Summer 2019 Graphics Internship with The Wall Street Journal

Employer
Dow Jones
Location
NEW YORK, New York
Salary
competitive
Posted
Sep 16, 2018
Specialty
News & Journalism
Metro Area
New York
Duration
Full Time

Job Description:


The Wall Street Journal is seeking a graphics intern to work with our team of graphics editors, developers, designers and the broader newsroom. The Graphics department is responsible for driving innovative storytelling with graphics, interactives, data journalism and newsroom apps that are created for digital and print.


The following attributes are considered mandatory for all applicants:




  • A solid understanding of journalistic principles


  • A passion for visual journalism, reflected in portfolio examples of data visualizations, digital presentations or designs


  • The initiative to take on and learn new tasks in a fast-moving environment


  • Excellent communication skills



For static data visualization, experience with Adobe Illustrator is required. For interactive graphics, experience with HTML and CSS is required. Experience with JavaScript and D3.js is a significant bonus.


This paid, full-time internship is 10 weeks long and generally begins in June, though the start date can be flexible in certain circumstances. The position is based in New York.


WSJ interns should be self-starters who understand the needs of our growing readership on various print and digital platforms. Dedication to high journalism standards is a must. The screening process puts heavy emphasis on work samples and experience. Only finalists will be contacted.


Include a cover letter, resume and up to six samples of your work in your application, which is due no later than midnight Eastern time on Oct. 26.


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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 .


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 TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com . Please put “Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line.


Business Area: NEWS/WSJ


Job Category:


Contingent Workers



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).


If you require assistance in completing the online application, please contact the Talent Management team for Application Help at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com



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