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Dow Jones Data Editor in Washington, District Of Columbia

Job Description:

Dow Jones Newswires is seeking an experienced data editor to join our commodities news and data team. This fast-paced position will handle time-sensitive reports from USDA and other government agencies. Daily responsibilities also include publishing key data from various exchanges, including CBOT, CME, ICE, NYMEX and COMEX. This role converts a high volume of data into tables for an audience of business professionals and requires a good understanding of financial markets and the needs of traders and investors. This is a fast-paced environment that requires publishing to a real-time news service, making speed and accuracy essential.

Responsibilities/Skills:

  • Collect and enter a large amount of data and tables from various sources

  • Regularly handle time-sensitive reports

  • Ability to make quick and smart decisions in a fast-paced news environment

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel and Visual basic

  • Maintain speed and accuracy

  • Strong communication skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Able to shift priorities when necessary

  • Understanding of financial markets

  • Good interpersonal skills and teamwork ethic

  • Ability to meet tight deadlines

The position will be based in Washington, D.C. Applications should include a resume and cover letter.

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Business Area: NEWS/WSJ

Job Category: News/Editorial Group

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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).

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