journalism with at least some journalism experience. Or
• A university degree or professional qualification in another relevant subject, with at least two years' experience as a reporter.

Other formal requirements
• A sound business knowledge, preferably with a focus on Latin America.
• Advanced English language dominium.
• The ability to speak/understand Spanish at an advanced level, and preferably have some knowledge of Portuguese.
• Ideally a sound knowledge of one or more of the sectors covered by Business News Americas, or the ability to learn fast and develop a keen interest in the sectors.
• A basic knowledge of macro economic concepts.
• Be computer literate (Word, internet, email).
• Good communications skills.
• The ability to work under pressure.
• The ability to work well in a team, but also to work on one's own initiative.

Further Information:
Interested candidates can send their resume to and we encourage you to visit our website at to take the free trail to our news service in order to better understand Business News Americas.

Contato :
Theresa Krempelsauer
local: Sao Paulo or Rio de Janeiro