Reuters is looking for a nimble, ambitious and scoop-hungry Technology Correspondent to help drive coverage of the global technology industry, with a special focus on the FAANGs. He or she will be responsible for breaking news about an industry that is undergoing rapid change even as it comes under increasing pressure from regulators, privacy advocates and global rivals. This is a high-profile role; the reporter will work as part of a team that is based in Silicon Valley and will also be expected to forge connections with colleagues around the globe. The ideal candidate will come with deep industry expertise as well as strong knowledge of corporate finance and business fundamentals. This candidate should have a strong record of covering breaking news as well as sourcing for exclusives.
The Technology Correspondent will:
- Develop a wide range of sources on the beat
- Break exclusive news that rivals must follow
- Lead and/or reinforce coverage of major news that is breaking in the sector
- Report aggressively to develop ideas that will lead to deeper stories
- Demonstrate beat expertise and dominance
As our Technology Correspondent, you will likely have:
- Proven skill covering fast-breaking news
- Ability to understand and dissect corporate disclosures
- Proven record of story ideas
- Demonstrated ability to multitask in a fast-moving, high-pressure environment
- Excellent news judgment
- Ability to work collaboratively with others
- At least 5 years’ experience reporting or editing at a major news organization
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: we have a dedicated training team focused on the continuous development of our employees
Benefits: we offer competitive salary packages and market leading benefits
Perks: Work alongside Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists and a team who provide unmatched, award-winning coverage of the world’s most important stories
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.
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