Dow Jones Senior Columnist and Editor, Heard on the Street in NEW YORK, New York

Job Description:

The Wall Street Journal’s Heard on the Street is looking for a senior columnist and editor who can play a key role in our ambitious expansion. The position, which will be based in New York, will include industry coverage, longer pieces of analysis and some editing.

The job requires a strong knowledge of business, in particular corporate finance and markets, and experience writing sophisticated commentary. We are looking for a person who can dig deep and think big about the most important issues facing business. Experience editing business coverage, especially analysis, is required, as is the ability to present financial data visually. We want someone who can guide other writers on coverage and push them to do ambitious work.

The new position is part of an expansion of Heard on the Street, the Wall Street Journal’s home for commentary and analysis. The Heard’s expansion will include more coverage areas, more ambitious visuals and more deeply reported columns and series.

The position reports to Ken Brown, the Heard’s global editor.

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Business Area: NEWS/WSJ

Job Category: News/Editorial Group

About Us

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 36 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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