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Company: McGraw Hill Financial
News Editor (Energy/FERC)
District of Columbia
Job Status:  Not Specified
Ad Expires: 
April 3, 2013
Job ID: 1472776


We are seeking an experienced news reporter to cover the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for the leading newsletter on that beat, Inside FERC.


The job requires detailed and insightful coverage of electricity and natural gas regulation and its impact on those industries. Experience in Washington agency and congressional coverage is strongly preferred as is energy industry experience.




• 3+ years of news reporting experience
• BA in Journalism preferred
• Must have an interest in delving into economic regulation of key industries
• Must have experience working in a fast-paced environment and the ability to write clean, concise copy (daily and weekly) under deadline pressure
• Must have proven reporting and writing skills including attention to detail and accuracy
• Experience working as a member of a team is essential
• Experience in gas, electric or related industries is desirable
• Experience reporting on government agencies and Congress preferred



Regular full-time employees of The McGraw-Hill Companies routinely receive the following benefits:

• Medical, Dental, Vision insurance, Flexible spending accounts with company contribution

• 401K with company matching, long-term and annual incentives, stock purchase program

• Many work/life benefits such as low-cost emergency child- and elder-care, parental leave for birth or adoption, flexible work arrangements, volunteer opportunities, employee assistance programs, tuition reimbursement, employee discounts, and much more


About the Company

At Platts, the world’s leading energy information provider, traders, risk managers, analysts, and industry leaders will depend on you to help them make better trading and investment decisions in the all-important energy markets. Our real-time news, pricing, analytical services and conferences help markets operate with transparency and efficiency. With more than 600 employees in 17 offices spanning five continents, you get the best of a small company and a Fortune 500 corporation at Platts. We have a highly diverse workforce, a global perspective, and a “business casual” culture. Platts is a division of McGraw-Hill Financial.



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