Reuters : Who We Are
Reuters , the news and media division of Thomson Reuters , is the world’s largest independent news provider, reaching more than one billion people every day.
Around 2,500 journalists in over 200 locations around the globe deliver unparalleled international and national news coverage with speed, impartiality and insight to financial professionals, to the world’s media organizations, and directly to consumers on and Reuters TV.
Reuters stays true to the letter and spirit of the Thomson Reuters Trust Principles, ensuring independence, integrity and freedom from bias.
What is the Journalism Programme
The Reuters Journalism Programme is an opportunity for recent graduates, early career reporters, or professionals with 2-
3 years’ experience who are looking to switch careers into journalism. The programme in 2019 will consist of 9 months of formal and on-
the-job journalism training, initially for one month in London, followed by one of our other main reporting newsrooms or bureaus across Europe, the Middle East and Africa .
We are excited to work with emerging talents who can tell stories about finance, politics and people from new perspectives and in different formats.
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 diverse, talented and qualified employees with proven knowledge and passion for business, markets and / or multimedia and data journalism.
What are we offering?
The Reuters Journalism Programme offers an opportunity to fast-track your journalism career and develop your skills across a variety of subjects and media.
Successful applicants will predominantly report in text, but visual reporting skills and story-telling ideas will be welcome.
Other desired skills (not prerequisites)
You must have the legal right to work in either Europe, Middle East or Africa to be considered for this programme
How do you apply?
Application Window :
Applications open Friday 5th October and close on Friday 30th November 2018 at midday (UK time).
Recruitment Process & Timelines :
If successful, you will be taken through a structured recruitment process which includes :
At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers.
As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences.
With more than 25,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world.
Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.
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 country or local law.
Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.
Intrigued by a challenge as large and fascinating as the world itself? Come join us.