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Dow Jones Editor, Off Duty in NEW YORK, New York

Job Description:

The Wall Street Journal is looking for an enthusiastic, experienced editor to work within the fashion team of Off Duty, a lifestyle service section that appears in the Weekend print edition and on all digital platforms, as well as contribute to Off Duty's other subsections (Design, Travel, Food and Gear & Gadgets).

You will work closely with the team to develop and edit stories that help readers understand trends and solve lifestyle problems in a smart, journalistic way. You should have at least 4-5 years senior-level experience in both print and digital lifestyle journalism. You must be organized, meticulous, and able to juggle the demands of multiple projects.

You will:

  • Edit stories to assure that they fulfill Off Duty's service-oriented agenda and meet the journalistic and ethical standards of The Wall Street Journal.

  • Usher stories through the proofing and fact-checking process

  • Serve as the liaison between editors, art, photo and digital departments, participating fully in the planning of digital presentations, optimizing stories for SEO and overall user experience.

  • Serve as the point person for all story planning and schedule organization matters.

  • Report and write stories, as needed.

You have:

  • A thorough grasp of lifestyle trends and a sophisticated taste level and visual sense.

  • Original packaging and conceptual instincts; strong editing and writing skills; a sharp sense of humor.

  • Digital savvy, plus experience crafting social-media strategies and SEO-friendly display.

While you may start in this position remotely, you will eventually be based in New York City. You will report to the Editor of Off Duty.

To apply, please submit a resume and a cover letter explaining how your skills, experience and interests align with the requirements of the position.

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Business Area: NEWS/WSJ

Job Category: News/Editorial Group

Req ID: 31621