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 international news coverage. He or she will be responsible for daily work for digital and print channels, as well as for creating ambitious projects. Proven organization skills are a must.

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.

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 2016-28978

Job Locations USA – NY-NEW YORK

Job Function News/Editorial

Business Area NEWS/WSJ

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