The Wall Street Journal, Heard on the Street Columnist (London)

Dow Jones
30 Apr 2019
07 Jun 2019
Job Type
Full Time

The Wall Street Journal is seeking a talented and highly motivated journalist for a high-profile role writing about European banks, insurers, fund managers and markets for a worldwide audience for its financial and economic commentary section, "Heard on the Street."

The columnist will be based in London, the center of international capital flows, and will have a wide purview across finance on the continent.

The successful candidate will be able to generate ideas for columns and will be comfortable taking a view based on their own analysis.

This person will collaborate with colleagues based around the globe on series that touch on the industry or related financial markets.

The position reports to Stephen Wilmot, Heard on the Street's European Editor.


Prior experience writing about financial institutions, excellent writing skills, industry knowledge, and an ability to write columns on a tight deadline are all a must for this role. Work or academic background in economics or finance are a plus.

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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.

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