Education Bureau Chief

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Job Description:

The Wall Street Journal is seeking an experienced journalist to join its U.S. news leadership team in a newly created position, Education Bureau Chief. The editor will run the Journal's coverage of education, a subject about which we and our readers care passionately.

The bureau covers all aspects of education from the college admissions scandal to pre-K access, from new approaches to teaching reading to issues of campus free speech.

The ideal candidate will bring both investigative drive and narrative craft. The ability to spot memorable stories is a must. A successful editor will have a great touch for engaging on all platforms. The editor needs to love news and big, fast-breaking news stories. This is a great opportunity for someone eager to be part of the biggest stories of the day, while striving for deeply reported narratives, investigations and enterprise journalism.

The editor needs to be a great manager and collaborator. The job requires leading a team of reporters in New York as well as other locations across the U.S.

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The Wall Street Journal is a global news organization that provides leading news, information, commentary and analysis. The Wall Street Journal engages readers across print, digital, mobile, social, and video. Building on its heritage as the preeminent source of global business and financial news, the Journal includes coverage of U.S. and world news, politics, arts, culture, lifestyle, sports, and health. It holds 38 Pulitzer Prizes for outstanding journalism. The Wall Street Journal is published by Dow Jones, a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

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