Dow Jones

Assistant Managing Editor, Equities

Job Locations USA-NY-NEW YORK
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Mobile Development

Job Description

  • With Equities Managing Editor, set editorial strategy and ensure that Barron's equities coverage is always ambitious, relevant, distinctive, and forward-looking 
  • Manage writers, reporters, and freelancers
  • Conceive and assign features, columns, and a variety of digital pieces
  • Edit content for originality, intellectual rigor, accuracy, and persuasive storytelling
  • Collaborate with designers to create clear, compelling graphics 
  • Enforce high quality standards and deadlines, and continually look for ways to improve editorial operations
  • Work with the Barron’s audience team to analyze data on reader engagement with markets content, and use this information to help shape editorial direction and experiments
The right candidate will:
  • Possess reliably excellent editorial judgment, deep knowledge of finance, business, and the markets, and a relentless commitment to the truth
  • Be equally adept at editing in-depth stories and adding insight to short-form takes on news events, on digital platforms and in print
  • Be a generous, thoughtful colleague and mentor
  • Have an entrepreneurial outlook and thrive amid uncertainty and change


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.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


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