The Wall Street Journal is seeking a resourceful and determined reporter to cover the private equity and hedge funds the specialize in distressed investing. The reporter’s coverage, for specialist publications that are part of a new initiative at WSJ, will cover these firms’ strategies and investment activities, their capital-raising and investment professionals. We need a reporter with a strong grasp of financial markets and business who can find exclusive news but also analyze news with sophistication and clarity. This is a rich beat for the right candidate, covering the plays of such renowned investors as Carl Icahn and Wilbur Ross amid the complex and rancorous market of bankruptcy and distress. The position will be based in New York.
Applications should include a resume, cover letter, and up to five published clips.
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 2016-28638
Job Locations USA – NY-NEW YORK
Job Function News/Editorial
Business Area NEWS/WSJ
Job Area1 News
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