We break stories, influence ideas, and advance business intelligence and cultural interest. We expose the events that turn markets, the digital breakthroughs that transform art, the demand that drives invention, as well as the political and societal passing moments and lasting consequences. We are the people of Dow Jones. From different fields, backgrounds and viewpoints we invite you to join us.
Examine the world and bring it to others.
Fluency in English AND in at least one of the following: Portuguese, Nordic languages, Russian, Arabic. Fluency in other languages is a plus
Excellent English writing skills, including the ability to summarize complex information clearly and precisely from another language into English
Previous experience in the field of Due Diligence is a significant advantage
Knowledge of and interest in international affairs and politics; specialist legal, business or financial knowledge an advantage
Strong research skills, including online search tools. Tenacity and ingenuity in the pursuit of sources and information. Ability to handle large volumes of information. Prior experience in research an advantage. Knowledge and understanding of public records desirable
Meticulous attention to detail
Ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines. Excellent organisation skills
Ability to communicate with clients effectively, addressing their questions and concerns in a polite, timely and efficient manner
Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly Microsoft Word
Team player with a high level of initiative and a proactive approach to work, willingness to accept feedback and take ownership of tasks and issues and follow up to ensure that they are successfully brought to completion, ability to adapt readily to changing requirements
Ability to work as part of a multicultural team, to build and maintain good working relationships
Ability to identify wholly with Dow Jones’ service obligations to its clients
Ideally educated to degree level
This is a 6 month contract position.
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Business Area: PIB - DATA STRATEGY
Job Category: Data/Content Group
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).
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Req ID: 16041