Reporter, Dow Jones Newswires - Kuala Lumpur

Dow Jones
Kuala Lumpur
Closing date
6 Jul 2022

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Full Time
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Job Description:

We are seeking a digitally proficient financial journalist to cover Malaysia for Dow Jones Newswires.

You will:

  • send headlines and write fast stories and updates on the most important news of the day for our audience of financial professionals.
  • chase and break market-moving news in Malaysia, as well as provide real-time coverage of stock markets around Asia with a close eye on big moves in individual stocks and the factors that are driving them.
  • cover the local end of big stories for The Wall Street Journal.

You have:


  • near-native command of English
  • native fluency in Malay
  • familiarity with corporate press releases and the ability to identify the important elements therein
  • the ability to send headlines and copy with a high degree of accuracy on tight deadlines
  • a keen understanding of how to collaborate in a fast-paced team environment

This position is based in Kuala Lumpur and reports to the Singapore-based editor for Real-Time News.

Dow Jones offers an opportunity to work for one of the world's leading financial and business news companies. We invite interested candidates to submit your resume, a cover letter explaining how your skills and experience align with the requirements of the role, and 3-5 samples of your work, preferably business or finance-related.



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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: NEWS/WSJ

Job Category: News/Editorial Group

Req ID: 32317



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