WSJ+ Site Editor, The Wall Street Journal - NY

Dow Jones
Mar 30, 2018
Aug 18, 2018
Job Type
Full Time

Job Description:

  • Plan, write copy, and edit content for subscriber pages

  • Maintain web pages and emails to ensure communication to subscribers is up to date, relevant and accurate

  • Develop an interesting and appealing tone of voice in line with The Wall Street Journal brand and plan the style of copy required in communications to subscribers

  • Be the brand guardian of subscriber communications and ensure the tone of voice is consistent throughout all communications

  • Liaise with external or internal departments to source and approve web content

  • Develop editorial policies, copyright, data protection and best practices of updating and maintaining the subscriber pages

  • Liaise with website managers to maintain site functions and plan site development

  • Report on key website traffic and engagement metrics

  • Develop organic social media strategy and content, help manage engagement on social media accounts, and collaborate on paid social strategy


  • 2+ years of site editing, marketing / PR, communications, or journalism experience

  • Have excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Be creative and innovative in creating tone of voice

  • Superior time management skills, attention to detail and the ability to work effectively in a fast paced environment, meeting multiple tight deadlines

  • Be computer literate and possess good keyboard skills

  • Creative, innovative person who enjoys working in a collaborative, results-oriented environment

  • Self-starter that can work on their own

  • Be thorough and precise in their work with good attention to detail

  • Good understanding of audience and people management experience

  • Passion for the profession


  • Experience in copywriting and website maintenance

  • Interest in different methods of communication and understanding audience

  • Strong copywriting skills

  • Strong presentation skills

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About Us

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. The Wall Street Journal is published by Dow Jones, a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

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