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Dow Jones Editor, Weekend Review in NEW YORK, New York

Job Description:

The Wall Street Journal’s Review section is looking for an editor with broad interests and wide contacts who can help to commission and edit pieces for our weekend ideas section.

You should have extensive experience with writing and/or editing feature pieces and essays and should be comfortable working with freelancers, especially academics and authors. A strong background in one or more of the large fields covered by Review is desirable, including politics, public policy, foreign affairs, science, health and social and cultural trends.

While you may start the job remotely, you will eventually be based in our New York office. The job reports to Gary Rosen, Editor of Weekend Review. To apply, please submit your resume, a cover letter and up to five published clips.

You will:

  • Commission and edit feature stories and essays from a wide range of authors, academics and other freelance writers

  • Work with the section’s visuals team to create layouts and art concepts

  • Develop digital strategies to extend the reach and impact of the section

You have:

  • At least 8 years of relevant journalism experience

  • A knack for digital production and display is helpful

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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

About Us

Since 1882, Dow Jones has been finding new ways to bring information to the world’s top business entities. Beginning as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has grown to be a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch and Financial News.

This longevity and success is due to a relentless pursuit of accuracy, depth and innovation, enhanced by the wisdom of past experience and a solid grasp on the future ahead. More than its individual brands, Dow Jones is a modern gateway to intelligence, with innovative technology, advanced data feeds, integrated solutions, expert research, award-winning journalism and customizable apps and delivery systems to bring the information that matters most to customers, when and where they need it, every day.

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Req ID: 24661

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