The Wall Street Journal is looking for a Graphics Reporter to join our award-winning visuals team. You will work closely with other reporters, editors and visual journalists to create news graphics, interactive stories, multimedia and data visualizations with a focus on business, finance, and international news coverage.
You will be based in our Hong Kong office and report to the Visual Editor, International, based in New York.
Collaborate with reporters, editors and other visual journalists globally to generate new ideas.
Create concepts for new approaches to visual storytelling.
Create graphics and interactives for all platforms.
Create graphics and interactives for both breaking news and longer-term projects.
Pitch and report original visual stories.
Contribute to editing other visual stories that are created in the department.
Prior experience in a newsroom, and a good understanding of business and international news.
Excellent visual journalism skills, including demonstrable design knowledge, such as layout, typography, color, and interaction design.
Fluency with Adobe tools.
At least one or two specialties that might include design, coding, 3D, animation or data visualization.
Strong cartography skills are a big bonus.
An interest in data journalism and associated tools, such as Excel, SQL, R and Python.
Good knowledge of responsive design, the technical nuances of the digital landscape, and best practices for building stories for mobile devices.
A creative vision and willingness to share and collaborate on new ideas.
Able to work quickly and efficiently under tight deadlines.
Able to help reporters and editors learn new skills that will contribute to their visual storytelling.
The initiative to take on and learn new tasks in a fast-moving environment.
Curiosity and excellent communication skills, both in-person and remotely.
Dow Jones offers an opportunity to work for one of the world's leading financial and business news companies. We invite interested candidates to submit a cover letter, detailed resume and expected salary.
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Business Area: NEWS/WSJ
Job Category: Art/Graphics Group
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: 20165