Coding Editor, Dow Jones Newswires

Dow Jones
Aug 29, 2019
News & Journalism
Metro Area
Full Time

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Job Description:

Dow Jones Newswires is seeking a coding editor to join the coding team in South Brunswick, NJ, which is responsible for ensuring quality coding on headlines and stories published to wires. This fast-paced position entails quickly tagging published headlines and stories with essential and enhanced metadata that allows financial professionals to take action on real-time news.

Coding editors also play an important quality-control role, by among other things, monitoring content on various platforms to ensure stories are flowing to subscribers; making corrections to stories when necessary; and sending feedback to WSJ and Newswires editors to improve coding quality. Coding editors also collect and publish commodities and economic-forecast data; work on special projects; and publish original Dow Jones content.


  • Ability to make quick and smart decisions in a fast paced news environment

  • Ability to read financial articles and quickly comprehend salient information and key takeaways

  • Attention to detail

  • Multitasking

  • Good interpersonal skills and teamwork ethic

  • Ability to shift priorities when necessary

  • Knowledge of financial markets and business news

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Business Area: NEWS/WSJ

Job Category: News/Editorial 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 38 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: 18169

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