Trusted data sourcing and delivery is at the core of the Dow Jones brand and a vital pillar of our legacy as an information provider. Join our data strategy team and help the world’s biggest companies and influential leaders make timely decisions, identify business opportunities and manage risks. The Dow Jones data strategy team delivers highly-accurate, integrated proprietary and third party data – from millions of articles and tens of thousands of news and business sources in almost 200 countries – across customers’ feeds and APIs every day.
The Strategic Services team provides key strategic functions across Data Strategy, including Business Management, Content Strategy, Metadata Management, Quality and Solutions. The Strategic Services group houses all non-research capabilities within Data Strategy.
Business Management focuses on internal projects and Data Strategy policies. Business Managers drive the Data Strategy leadership teams toward a more productive, efficient future and reduce the burden of non-delivery work for the majority of our staff.
The Business Manager reports to the Head of Business Management. The individual will be part of Strategic Services’ Business Management team. You will implement, organise and manage Data Strategy’s internal programs and activities in Singapore and Shanghai offices. Oversee the day to day office operations relevant to Data Strategy. Additionally, you will assist the Head of Business Management to conceptualize, plan and execute broader Data Strategy-wide programs and tasks.
Cross-functional responsibilities include planning, operational and budget management
Support and lead management activities of Data Strategy’s Singapore and Shanghai teams
Help drive a culture of continuous improvement
Establish and manage processes related to Data Strategy-wide initiatives, including Business Continuity, training and People team programs
Represent Data Strategy APAC’s needs in departmental planning
Own specific projects as defined
Skills & Experience:
Understanding of diverse business processes, including people management and finance operations
Ability to work collaboratively across the organization
Proven ability to multitask
Very well organized
Strong knowledge of Google suite of products; knowledge of design software applications and tools is preferred
Experience with people or project management is preferred
Bachelor's degree required
If this position matches your experience, skills and motivations please submit your CV and a covering letter detailing why you feel you are suitable for the role.
Please note only candidates requested for interview will be contacted
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Business Area: DATA STRATEGY
Job Category: Business Operations 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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