News Editor

Job Description:

Heard on the Street in Asia seeks an insightful financial journalist to lead its coverage of the region’s companies, financial markets and economies.

Heard on the Street is the Wall Street Journal’s preeminent offering of financial analysis and commentary. Our ideal editor, based in Hong Kong, will lead a team of columnists and while writing their own pieces. Candidates should be quick, lively writers and curious reporters with experience in financial and economic analysis. Industry knowledge and an ability to quickly grasp topics that are important to investors are essential.

The Asia Heard editor should be comfortable leading public events and should be able to hold high-level conversations with top executives, both in private and on stage at Heard events. Chinese or other Asian languages are a plus. This job offers the opportunity to be one of The Wall Street Journal’s leading voices on Asia.

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 2016-28383

Job Locations HKG – HONG KONG

Job Function News/Editorial

Business Area NEWS/WSJ

Job Area1 News

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