Senior Reporter, Tax

Location
New York
Posted
Jul 16, 2013
Closes
Aug 15, 2013
Contact
Ms. Lynn Starace
Duration
Full Time
Covering tax law and policy, this reporter will be responsible for staying on top of day-to-day rulings and legislation as well as generating regular analysis and feature pieces that will be of interest to our audience of high-level tax professionals. The reporter will be expected to build sources, ask questions, explore interesting angles and dig up good leads.

Required:
-BA/BS in journalism
-Two-plus years of paid, full-time reporting experience or relevant graduate degree
-Minimum of one year covering tax law and policy
-Demonstrated reporting, writing and organizational skills
-Exceptional news judgment and communication skills
-Ability to build sources and regularly enterprise stories

Preferred:
-J.D., LL.M in taxation, or graduate level tax experience
-Experience in news reporting (AP style)
-Coverage of legal affairs or regulatory affairs
-Experience in meeting daily deadlines

Law360 offers extensive training on legal topics. Professional reporting experience and strong writing and analytical skills are required as well as experience covering finance, taxation or public policy. Please note; qualified candidates will be asked to complete writing and reporting tests electronically.

Law360, a LexisNexis company, is an online newswire for business lawyers that covers major litigation, transactions and regulatory issues. Founded in 2004 and acquired by LexisNexis in 2012, Law360 is a cutting-edge organization and one of the fastest-growing subscription news services in the U.S. Our subscribers include the 100 largest law firms in the U.S., in-house counsel at major corporations, and government agencies such as the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Federal Trade Commission.

Law360 offers a casual and flexible work environment, comprehensive benefits (including; medical, dental, generous paid time off, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, and a pre-tax commuter program), and competitive salary with bonus eligibility.

Portfolio Media, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.