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Detroit Bureau Chief

Thomson Reuters News & Editorial 3/1/2018 2:38:55 PM Detroit, MI 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 editor and reporter to be its next Detroit Bureau Chief. The job requires leading coverage of the auto industry across the Americas, including the United States, Canada, Mexico and Latin America, working with the Global Automotive Industry Editor. 

The successful applicant should have a strong track record of building sources inside big companies and breaking exclusive stories aimed at investors and a global audience. We are looking for someone who can manage a busy daily news file and conceive, report and edit distinctive stories about the car business. Strong leadership skills are essential as the Detroit bureau chief will manage a small team of reporters and collaborate with Reuters colleagues around the world. Experience covering the auto industry is preferred.  


  • Experienced business editor with a strong record of producing distinctive journalism
  • Knowledge of automotive industry
  • A demonstrated ability to inspire reporters to break news and do their best work
  • Excellent writing and editing skills, ability to frame stories for a global audience
  • Management experience preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years reporting or editing experience 

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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Detroit-Michigan-United States of America
Req #: JREQ100624
Locations: Detroit-Michigan-United States of America
Job Function: News & Editorial
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