Editor, Global Visuals

Job Description:

The Wall Street Journal is seeking a Global Head of Visuals to lead its ambitious visual journalism efforts. This masthead-level position is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to produce world-class journalism, lead a global visuals staff of 100+ and shape the future of a top-notch brand.

We want a creative thinker and proven leader who can transform good ideas into great ones and help shape journalistic experiences that will inform and delight our readers. The ideal candidate is energetic, organized and has an award-winning portfolio of work showcasing the best in visual storytelling in both print and digital. He/she should have a history of working across departments and disciplines to come up with novel, groundbreaking ideas. A strong background in data visualization is a must.

The leader we are looking for is driven by helping others do their best work. You should be as comfortable rolling up your sleeves and editing a graphic as you are developing a roadmap for The Wall Street Journal’s future direction, structure, workflow, budget plan and product needs. We have a brand that reaches millions every day and a team of over a hundred visual storytellers, designers, developers, data-visualization experts and photo editors located all around the world. Imagine the possibilities.

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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.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets

Requisition ID 2016-28972

Job Locations USA – NY-NEW YORK

Job Function ..

Business Area NEWS/WSJ

Job Area1 News

Job Area2 Creative

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