We are looking for someone with several years of experience in investment banking, consultancy and/or within a corporate team to join the Corporate Strategy Group at Dow Jones. The candidate will work closely with senior executives to shape the strategic direction of the company and will also be involved with M&A and investment opportunities. He or she will be highly analytical, with strong quantitative/commercial skills and excellent Powerpoint and presentation skills. Experience in the media/information sector and financial modeling experience is desirable but not essential. Masters/MBA is not required.
The successful candidate will report to the Chief Strategy Officer of Dow Jones who is responsible for the company’s corporate strategy as well as M&A and commercial policy. The successful candidate will be required to:
- Use a basic strategy consulting toolkit to think through complex problems in a commercial, structured way
- Work collaboratively across the business and with senior stakeholders to find new opportunities for Dow Jones
- Create cohesive, compelling, and fact-based presentations
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- Create materials for
- Executive decision-makers (OCEO process, memos/slides, working group meetings, external stakeholders, CEO/ CFO briefings, etc.)
- Project updates
- Support development and program management of M&A and investment opportunities
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 130 years and today has one of the world’s largest newsgathering 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. Dow Jones is 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 2016-29100
Job Locations USA – NY-NEW YORK
Job Function Marketing
Business Area STRATEGY
Job Area1 Product & Operations
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