Dow Jones Standards & Ethics Editor in NEW YORK, New York

Job Description:

The Wall Street Journal is seeking a standards and ethics editor. This editor is the focal point for maintaining the high journalism standards of the global news staff of The Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones Newswires. The editor oversees a standards staff of five. Duties include involvement in the preparation and pre-publication review of high-impact and sensitive reporting, resolution of post-publication issues, ethics training for Wall Street Journal journalists around the world, and working with commercial colleagues on ventures to help assure newsroom standards are maintained.

The standards and ethics editor will also help ensure newsroom compliance with the Dow Jones Code of Conduct and work closely with Dow Jones media attorneys. Broad news experience and comfort with making hard decisions are necessary.

The position reports to the Editor in Chief of The Wall Street Journal.

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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 .

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Business Area: NEWS/WSJ

Job Category: News/Editorial Group

About Us

The Wall Street Journal is a global news organization that provides leading news, information, commentary and analysis. The Wall Street Journal engages readers across print, digital, mobile, social, and video. Building on its heritage as the preeminent source of global business and financial news, the Journal includes coverage of U.S. and world news, politics, arts, culture, lifestyle, sports, and health. It holds 36 Pulitzer Prizes for outstanding journalism. The Wall Street Journal is published by Dow Jones, a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

Req ID: 15498