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Dow Jones Economics Editor in WASHINGTON, District Of Columbia

Job Description:

The Wall Street Journal is looking for an Economics Editor to oversee a crucial area of core coverage.

The Economics Editor supervises a team of reporters and editors dedicated to all aspects of covering the national economy, from breaking news and analysis to in-depth stories and artfully crafted narratives on the economic trends at play in the U.S.

This editor should have an expert grasp of economic trends and be able to provide quick and clear guidance on coverage across economic subjects. The most qualified candidates will also have experience covering central banks, fiscal policy and financial regulation.

The job requires strong collaboration skills. This editor will be expected to coordinate coverage across bureaus and across coverage areas, working closely with the U.S. Coverage Chief, as well as reporters and editors outside the U.S. The ability to lead a large team and coordinate with other bureaus and reporting teams is a must. Enthusiasm and experience with alternative storytelling techniques is helpful.

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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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Req ID: 16396

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.

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