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Company: Law360
Position:
Reporter
Location:
New York, New York
Job Status:  Full-time
Salary:  Not Specified
Website: http://www.law360.com
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Description:

Covering project finance, this reporter will be responsible for staying on top of day-to-day transactions, litigation and regulatory issues as well as generating regular analysis and feature pieces that will be of interest to our audience of high-level corporate lawyers. The reporter will be expected to build sources, ask questions, explore interesting angles and dig up good scoops.

 

Familiarity with the law is a plus but is not required.

 

Strong writing and reporting skills as well as experience covering project finance, energy and/or infrastructure are a must.

 

Required:

BA/BS in journalism

Two-plus years of paid, full-time reporting experience or relevant graduate degree

One-plus year of paid, full-time experience at a daily publication

Demonstrated reporting, writing and organizational skills

Exceptional news judgment and communication skills

Experience covering project finance, energy and/or infrastructure sectors

Ability to build sources and regularly enterprise stories.

 

Preferred:

Graduate degree

Experience in news reporting (AP style)

Covering legal affairs, regulatory affairs, or business news

Experience in meeting daily deadlines.

 

Please note; qualified candidates will be asked to complete writing and reporting tests electronically.

 

Please click here to apply: http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp;jsessionid=0B5386BB4B50CDAA35A0635E3A0E5C69.NA10_primary_jvm?org=PORTFOLIOMEDIA&cws=1&rid=107

 

Law360, a LexisNexis company, is an online newswire for business lawyers that covers major litigation, transactions and regulatory issues. Founded in 2004 and acquired by LexisNexis in 2012, Law360 is a cutting-edge organization and one of the fastest-growing subscription news services in the U.S. Our subscribers include the 100 largest law firms in the U.S., in-house counsel at major corporations, and government agencies such as the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Federal Trade Commission.

 

Law360 offers a casual and flexible work environment, comprehensive benefits (including; medical, dental, generous paid time off, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, and a pre-tax commuter program), and competitive salary with bonus eligibility.

 

Portfolio Media Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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