Reporter - Thomson Reuters


Organization Information

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Tokyo, Japan

Job Description

This is a Japanese-language reporter position (1 year contract), for DealWatch to provide news on Japan's capital market. The job requirements include conducting interviews, collecting market comments and writing news stories and analysis, such as deal evaluation, deals pipelines and special features.  

Job Responsibilities:

  • Collect data, comments and other relevant information on new issues in Japan’s  capital market.  The needed data, comments and information are about terms and conditions of each new issue, lists of new issues, self-registrations and so on. 
  • Write articles and create tables on new issues and related subject about Japan ECM/DCM based on interviews with issuers, bankers, investors and financial authorities. The articles include not only news alerts and news stories but also pipelines, market analysis and special feature.
  • Help implement the annual DealWatch Awards and publish its Yearbook. The work includes interviews with award applicants, selection of winners and creation of stories and tables related to the awards.
  • Establish good relationship with capital market participants and DW audiences such as bankers, issuers and investors.
  • Honor Trust Principles, Code of Conduct and other rules of ethics as Thomson Reuters employee.

Job Qualifications:

  • Qualification
  • At least, three years of work experience in financial industry
  • Good understanding of capital market activities in Japan and overseas.
  • Self motivated
  • Can organize the tasks priorities and complete them in time
  • Ability to write stories in short time
  • Keep stories by deadline
  • Be able to work as part of a team
  • Native command of Japanese
  • English language skills of hearing and writing.


How to Apply:

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