Job Description:About the Company:
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. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world's largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America's largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron's, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).
About the Role:
Barron's Group is looking for a full-time motion graphics video editor to animate, edit, and produce video content for multiple YouTube channels for Dow Jones publications including MarketWatch, Barron's and Mansion Global.
Video is an essential and growing part of our journalism, storytelling and business. We are creating video series, standalone videos and animations to engage our audiences, capture new audiences and bring to life our journalism across our collection of brands.
You have experience conceptualizing and building motion graphics, and will demonstrate strong editing skills. You will create visual animations and videos that make sense of complicated topics, trends, and issues focused on business and finance and edit documentary style videos. You will come with a strong creative sensibility and ability to move swiftly between brands and projects.
Report to the General Manager of Dow Jones Media Group
Design and produce motion graphics and animations
Edit videos using video, stills and motion graphics
Create and edit motion graphic videos, including screen capture, explainer videos and illustration highlights
Help create story ideas for regular business and finance videos
Color-correct and sound-mix final videos
Maintain broadcast quality on all video products
Maintain Brand aesthetics
Work both independently and collaboratively with Producers to design motion graphics that transform complicated concepts into clear visuals
Use knowledge of typography and advanced principles of design, using a variety of applications (including After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator)
Create storyboards and design concepts that establish the graphics' intent
Manage priorities and workload to meet all schedules and deadlines.
Set accurate estimates on delivery expectations and send status updates to stakeholders
3+ years experience creating motion graphics, editing and producing informational animations and videos
Creative storyteller who can bring complex topics to life with dynamic and engaging visuals
Professional-level understanding of Adobe Suite, with a high level of expertise in Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator
Documentary editing and motion graphics experience
Understanding of file formats, codecs, and frame rates
Must breakdown the elements of a story or set of statistics and recreate them in a visually engaging, creative way
Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
Familiarity with YouTube best practices
Interest and understanding of business and finance topics
Strong communication, written and collaboration skills
A positive attitude in a fast-paced environment
Applications should include a resume, cover letter and clips / reel.
Comprehensive Healthcare Plans
Paid Time Off
Comprehensive Insurance Plans
Family Care Benefits
Commuter Transit Program
Employee Referral Program
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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, please reach out to us at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com. Please put "Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line.
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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 .
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, please reach out to us at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com. Please put “Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line.
Business Area: BG - OFFICE
Job Category: News/Editorial Group
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: 26657