JOB: Commodities Editor (Writer) – New York – Manhattan

Deputy Commodities Editor, Americas Job

Date: Jun 26, 2015

Location:New York City, NY, US

Title: Deputy Commodities Editor, Americas


Reuters America LLC

Deputy Commodities Editor, Americas 3 Times Square, New York, NY 10036
Job Duties:1. Responsible for translating customer needs and business strategies into action in a specialist news area.2. Deputizes for the regional editor at all levels from daily news coordination and editing to strategic engagement with the business.3. Breaks news, get scoops and produce agenda-setting news.4. Gives overall direction to news coverage and ensures the file meets customer needs and performance standards.5. Responsible for leading, motivating, and communicating with specialist correspondents across the Americas.6. Discovers and fosters talent, and promotes diversity.7. Drives multi-media and cross asset story telling through collaboration with news specialists from other parts of the file.8. Helps drive innovation, generates ideas of doing things smarter, and is willing to take calculated risks to improve news coverage.9. Works with the global bureau chiefs and/or senior Editor in Charge to ensure Editorial delivers on budget goals.


A bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Communications, Journalism, any Language/Literature, or related discipline followed by 10 years of progressive post-baccalaureate journalism experience. Experience must include the following, which may be gained concurrently: 10 years of experience as a financial journalist with global experience; 7 years of experience reporting on commodities news that produces agenda-setting, market-moving news on complex futures and physical commodity markets; and 6 years of experience as an editor in charge of a team of at least 6 reporters and leading news coverage. JOB OPPORTUNITY QUALIFIED FOR EMPLOYEE INCENTIVE REFERRAL PROGRAM.

Job: News & Editorial Family Group
Primary Location: New York City, NY, US
Other Locations:
Organization: Reuters News Operations
Schedule: Full-time
Education Level:
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s