Associate Graphics Reporter

Employer
Dow Jones
Location
NEW YORK, New York
Salary
competitive
Posted
Feb 21, 2019
Specialty
News & Journalism
Metro Area
New York
Duration
Full Time

Job Description:



The Wall Street Journal is seeking an Associate Graphics Reporter to join its award-winning visuals team in New York. The Associate Graphics Reporter will work closely with reporters, editors and other visual journalists to create news graphics and data visualizations for our print and digital platforms. The Associate Graphics Reporter will focus on graphics and interactives about business news and also have opportunities to work on stories and explainers in areas such as technology, U.S. and world news coverage.



Responsibilities:





  • Collaborate with reporters, editors and other visual journalists to generate new story approaches.


  • Contribute to the creation of visual stories with graphics and interactives for print and digital platforms.


  • Assist with research and reporting for original visual stories.


  • Work with WSJ style guides, templates and tools.


  • Contribute to editing graphics.




Job requirements:





  • Some newsroom experience and an understanding of news judgment is desirable.


  • An appreciation of business news/specialized topic areas.


  • Good knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.


  • Good knowledge of charting and other data visualization techniques.


  • Good knowledge of HTML, CSS and JavaScript, and its libraries, especially D3, is desirable.


  • Good knowledge of data tools, such as Excel, SQL, R and Python is desirable.


  • Good knowledge of designing for mobile devices.


  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently under tight deadlines.


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


  • Excellent communication 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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Business Area: NEWS/WSJ



Job Category: Art/Graphics Group



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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Req ID: 15650




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