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Dow Jones Communications Manager in London-1 London Bridge St, United Kingdom

Job Description:About us:

Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. We have more than 5,000 people in 60 locations around the world, ranging from our largest offices in New York, London and Barcelona to teams on the ground wherever news is breaking.

Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 130 years and today has one of the world's largest news gathering operations globally, reporting on some of the most important events of our time. It is home to leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America's largest newspaper by paid circulation, Barron's, MarketWatch, Financial News, Investor's Business Daily, Factiva, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, OPIS and Chemical Market Analytics.

About the role:

Dow Jones is seeking an experienced and experienced Communications Manager to drive our media relations and internal communications efforts in the EMEA region. In partnership with the Director of Communications, EMEA, this role will be responsible for developing and executing a regional communications strategy to enhance our organization's reputation and drive employee engagement.

Based in our vibrant London office, you will have the opportunity to manage a busy press office, coordinate high-profile events and gather compelling stories from our regional news bureaus and product teams. With your established media contacts in the UK, you will be at the forefront of telling Dow Jones's story in the region.

You Will:

  • Lead regional media relations efforts and pitching to promote Dow Jones and its brands, including the flagship Wall Street Journal, in the UK and across EMEA

  • Create thought leadership platforms and narratives that resonate with a C-Suite and consumer audience

  • Keep abreast of daily news headlines, identifying opportunities to newsjack or insert Dow Jones and our reporting where appropriate

  • Draft media pitches, press releases, proactive commentary and bylined articles to amplify Dow Jones's journalism, products and people

  • Develop briefing materials for media interviews and public speaking engagements

  • Collaborate with Director of Communications, EMEA to build strong relationships with and proactively advise leaders on communications opportunities, pitching strategies, stories and tactics

  • Support internal communication strategies and tactics to promote EMEA news and achievements that help build a sense of community across the region

  • Proactively identify potential stories from across teams and geographies, building these into the global communications calendar

  • Coordinate and execute regional employee events, activities and all-hands meetings

  • Collaborate with the communications team in the U.S. and international markets to employ communication channels in creative ways that resonate with audiences and align with the overall strategy

You Have:

  • Minimum of five years agency experience in PR and corporate communications at an agency and/or in-house in a multinational or EMEA-focused role

  • Strong media relations experience with expert knowledge of the ever-evolving news landscape and established relationships with relevant national and broadcast media in the UK and across EMEA

  • Exceptional writing and editing skills

  • Storytelling and messaging, with solid experience of articulating complex issues in an easy-to-digest manner

  • Proven ability to build and execute communications strategies and plans across traditional and digital channels

  • A diverse mix of experience of external and internal communications

  • Degree in Communications, Public Relations and/or a background in Journalism, or a related field

If you are a strategic thinker, a creative communicator, and possess a passion for news and media, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Join our team and make a significant impact on our company's success.

Reasonable accommodation: Dow Jones, Making Careers Newsworthy - We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 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, email us at Please put "Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line and provide a brief description of the type of assistance you need. This inbox will not be monitored for application status updates.


Job Category: Communications & Corporate Affairs

Union Status:

Non-Union role

Since 1882, Dow Jones has been finding new ways to bring information to the world’s top business entities. Beginning as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has grown to be a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch and Financial News.

This longevity and success is due to a relentless pursuit of accuracy, depth and innovation, enhanced by the wisdom of past experience and a solid grasp on the future ahead. More than its individual brands, Dow Jones is a modern gateway to intelligence, with innovative technology, advanced data feeds, integrated solutions, expert research, award-winning journalism and customizable apps and delivery systems to bring the information that matters most to customers, when and where they need it, every day.

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Req ID: 39758