Dow Jones WSJ+ Site Editor in NEW YORK, New York

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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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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About Us

Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

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