Associate, Strategy & Business Analyst

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Dow Jones

Associate, Strategy & Business Analyst

New York, NY
Full Time
  • Responsibilities

    Job Description:

    Dow Jones powers the business and professional world with news, information and data from our portfolio of iconic brands, including The Wall Street Journal, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Investors Business Daily and Factiva. We are seeking an analytical trailblazer with a keen understanding of industry trends and business models to help fuel our long term growth.

    The role entails identifying and quantifying new growth opportunities, guiding strategic business decisions and partnership negotiations with analytical rigor, and collaborating with senior leaders across Dow Jones.

    You will:

    • Work on the Business Analysis team in support of new business ventures and strategic partnerships

    • Derive actionable insights from market research, competitive trends and industry sources.

    • Prepare financial models, business plans, and investment requests.

    • Create C-level presentations that drive decision making.

    • Support deal negotiations, analyze & grow existing partnerships, and help DJ enter new markets.

    • Work in a fast paced environment across all of Dow Jones’ brands and business models.

    • Have exposure to C-suite leaders at Dow Jones/News Corp and key partners at Google, Apple, etc.

    Basic Qualifications:

    • Minimum 1 year of experience in media strategy/corporate development, investment banking, consulting, or similar environments

    • BA or BS from a four year accredited college or university

    • Demonstrated experience working with large data sets, performing analysis, creating financial models and creating actionable insights

    • Excellent communication skills and experience presenting to C-suite

    • Entrepreneurial drive and resourcefulness

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • 2 or more years of experience in media strategy/corporate development, investment banking, consulting, or similar environments

    • Deep understanding of technology disruption and changing consumer behaviors in the news media.

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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 . Please put “Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line.

    To enter one of our US based offices: Any offer of employment is contingent on providing proof of Covid-19 vaccination prior to your start date, subject to approved medical and/or religious exemptions, in accordance with applicable law.

    Business Area: NEW VENTURES

    Job Category: Marketing Group

    Union Status:

    Union role

    NYC Pay Range: $40,000 - $160,000

    We recognize that attracting the best talent is key to our strategy and success as a company. As a result, we aim for flexibility in structuring competitive compensation offers to ensure we are able to attract the best candidates. The quoted salary range represents our good faith estimate as to what our ideal candidates are likely to expect, and we tailor our offers within the range based on the selected candidate's experience, industry knowledge, location, technical and communication skills, and other factors that may prove relevant during the interview process.

    Pay-for-performance is a key element in our strategy to attract, engage, and motivate talented people to do their best work. Similarly to salary, for bonus eligible roles, targets are set based on a variety of factors including competitive market practice.

    For benefits eligible roles, in addition to cash compensation, the company provides a comprehensive and highly competitive benefits package, with a variety of physical health, retirement and savings, caregiving, emotional wellbeing, transportation, and other benefits, including "elective" benefits employees may select to best fit the needs and personal situations of our diverse workforce.

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  • About Us

    Starting out as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has become a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including our flagship Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch and Financial News and other great products. World-class journalism lies at the core of our growing news-derived data capabilities, driven by innovation in AI and machine learning. We understand that the better the provenance of information, the greater the opportunity.