Correspondent, US Companies Reuters is looking for two correspondents to be part of a dynamic news desk that produces stories in English on companies and markets from Sydney to San Francisco. The role, based in Mexico City, will involve writing news on some of the biggest U.S. companies. About the Role In this opportunity as a Correspondent, you will: • Provide fast and comprehensive news coverage of material events for large and small U.S. companies that are a part of the S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 indices. • Write and package stories in a way that gives Reuters clients not just the fast facts that move shares but also smart context that impacts an investor’s long-term portfolio. • Cut through corporate jargon and PR speak and write reader-friendly news stories. • Develop sources and contacts, talking to CEOs, company officials, analysts and investors. • Spot trends that can be written into big picture stories. • Be ready to, if required, gradually develop an expertise in an industry sector. • Embrace the principle of telling stories using the most appropriate media available. • Plan and coordinate with reporters and editors in the United States and the Bangalore bureau, which covers the bulk of our U.S. companies breaking news. About You: You’re a fit for the role if you have: • Bachelor's Degree. • Excellent English, written and oral. • An obsessive-level interest in current affairs • 3 to 5 years of professional experience as a correspondent. • Excellent news judgment and a passion for breaking news. • Unflappable interpersonal and organizational skills even when under pressure. • A desire to work with colleagues dedicated to the Trust Principles of independence, integrity and freedom from bias. • Adept at performing quickly under pressure and an ability to multi-task • Well versed in financial news and comfortable with covering stories across asset classes. An individual who has a strong background in equities reporting, with an eye for detail and the ability to simplify and explain often-complex material. This is a full-time, desk-based role, that requires flexibility. You must be willing to work as part of a global 24/7 rotating shift system, including weekends and public holidays, with occasional night shifts. Location: CDMX #LI-EG1 What’s in it For You? You will join our inclusive culture of world-class talent, where we are committed to your personal and professional growth through: • COVID-19 Response: Currently many of our employees are working within a hybrid environment consisting of in-office and remote work and following local COVID-19 bylaws and guidelines. • Culture: Globally recognized and award-winning reputation for equality, diversity and inclusion, flexibility, work-life balance, and more • Wellbeing: Comprehensive benefit plans; flexible and supportive benefits for work-life balance: company-wide Mental Health Days Off; Headspace app subscription; retirement, savings, tuition reimbursement, and employee incentive programs; resources for mental, physical, and financial wellbeing • Learning & Development: LinkedIn Learning access; internal Talent Marketplace with opportunities to work on projects cross-company; Ten Thousand Coffees Thomson Reuters café networking • Social Impact: Eight employee-driven Business Resource Groups; two paid volunteer days annually; Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) initiatives for local and global impact • Purpose Driven Work: We have a superpower that we have never talked about with as much pride as we should – we are one of the only companies on the planet that helps its customers pursue justice, truth, and transparency. Together, with the professionals and institutions we serve, we help uphold the rule of law, turn the wheels of commerce, catch bad actors, report the facts, and provide trusted, unbiased information to people all over the world. 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. 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