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Reuters seeks M&A reporter in New York

September 1, 2016

Posted by Chris Roush

Reuters LogoReuters is looking for an enterprising and resourceful M&A reporter to be part of its deals team in New York.

The successful candidate will be breaking news on the biggest deals in the energy and financial services sectors. The job requires a reporter with a deep understanding of how companies and dealmakers operate and transact.

The role also calls for strong analytical and organizational skills, and the ability to cultivate a broad range of sources, including investment bankers, lawyers, shareholders, corporate executives and board directors. A competitive streak, intellectual stamina, strong social skills and an ability to function seamlessly and collaboratively under pressure are prerequisites.

The M&A reporter is also expected to be tapping sources to produce investigative stories on the inner workings of companies and how they interact with Wall Street.


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, plus experience of at least 5 years as a working journalist
  • At least 3 years experience of companies-related beat reporting, with M&A reporting experience a plus but not mandatory
  • A strong track record of scoops and ability to write with flair
  • Editing/managing experience a plus but not mandatory

To apply, go here.

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