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Dow Jones Iron Ore Price Reporter in Beijing, China

Job Description:

You will work within an international team to assess prices and market developments for iron ore trade in Asia as part of McCloskey's endeavour to price raw materials that are driving the green energy revolution.

The deliverables will include research and writing briefs on key market developments both within China and globally.

About us:

Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organisations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivalled 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).

OPIS, a Dow Jones company, provides price transparency across the global fuel supply chain, including the Spot, Wholesale Rack and Retail markets. OPIS enables customers to buy and sell energy commodities with confidence by multi-platform access to accurate data, real-time news, powerful software and educational events. Our commitment to reliability is reinforced by personalised customer service and constant innovation. OPIS listens to what energy partners need and responds with flexible and easy-to-use products. Navigating world fuel markets is complex – OPIS makes it simpler.

Main Responsibilities

  • Conduct primary research and analysis for the Global and Chinese iron ore market

  • Provide regular and objective written inputs for monthly and annual analysis.

  • Provide weekly market pricing inputs into the global database

  • Research and report on new developments in iron ore and steel markets

  • Coordinate with steel, scrap analysts for cross-sectoral analysis and standing in as back-up for steel/scrap analysts in Asia.

  • Representing McCloskey by OPIS in metals conferences/forum

Main Qualifications and skills:

  • 2-4 years reporting/research experience in metals, mining, or steel raw materials. Iron ore experience a bonus.

  • Undergraduate degree in Journalism, English, Finance or Business.

  • Can cooperatively work across an organization at multi-levels to utilize the resources and knowledge base available efficiently and effectively in a team approach.

  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills.

  • Knowledge of spoken Mandarin is essential.

Reasonable accommodation: Dow Jones, Making Careers Newsworthy - We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets. 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, email us at Please put "Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line and provide a brief description of the type of assistance you need. This inbox will not be monitored for application status updates.

Business Area: Dow Jones - OPIS

Job Category: Data Analytics/Warehousing & Business Intelligence

Union Status:

Non-Union role

Req ID: 30953