Deputy Managing Editor, Audience and Engagement

Employer
Dow Jones
Location
New York, NY
Salary
$DoE
Posted
Nov 03, 2021
Closes
Jan 01, 2022
Ref
Job_Req_28332
Industry
Journalist
Sector
Finance
Discipline
Managing Editor
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

MarketWatch seeks an editor to lead efforts to rethink our approach to social media, finding new ways to engage with readers at the intersection of money and the zeitgeist, experimenting with new formats, data and graphics, and developing content strategies across new platforms.

This editor will lead a team of social media editors, coordinating coverage across every section of the site. and will also be able to represent the newsroom in meetings with outside platforms.

The ideal candidate should have at least five years experience as a social media editor, preferably at a business news site, and an understanding of how to use audience data and analytics to read readers' minds.

MarketWatch, which reaches a wide audience across America and the globe, is guided by two principles:
  • To democratize financial information.
  • To help readers understand what the news means to their money.

  • The position will ideally be based in New York.

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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: BG - MARKETWATCH

    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: 28332

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