Thomson Reuters Legislation and Law Reports Editor in Wellington, New Zealand

Thomson Reuters is a truly unique business. We are a global enterprise and leading provider of news, information services and technology. Here, your work matters and has the potential to change the world. Every day, Thomson Reuters news, information, technology, and expertise help make great things happen.

We are proud to have been recognized globally as a leading employer based on our commitment to diversity, focus on company culture, work life balance and for acts to promote socio-economic progress worldwide through the Thomson Reuters foundation.

P osition Summary

We are seeking to appoint a permanent full-time Editor based in Wellington. The role is comprised of two separate and distinct components: (i) the formation, development and generation of content for Brookers Customised Law (BCL); and (ii) the production of scheduled updates for assigned specialist New Zealand law reports.

To be successful in this role you will need to be well-informed of New Zealand’s legislative processes, as well as having an active and keen interest in these processes.

You will possess a high degree of attention to detail, and will need to have the ability to work in a methodical manner; be capable of expressing information clearly and succinctly; and will be able to respond appropriately and quickly to changes in the law, while keeping oversight of all parts of their assigned product portfolio.

The ideal person we are looking for will have a relevant tertiary qualification and publishing/editing experience and will have the following:

  • Relevant legal tertiary qualification is preferred, though not essential

  • Exceptional eye for detail

  • Good knowledge of the NZ legal and legislative system

  • Previous writing or editing experience an advantage

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Enthusiasm for solving technological problems

    You must be eligible to work in New Zealand to apply for this job.

    You will be rewarded with a competitive salary and as an employer we strive to provide every employee with a positive working environment, continued professional development, a commitment to work-life balance, and equal opportunities.

    As a diverse, global leader, we actively encourage career advancement through internal promotions and segment opportunities.

    If you are a talented professional, passionate about what you do, and want to work in a company that can support your growth, we want to hear from you.

    If you would like to find out more about Thomson Reuters please download our App here http://thomsonreuters.com/en/careers/what-we-do/our-story-app.html or visit our careers site, https://www.thomsonreuters.com/en/careers.html.

Job: *Publishing / Editorial Family Group

Organization: *L ANZ

Title: Legislation and Law Reports Editor

Location: New Zealand-Wellington-Wellington-NZL-Wellington-NEC House

Requisition ID: JREQ086400