Dow Jones Newswires is seeking an experienced data editor to join our commodities news and data team. This fast-paced position will handle time-sensitive reports from USDA and other government agencies. Daily responsibilities also include publishing key data from various exchanges, including CBOT, CME, ICE, NYMEX and COMEX. This role converts a high volume of data into tables for an audience of business professionals and requires a good understanding of financial markets and the needs of traders and investors. This is a fast-paced environment that requires publishing to a real-time news service, making speed and accuracy essential.
+ Collect and enter a large amount of data and tables from various sources
+ Regularly handle time-sensitive reports
+ Ability to make quick and smart decisions in a fast-paced news environment
+ Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel and Visual basic
+ Maintain speed and accuracy
+ Strong communication skills
+ Attention to detail
+ Able to shift priorities when necessary
+ Understanding of financial markets
+ Good interpersonal skills and teamwork ethic
+ Ability to meet tight deadlines
The position will be based in Washington, D.C. Applications should include a resume and cover letter.
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Business Area: NEWS/WSJ
Job Category: News/Editorial Group
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