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.
The Dow Jones Partners & Alliances group is seeking an agile, smart, energetic undergraduate student to join our team for Summer 2019. In this role you’ll gain hands on experience and work alongside business stakeholders. We’re looking for someone that is detail-oriented, ready to take initiative, and put both their analytical and communication skills to use.
Our ideal candidate is a top performer. They’re eager to dive in and they’re not afraid to ask questions, take risks, learn new things, and anticipate needs of the team. We’re looking for a go-getter with the desire to contribute to our fast paced and technology driven work environment. You must also work well with diverse teams and be able to take on initiatives and lead projects.
Key responsibilities include:
Identifying new and emerging firms to partner with and prioritize them
Analyzing partner growth and comparing to revenue from that partner - continuing the work from previous efforts by interns
Documenting all collateral that exists with partners and identifying what the gaps are
Auditing invoices/contracts and utilizing Salesforce to update details in conjunction with billing
Collection, analysis and reporting of various different types of data
Assisting in the onboarding of new partners
A self-starter that is able to collaborate actively with others in a cross-functional team
Currently a rising college/university senior
Intellectually curious, willing to express thoughts freely
Superb interpersonal, presentational and written skills
Detailed-oriented with the ability to process large amounts of data
Able to prioritize manage and execute tasks, while adhering to critical project timelines in a very fast-paced environment
Ability to develop new approaches to complex problems and convey these solutions simply, in the form of presentations and specifications
Well rounded personality and experiences
Management, Product Development, IT Management, Legal, Data Analysis or related background
Cover letter: In your cover letter, answer the following question: Our work environment can be very busy and you might have to complete some work with little direction at first. How will you make progress on a project even if you haven’t been given enough information at the outset to complete it?
Application Deadline: November 30th, 2018
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Business Area: CORPORATE PARTNERSHIPS
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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