View All Jobs/Careers

Dow Jones

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.

reach out to us at <a href="" target="_blank"> </a>. Please put “Reason
and acknowledge the <a href="" target="_blank">Dow Jones Applicant Privacy Notice </a> and <a href="" target="_blank">Dow Jones Cookie Policy </a>, including data tra

Job Information

Dow Jones People Operations (HRIS) Manager in LONDON, United Kingdom

By selecting “Apply” above, you indicate you have read and acknowledge the Dow Jones Applicant Privacy Notice and Dow Jones Cookie Policy , including data transfers as described in the Policy.

Job Description:

People Operations (HRIS) Manager

Join the People Operations team as a key member responsible for shared service support within the News Corporation.


  • The HR Operations team manages a global Workday tenant with full Workday HR functionality deployed. The team manages production support, projects and system enhancements / implementations and configuration and integrations

  • The role will be responsible for projects and system enhancements / implementations and oversee production support work – always striving to improve data quality and reduce user error by suggesting audits, training and process improvements

  • This role will work closely with stakeholders to understand requirements for system enhancements and process improvements within the Workday system and around HR processes end-to-end

  • Project manage major changes to the system from requirements gathering to presenting options to key stakeholders, calibration cross-business or region, document requirements and relay to configuration team, test and manage training and communications for deployment

  • Provide consultation around process re-engineering and take a “holistic” view of HR processes ensuring a seamless user experience

  • Work closely with team members and clients to troubleshoot and resolve escalated bugs and issues

  • Help to provide governance around set up values, mass data loads and other global aspects of the system

  • Spot opportunities for system enhancements by staying close to system releases and new functionality in the pipeline

  • Manage internal SOX control procedures and ensure compliance for configuration and system changes


  • 5 - 7+ years of Workday experience

  • Experience with Workday Talent, Performance, Absence Management or Time Tracking is a plus

  • Strong understanding of the HR technology landscape and cutting edge solutions on the horizon

  • Ability to problem solve creative solutions utilizing technology to alleviate manual processes

Dow Jones , Making Careers Newsworthy

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 .

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, please reach out to us at . Please put “Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line.

Business Area: PEOPLE

Job Category: Human Resources Group

About Us

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).

If you are a current employee at Dow Jones, do not apply here. Please go to the Career section on your Workday homepage and view "Find Jobs - Dow Jones." Thank you.

Req ID: 19151