Reporter, Digital Media and Advertising, NY

Job Description:

The Wall Street Journal is looking for a reporter to cover digital media and advertising for CMO Today, which provides scoops and analysis aimed at industry pros and others keenly interested in the worlds of media and marketing. The job entails covering digital publishers, from news and lifestyle sites to video stars, as they re-imagine their ad-supported business models in a cutthroat environment where the lion's share of new digital ad spending flows through Google and Facebook.

The successful candidate will deliver ambitious stories, from profiles of key players to emerging advertising trends, while working under tight deadline pressure. The reporter will be expected to get to know the key investors that back prominent digital media firms, and break news on financial developments. The position requires frequent collaboration with the Journal's broader media and technology reporting teams, and a focus on delivering digital journalism in a way that our readers find irresistible. Previous experience covering digital media or early-stage investing would be a plus.This position is based in New York.

Company Overview:

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. and world news, politics, arts, culture, lifestyle, sports, and health. It holds 36 Pulitzer Prizes for outstanding journalism. The Wall Street Journal is published by Dow 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 2017-29551

Job Locations USA-NY-NEW YORK

Job Function News/Editorial

Business Area NEWS/WSJ

Job Area1 News

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