Researcher/Reporter, MLex - DC

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Employer
MLex
Location
Washington D.C.
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Mar 18, 2021
Closes
Apr 18, 2021
Industry
Journalist
Sector
Online
Discipline
Digital Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

International regulatory news service MLex Market Insight is seeking a full-time researcher/reporter for its Washington, DC bureau.

Duties primarily involve a high level of research and editorial support for journalists, including reporting and writing. This entry-level position is ideally suited for a conscientious self-starter who has excellent organizational skills and enjoys a fast-paced news setting.
 
An MLex researcher must be able to:
 
Locate and organize relevant information from public documents and other sources
Write one-paragraph summaries identifying key information in those documents
Create and modify case files with relevant information
Coordinate with reporters and editors to ensure that case portfolios are complete
Assist reporters in news coverage

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or legal background

Preferred Qualifications:
Strong writing skills and a demonstrated ability to be proactive in shaping MLex’s coverage
Background in law and/or experience in news or legal organizations
Ability to provide analysis of events and documents, illuminating context and big-picture trends
 
A LexisNexis company, MLex’s coverage spans the world’s foremost regulators in the United States, Europe, Asia and Latin America.

Please send a cover letter and resume to Tony Cooke, Managing Editor, MLex North America, at cooke@mlex.com.