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.
Assist in planning and executing events, not limited to venue sourcing, RSVPs, branding and on-site staffing
Collaborate with Creative team on development of event collateral
Monitor and research industry trends and developments, explore unique and cutting edge venues and event technology
Administrative duties such as shipping event materials and inventory management
Develop professional working relationships with all internal and external stakeholders
A university graduate with 2 years of work experience in events and/or marketing
Recent Graduates with relevant internship/part-time experiences will be considered
Excellent written and verbal communications skills in English and Chinese (Mandarin and/or Cantonese). Fluency Knowledge of other Asian languages will be an advantage
Ability to work independently and proactively with strong organizational skills
Meticulous attention to detail with an inherent sense of care
A strong team-player willing to lend help to ad-hoc tasks at short notice
A natural curiosity to learn and understand our customers, as well as the role itself and how it contributes to the company
Capability to interact with various levels of internal/external stakeholders
A customer-focused approach to all tasks.
Dow Jones recruits high achievers, self-motivated and innovative thinkers and we reward talent with exceptional opportunities for career growth and competitive remuneration with comprehensive benefits. Those of you who think you can make an immediate contribution to the success of Dow Jones in Asia, we want to hear from you!
To apply, please submit in confidence a cover letter and detailed resume stating your qualifications, contact details and current and expected salary to us.
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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: EVENTS
Job Category: Marketing Group
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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