We are seeking a digitally proficient financial journalist to cover Malaysia for Dow Jones Newswires.
send headlines and write fast stories and updates on the most important news of the day for our audience of financial professionals.
chase and break market-moving news in Malaysia, as well as provide real-time coverage of stock markets around Asia with a close eye on big moves in individual stocks and the factors that are driving them.
cover the local end of big stories for The Wall Street Journal.
near-native command of English
native fluency in Malay
familiarity with corporate press releases and the ability to identify the important elements therein
the ability to send headlines and copy with a high degree of accuracy on tight deadlines
a keen understanding of how to collaborate in a fast-paced team environment
This position is based in Kuala Lumpur and reports to the Singapore-based editor for Real-Time News.
Dow Jones offers an opportunity to work for one of the world's leading financial and business news companies. We invite interested candidates to submit your resume, a cover letter explaining how your skills and experience align with the requirements of the role, and 3-5 samples of your work, preferably business or finance-related.
Dow Jones , Making Careers Newsworthy
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 .
Dow Jones is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, in our job application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or accommodation in completing your application, due to a disability, please reach out to us at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com. Please put “Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line.
Business Area: NEWS/WSJ
Job Category: News/Editorial Group
Req ID: 32317