Thomson Reuters, world’s leading provider of news and information-based tools to professionals is looking for a Legal Content Analyst.
Do you have an interest in legal matters? Do you want to help the world’s biggest news organization ensure that its customers and readers can read the legal news that matters to them? Then you might be the right person to join a new team of specialists being created to research and to cover a wide range of U.S. legal news for publication on Thomson Reuters’ flagship legal platform, Westlaw.
This is an exciting opportunity for an early-career journalist or researcher with a passion for the business of law and litigation and a desire to be part of a high-profile enterprise of strategic importance to the company.
As legal reporting associate you will have key responsibilities as:
Curate and package stories written by Reuters’ global team of reporters for publication on the Westlaw online platform, pairing text with photos and graphics
Search U.S. court databases, such as Pacer and Westlaw, to unearth recent developments on legal cases
Participate in other research projects for the U.S.-based team as needed
You’re a fit for this role if you have below:
Are eager to delve into the world of lawyers, legal experts and special interest groups and have a hunger to expand your knowledge of the industry
Have strong communication skills, both written and spoken
Are passionate about the kind of exacting, detailed work necessary to ensure that Reuters news reaches the world
Have experience (min. 2 years) with legal research tools or a willingness to learn (extensive training will be provided)
Flexible to work in shifts as you will work closely with reporters in US & EMEA region
The position will be based in Reuters’ Bangalore news bureau, home to around 300 journalists with a remit to cover almost every part of the globe. It is at the center of covering real-time news on companies, markets and economics and is the global publishing hub for Reuters – where we curate news stories, pictures, graphics and video for readers
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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About the Company:
Thomson Reuters is the world’s leading provider of news and information-based tools to professionals. Our worldwide network of journalists and specialist editors keep customers up to speed on global developments, with a particular focus on legal, regulatory and tax changes.
Our customers operate in complex arenas that move society forward — tax, law, compliance, government, media. In a disruptive digital age, we help professionals reinvent themselves.