Features News Editor, Visuals

Job Description:

The Wall Street Journal seeks a talented and organized storyteller to lead its visual journalism efforts. This person will manage a team of photo, graphics, design and interactive specialists for our Business & Technology coverage. He or she will be responsible for daily work for digital and print channels, as well as for creating ambitious projects. Proven organizational skills are a must and previous experience with business topics is a plus.

This is a demanding job at the heart of the action. Those who seek greater understanding of the world -- and who want to use their skills to explain it -- will find it a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

The ideal candidate has the following:

  • A background in news visuals
  • A portfolio of excellent data-visualization work
  • The vision to drive creative projects and the ability to organize a team to turn them into a reality
  • Proven organization skills
  • Ease in a fast-paced environment; the ability to report and edit visuals

Previous experience with finance or economics topics is a plus

Front-end developer skills are a plus. The ability to discuss and manage digital projects is a requirement.

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Company Overview:

About The Wall Street Journal

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. & world news, politics, arts, culture, lifestyle, sports, and health. It holds 36 Pulitzer Prizes for outstanding journalism. The Wall Street Journal is published byDow Jones, a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

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 2016-28977

Job Locations USA - NY-NEW YORK

Job Function News/Editorial

Business Area NEWS/WSJ

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