We are now seeking a high caliber candidate to fill the following vacancy in Beijing, China .
Deputy Bureau Chief, China
The Wall Street Journal seeks a senior editor to help guide coverage of one of the most important global stories – China. The editor will serve as deputy bureau chief and supervise reporters, assign coverage, edit and file copy to keep the Journal’s China coverage timely, comprehensive and competitive.
This full-time, Beijing-based position requires an experienced hand, with the drive to shepherd a broad range of stories on business, the economy and all the matters that affect them. The editor occupies a linchpin role in the bureau and must be able to handle breaking news as well as deeply reported analytical features. The editor will work alongside veterans and aggressive, less experienced reporters and should be willing to step into the breach when big stories break.
A keen understanding of business and the economy is a must as is experience working with a team of reporters. Chinese and a knowledge of China are plusses, but not critical. Patience is crucial, along with connective thinking and a dedication to accuracy. The ability to work under extreme deadline pressure and remain in good cheer is vital. The job reports to the China bureau chief.
Dow Jones offers an opportunity to work for one of the world's leading financial and business news companies. We invite interested candidates to submit a cover letter and detailed resume (including up to five published samples of your work), current and expected salary via:
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Business Area: NEWS/WSJ
Job Category: News/Editorial Group
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 38 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: 10399