Multimedia Editor, Photos

Job Description:

The Wall Street Journal is seeking a multimedia editor to join its award-winning Visuals team in New York City.This is a rare opportunity to work with world-class photographers, editors, reporters, designers, developers and other visual journalists tocreate rich, interactive multimedia stories, both for breaking news as well as planned features. The job requiresdeep experience with photography, video and visual storytelling.The ideal candidate has a collaborative and innovative mindset and can quickly adapt in a fast-moving environment.Our work is seen by millions of people every day around the world and we are committed to the growth of visual and interactive journalism.

Job requirements:

  • Excellent news, storytelling and design judgement.
  • Fluency with Photoshop, video and audio editing tools, and social media.
  • Fluency in HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
  • Expertise with responsive design and best practices for designing stories for mobile devices.
  • Prior experience in a news environment.
  • Able to work quickly and efficiently under tight deadlines.
  • Helping reporters and editors learn new skills that will contribute to their visual storytelling.
  • The ability to teach and coach your co-workers
  • The initiative to take on and learn new tasks in a fast-moving environment.
  • Ability to shoot photos and video is a plus.
  • Excellent communication skills.

Applications should include portfolio links, a resume and cover letter.

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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 2016-28748

Job Locations USA-NY-NEW YORK

Job Function News/Editorial

Business Area NEWS/WSJ

Job Area1 News

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