Copy Editor, NewsPlus

Job Description:

Copy Editor NewsPlus

The London NewsPlus desk seeks a copy editor to join the team that compiles content for and manages the Web-based front page for Dow Jones Newswires. Working on a shift-based system that includes some unsociable hours, the successful candidate will join a group of editors who choose the best breaking news and analysis from across Dow Jones and present them in summary form for market professionals. You will need to be comfortable working in a digital news environment and be able to make stories shine. The role includes compiling several market briefings and summaries.

Additionally, there will be opportunities to contribute to other Dow Jones platforms, such as wsj.com and mobile. You will have a sound understanding of financial markets and corporate news and some previous reporting experience would be an advantage.

Please note only candidates requested for interview will be contacted.

To apply please send a CV and work example via the website.

Closing Date – 7 th July 2016

Company Overview:

Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.

Requisition ID 2016-28197

Job Locations GBR – LONDON

Job Function News/Editorial

Business Area NEWS/WSJ

Job Area1 News

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