Dow Jones Newswires seeks a digitally proficient financial journalist to join the Sydney bureau primarily covering financial companies, especially banks and insurers. The journalist will be required to extract news from stock filings, explain significant changes in regulation, highlight big industry trends, and write real-time news that engages professional investors.
You will also be expected to chase interviews with major newsmakers with a view to producing scoops of fact and insight, as well as help to meet the broader demands of real-time coverage in Australia, New Zealand and the Asia-Pacific region.
We are looking for a journalist with experience in a fast-paced news environment and a background in corporate and markets coverage. Strong communication skills and an understanding of how to collaborate in a team environment are essential.
You will report to Bureau Chief, Australia and New Zealand
We offer the 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 and 3-5 samples of your work.
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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 .
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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: 19123