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TMT M&A Reporter (Level 1 Journalist)

Thomson Reuters News & Editorial 3/9/2018 4:40:09 PM New York, NY United States of America
Job Description

Reuters, the news and media division of Thomson Reuters, is the world’s largest international multimedia news provider reaching more than one billion people every day. Reuters provides trusted business, financial, national, and international news to professionals via Thomson Reuters desktops, the world's media organizations, and directly to consumers at

Reuters is looking for an experienced and highly competitive business journalist to be part of its U.S. deals team and report on deals in the technology, media and telecommunication sectors. The role requires a deep understanding of how corporate executives and dealmakers operate, strong source-building and networking skills, and the ability to quickly and methodically familiarize oneself with a large number of companies and their strategies. The reporter is expected to work closely with deal reporters and media and telecommunications correspondents in New York and the technology reporting team in San Francisco as they seek to break news on mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings and private fundraisings. 

The successful candidate will also tap sources to produce investigative stories on the inner workings of companies and how they interact with Wall Street. The job can be based in New York or San Francisco.


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • At least 5 years’ experience of companies-related reporting. Familiarity with the technology, media and telecommunication sectors preferred
  • A strong track record of scoops and ability to write with flair. A demonstrated ability to break M&A news preferred but not mandatory

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 45,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

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Req #: JREQ100882
Locations: New York-New York-United States of America|San Francisco-California-United States of America
Job Function: News & Editorial
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