Wall Street journal seeks education bureau chief
The Wall Street Journal is seeking an experienced journalist to join its U.S. news leadership team in a newly created position, education bureau chief.
The editor will run the Journal’s coverage of education, a subject about which The Journal and its readers care passionately.
The bureau covers all aspects of education from the college admissions scandal to pre-K access, from new approaches to teaching reading to issues of campus free speech.
The ideal candidate will bring both investigative drive and narrative craft. The ability to spot memorable stories is a must. A successful editor will have a great touch for engaging on all platforms.The editor needs to love news and big, fast-breaking news stories. This is a great opportunity for someone eager to be part of the biggest stories of the day, while striving for deeply reported narratives, investigations and enterprise journalism.
The editor needs to be a great manager and collaborator. The job requires leading a team of reporters in New York as well as other locations across the U.S.