Law360, Reporter (London)

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27 Sep 2016
27 Oct 2016
Job Type
Full Time

Law360, an online newswire for lawyers, is looking for an accomplished reporter/journalist to join our growing team of London reporters.

The reporter will write three stories a day on developments in UK financial services litigation, policy/regulation and legislation. Topics will range from the Libor trial to the Financial Conduct Authority's latest enforcement actions to the European Union's capital markets proposal. Searching and pitching stories will also be part of the role. While prior experience covering the law is not necessary, excellent news judgment and analytical skills are required to excel in this position.

The role will involve working with a dynamic and growing team, led by the former London managing editor of the Wall Street Journal. In the position, you will talk to senior lawyers, financial regulators and policymakers as we tackle the biggest UK and EU financial news stories of the day.

What we need from you:

  • Undergraduate degree in Journalism or related field
  • Accomplished and paid, full-time reporting experience
  • Demonstrated reporting, writing and analytical skills
  • Interest in business or legal news
  • Experience and commitment to contact-driven journalism

Please note: qualified applicants will be asked to take a test online.

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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.

LexisNexisLexisNexis, a division of the global publishing company Reed Elsevier Plc, (FTSE 100), is a leader in professional publishing and a pioneering solutions provider. We are changing the way the world shares information through a unique combination of authoritative content, powerful on-line research and advanced productivity tools.

Competitive salary plus comprehensive benefits package to include:

  • 28.5 days holiday
  • Pension including Life Cover
  • 35 hour week
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Save As You Earn Scheme