Dow Jones Editorial Design Director, Barron’s and Dow Jones Media Group in NEW YORK, New York

Job Description

Additional requirements include:

  • Proven ability to translate abstract topics into an engaging visual presentation in digital and print

  • Experience producing content for a sophisticated audience

  • At least 10 years working in design

  • Minimum three years in a newsroom working with editorial staff and content

  • Background in managing and hiring a team of design, graphics and other visual talent

  • Basic knowledge of HTML and CSS

  • Deep connection to the visual media industry, including with photographers and illustrators

  • Proficient in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop

  • At ease working in a CMS, e.g., Wordpress

  • Advanced data visualization and infographics skills, ability to make GIFs

  • Interest in and understanding of financial world

Company Overview

Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

Equal Opportunity Employer

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

Job Locations USA-NY-NEW YORK

Requisition ID 2017-29577

Job Area1 Creative