Reporter/Newsletter Writer

Employer
Dow Jones
Location
New York, NY
Salary
$DoE
Closing date
15 Feb 2022

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Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sector
Finance
Discipline
Writer, Reporter
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Job Details

Job Description:

Barron's Group is seeking a general assignment reporter who will provide real-time analysis of the biggest business and economic news of the day and will serve as a primary contributor to a premier newsletter produced by Barron's and MarketWatch.

Rather than reporting straight news, this reporter will focus on distilling what readers really need to know about major developments that can impact the markets. Candidates should be fast and clean writers. They should have a curiosity about markets and the drive to uncover the sometimes difficult-to-identify factors that move prices. We prize journalists who are original thinkers and can quickly deliver insights.

We are looking for someone who desires to be widely read and shared. As a contributor to The Barron's Daily newsletter, this writer will provide insights and context to readers that allows them to make sense of the day's news and its implications for investors and business people. The position will require one weekend day shift.

Responsibilities:
  • Report news for Barron's and The Barron Daily, a premier daily newsletter produced by Barron's and MarketWatch
  • Track financial markets and business news and respond quickly to major developments
  • Write engaging analysis and other coverage in response to news
  • Be in regular contact with traders, analysts, strategists and economists
  • Work generously with other teams across the newsroom

Qualifications:
  • Solid news judgment and a strong sense for what the biggest story is at any given moment
  • Expertise in finance, markets, and business
  • Strong writing, rewrite and analytical skills
  • Ability to write with flare and creative authority.
  • Understanding of Barron's and MarketWatch's core subject matter and audience.

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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 .

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 TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com. Please put "Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line.

Business Area: BG - OFFICE

Job Category: News/Editorial Group

About Us

Since 1882, Dow Jones has been finding new ways to bring information to the world's top business entities. Beginning as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has grown to be a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron's, MarketWatch and Financial News.

This longevity and success is due to a relentless pursuit of accuracy, depth and innovation, enhanced by the wisdom of past experience and a solid grasp on the future ahead. More than its individual brands, Dow Jones is a modern gateway to intelligence, with innovative technology, advanced data feeds, integrated solutions, expert research, award-winning journalism and customizable apps and delivery systems to bring the information that matters most to customers, when and where they need it, every day.

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: 29174

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