Reporter - Aviation, The Wall Street Journal - DC

Washington D.C.
Reporter, Aviation
28 Sep 2016
28 Oct 2016
Job Type
Full Time

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.

Job Requirements

The Wall Street Journal is looking for an enterprising reporter to join its aviation team with a focus on covering Boeing, one of America's most important companies. The job requires close coverage of the company's performance, products and culture, including everything from new thinking on airliners to labor policy.

The successful candidate will be expected to break significant news, offer sharp analysis on broad themes and deliver smart enterprise on a regular basis.

As a crucial member of the aviation team, the successful candidate will also be expected to become an expert on the sector broadly and to contribute meaningful insight and reporting when news breaks anywhere in the industry. Strong collaboration skills are a must, as this reporter will be a key player on an team of aviation reporters around the globe.

The role will also include coverage of other commercial aerospace companies, as well as the regulatory environment in which they operate. Previous experience covering aviation or a corporate beat is a plus.

Applications should include a resume, cover letter, and up to five published clips.


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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