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Reuters, Spot Enterprise Editor (Editor-in-Charge) - NY

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Location
N. America (NY/Toronto)
Salary
Competitive salary packages and market leading benefits
Posted
18 Jul 2022
Closes
18 Aug 2022
Ref
JREQ160627
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Spot Enterprise Editor (Editor-in-Charge)

locations:
USA-New York-3 Times Square
CAN-TORONTO-333 Bay Street

Reuters is seeking a talented and experienced Spot Enterprise Editor (Editor in Charge) to join our editorial team in North America.  We need a gifted writer, with a keen ear for tone, capable of crafting playful or dramatic prose as the story requires. And, crucially, the successful candidate will have a finely attuned radar for legal and ethical dangers.

As Reuters embraces different story-telling formats tailored to our different audiences, the ability to think creatively about how to convey information most effectively to our clients would be an asset.

We are keen to build a group of editors with specialist knowledge, so previous experience editing or reporting in the Americas, as well as expertise in business journalism, would be an advantage. The position will report to the Global Editor, Spot Enterprise.

About the Role

As our Spot Enterprise Editor, you will: 

  • Handle time-sensitive enterprise stories from across the region
  • Have news judgement and vision to see the potential in a pitch or a draft story, and to rework a piece thoroughly if needed
  • Possess the personal skills to work closely with reporters to elevate their copy
     

About You

To be our Spot Enterprise Editor, you will likely have:

  • Excellent news judgment and outstanding journalistic ability
  • At least 10 years’ experience in journalism
  • A flair for writing and story telling
  • Familiarity with different storytelling formats
  • Strong awareness of legal risks and ethical issues 
  • A strong track record of teamwork
  • Proven ability to construct complex long-form narratives is a must
     

What’s in it For You

At Reuters, our people are our greatest assets. Here are some of the benefits we offer for your personal and professional growth:

  • Global Career: As a global company, we can offer a truly international career and progression opportunities
  • Learning & Development: We have a dedicated training team focused on the continuous development of our employees
  • Benefits: We offer competitive salary packages and market leading benefits
  • Perks:  Work alongside Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists and a team who provide unmatched, award-winning coverage of the world’s most important stories
  • Purpose Driven Work: We have a superpower that we’ve never talked about with as much pride as we should – we are one of the only companies on the planet that helps its customers pursue justice, truth and transparency. Together, with the professionals and institutions we serve, we help uphold the rule of law, turn the wheels of commerce, catch bad actors, report the facts, and provide trusted, unbiased information to people all over the world
     

About Reuters 

Reuters is the world’s largest multimedia news provider. Founded in 1851, it is committed to the Trust Principles of independence, integrity, and freedom from bias. With unmatched coverage in over 16 languages, and reaching billions of people worldwide every day, Reuters provides trusted intelligence that powers humans and machines to make smart decisions. It supplies business, financial, national, and international news to professionals via desktop terminals, the world's media organizations, industry events and directly to consumers.

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