An internship at Dow Jones is not only about you – what you contribute individually, but also about how you function, interact and thrive on a team. Here at Dow Jones we value interns: your fresh perspectives, differing approaches, and “hey, let’s give this a try” attitude. We need your skills, innovative ideas and unique backgrounds to help us navigate the ever changing media/ news landscape.
If you apply to one of our internship programs, you’ll be joining a group of highly entrepreneurial, driven and yet collegial news junkies. We live and breathe news. We are up for the challenge of re-thinking the news business. And we do this in an open plan office with lots of coffee and lots of teamwork.
Summer 2018 Data Strategy Internship
Our Data Strategy team collects and integrates our own proprietary data and third party licensed content – we process and integrate millions of articles a day from more than 32,000 news and business sources from nearly 200 countries in 28 languages, while also providing equity exchange data from 49 countries and over 80,000 listed instruments.
During this 10 week internship, you will work on a variety of projects and tasks assigned by and under the direction of managers in the Data Strategy organization. Among the projects our Data Strategy interns will work on in 2018 are the following:
Projects to help ensure the smooth passage and timely delivery of content from providers ranging from The Wall Street Journal to social media sources.
Research related to customized reports and newsletters from online news content and publicly available records.
Content enrichment projects related to a variety of automated and rules-based systems used to categorize Dow Jones content.
Testing the accuracy and completeness of Dow Jones data related to companies, executives and financial markets.
Building and enhancing the content for Dow Jones Risk and Compliance
Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:
We're looking for candidates who have just finished a bachelor's degree. Master students’ applications will also be considered
Solid research skills
Enjoys working with news and information, without necessarily the desire to write the news
Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
Meticulous attention to detail
Exceptional verbal and written communication
In addition to English, other languages are a plus as you’ll deal with Data Strategy team members around the globe including Barcelona, London, Singapore and Shanghai (sorry, no travel required)
Either a YouTube video or 4-slide PowerPoint telling us how you believe data, hard facts, and numbers influence the world
Please note only successful candidates will be contacted
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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 .
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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).
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