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Deputy Digital News Director - Reuters

Post Date:May 06, 2021Type:Full time
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Location: United States - New York - New York Job Reference:JREQ141108
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Job Description

Reuters is seeking a Deputy Digital News Director for its growing digital operation. This key position will help build Reuters’ digital audience across multiple platforms and lead an experienced and international group of editors and social media producers.


The ideal candidate must be a problem solver, have strong news judgment, an international perspective, an eye for creative digital/social presentation, as well as a thorough understanding of audience behaviours and needs.


This role will report to the New York-based Digital News Director and can be based in either London or New York. To be considered, please do apply for the advert where you would like to be based.


This is the New York based advert.


About the Role

As our Deputy Digital News Director, you will:

  • Build Reuters’ digital audience across multiple platforms

  • Lead an experienced and international group of editors and social media producers.

  • Oversee and improve our existing newsletter portfolio and grow the subscriber base

  • Collaborate with news editors, product, technology, marketing and sales teams to grow our global newsletter and digital offerings


To be our Deputy Digital News Director, you will likely have:

  • Strong news judgement and an international perspective

  • An eye for creative digital/social presentation

  • Thorough understanding of audience behaviours and needs

  • A proven record of curating, writing and editing newsletters is a must

  • Prior experience working with ARC, Eloqua, Chartbeat or similar tools is a plus


The deadline for applications is Friday 26th February 2021 at 11.59pm UK Time.


What’s in it For You

At Reuters, our people are our greatest assets. Here are some of the benefits we offer for your personal and professional growth:

  • Global Career: As a global company, we can offer a truly international career and progression opportunities

  • Learning & Development: On the job learning and coaching. We also have a dedicated training team focused on the continuous development of our journalists

  • Benefits: We offer competitive salary packages and market leading benefits including paid volunteering days

  • Perks: Work alongside Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists and a team who provide unmatched, award-winning coverage of the world’s most important stories.


About Reuters

Reuters is the world’s largest multimedia news provider. Founded in 1851, it is committed to the Trust Principles of independence, integrity and freedom from bias. With unmatched coverage in over 16 languages, and reaching billions of people worldwide every day, Reuters provides trusted intelligence that powers humans and machines to make smart decisions. It supplies business, financial, national and international news to professionals via desktop terminals, the world's media organizations, industry events and directly to consumers. Reuters: The Real World in Real Time


Do you want to be part of a team helping re-invent the way knowledge professionals work? How about a team that works every day to create a more transparent, just and inclusive future? At Thomson Reuters, we’ve been doing just that for almost 160 years. Our industry-leading products and services include highly specialized information-enabled software and tools for legal, tax, accounting and compliance professionals combined with the world’s most global news services – Reuters. We help these professionals do their jobs better, creating more time for them to focus on the things that matter most: advising, advocating, negotiating, governing and informing.


We are powered by the talents of 25,000 employees across more than 75 countries, where everyone has a chance to contribute and grow professionally in flexible work environments that celebrate diversity and inclusion. At a time when objectivity, accuracy, fairness and transparency are under attack, we consider it our duty to pursue them. Sound exciting? Join us and help shape the industries that move society forward. 




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 applicable law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.


We also make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs in accordance with applicable law.


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New York, NY 10036
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Ph: 6122142091

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