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Bloomberg News, one of the world's biggest providers of business and financial news, is looking for a bureau chief in Nairobi oversee our coverage in Kenya and across East Africa
You will thrive in a real-time news environment and put us ahead of the competition on the biggest stories in politics, economy, business and finance across Kenya and as many as 18 other countries and territories across the region. You will act as the ambassador for Bloomberg News in markets in Kenya and wider East Africa and coordinate across teams and platforms to make our coverage the most influential.
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