Competition Policy Reporter

Americas, Editorial

PaRR (Policy and Regulatory Report), an Acuris-owned company, is looking to hire a full-time reporter to cover the highest-profiled competition-related conduct investigations out of our Washington DC bureau.

This exciting role will supplement the PaRR product’s analytical news service, which provides insights into competition law and regulatory developments around the world.

The Competition Policy Reporter will be involved with writing breaking news and detailed analysis on Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission investigations into monopolization and cartel activities as well as efforts on Capitol Hill to modernize the US federal antitrust laws to meet the needs of the digital age.

This is a fantastic role for a journalist keen to develop a career specializing in reporting on matters at the intersection of politics, business and law. The right candidate would join a talented team of reporters to further develop legal reporting expertise in a fast-paced business news environment.

The role will be based in Washington DC and will work together with our global team of reporters across Europe, Asia and the Americas.

Opportunities to travel may present themselves from time to time.

 

Skills:

  • Ability to breakdown and write about complex legal concepts
  • Ability to talk to senior officials and practitioners
  • A keen interest in policies impacting businesses and consumers
  • Strategic and creative thinking about cutting edge issues
  • Comfort and finesse in networking


Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree or equivalent experience; and
  • 1-3 years of training or experience in journalism
  • Knowledge of US antitrust laws/issues is preferred

 

Company Description: Acuris products and services provide the global advisory, investment, and corporate communities with intelligence and analysis leading to revenue for clients. Acuris has regional head offices in London, New York and Hong Kong with over 500 journalists in 67 locations worldwide. Using this global presence, reliable and validated proprietary intelligence and historical data is provided through five separate products: Mergermarket, DealReporter, Debtwire, Xtract, and Inframation. Acuris is an equal opportunities employer. 

 

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled
IND123