Dow Jones Mobile Editor in LONDON, United Kingdom

Job Description:

The Wall Street Journal is looking for a digital editor to cover maternity at its busy news hub in London.

The core role is focused on maintaining our mobile products, including curating and monitoring mobile apps and website for quality control of content and presentation; selecting, creating and editing mobile-only content; working on push alerts and Apple News; staying on top of the news and coordinating with colleagues in other regions.

The position will also entail wider hub duties, including editing stories, helping with social media and occasionally filling in as an editor on weekends.

The ideal candidate should have strong news judgment, excellent editing skills under deadline pressure and the ability to work well in a team with colleagues in different regions. A flexible, creative approach and a broader sense of trends across mobile news delivery are desirable.

The position is based in the News Building in the London Bridge Quarter of London.


Company Overview:

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).

Requisition ID 2017-29484

Job Locations GBR - LONDON

Job Function News/Editorial

Business Area NEWS/WSJ

Job Area1 News

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