Dow Jones

Managing Editor, Digital Platforms

USA-NY-NEW YORK
Requisition ID
2017-30866
Job Function
News/Editorial
Business Area
BARRON'S
Job Area1
News

Job Description

Managing Editor, Digital Platforms
  • Lead editorial operations and innovation across our digital platforms, making sure that the mix of content is always timely and distinctive
  • Launch new storytelling and distribution experiments on a variety of digital platforms, including audio and email
  • Ensure that all headlines and other copy are both compelling and accurate
  • Manage a small team of digital editors and producers
  • Collaborate with product and art teams on redesign projects and new product launches
  • Work closely with audience team to reach new and existing audiences in new ways
The right candidate will:
  • Possess reliably excellent editorial judgment, knowledge of investing, finance, and the markets, and a relentless commitment to accuracy
  • Be addicted to breaking news and able to find original investing angles in news stories
  • Be comfortable working at a fast pace and good at motivating others to do the same
  • Be an excellent and quick line editor
  • Have extensive experience interpreting and responding creatively to traffic and engagement data, as well as creating sophisticated and engaging content for social and distributed channels
  • Be able to think visually and collaborate effectively with designers
  • 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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