Aviation Business Reporter

  • FLYING Media Group
  • Chattanooga, TN, USA
  • Aug 02, 2022
Full time Media

Job Description

FLYING Media Group is looking for an Aviation Business Reporter. The ideal candidate will have excellent analytical and writing skills, be able to manage time effectively, and create engaging content as it relates to Business Aviation. This position can be remote or in our office in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

The Role:


The Aviation Business Reporter will report on all facets of Business Aviation from charter operations, FBO Developments, maintenance and repair facilities, airframe releases and more. According to the NBAA (National Business Aviation Association), business aviation contributes $150 billion of US economic output annually.


The FLYING business aviation reporter will know their way around a P&L and be skilled at source-building. They will jump on news, unearth scoops, and provide key analysis for our millions of readers. The reporter will write profiles on those pushing the aviation industry forward. The ideal candidate loves to analyze businesses and understanding what the outcome of business decisions will be for the greater business aviation industry.


This reporter will have the opportunity to shape markets and become influential in the business aviation markets.


What you will be doing:

Write news, scoops, profiles, and analysis on financing, M&A, quarterly and yearly public reporting, and more.

Dig into P&L’s, balance sheets, and term sheets to explain what it means to an audience of industry insiders and curious business readers

Be a strong networker and source-builder in the business aviation world

Be available to work on-call and evenings

Travel as needed


What you bring to the table:

At least 5 years of business reporting, with preference given to those with aviation experience or knowledge

A track record of delivering market-moving news and cultivating networks of sources

Familiarity with WordPress and SEO


About FLYING Media Group:

FLYING Media Group is an aviation media company that publishes the flagship print publication FLYING Magazine along with Business Air, FBO Today, Charter Today, Aviator’s Hotline, and flyingmag.com. As aviation’s only consumer and B2B publisher, FMG touches every sector of aviation. We help pilots, aircraft owners, and flight departments buy, fly, or train. We are a remote-first company with an excellent team of aviation writers and great brand authority in the aviation industry. We cover all aspects of general aviation, from experimental and homebuilt aircraft through business jets.