Dow Jones

Director of Communications APAC
The Director of Communications will oversee internal communications and media relations for Dow Jones in the Asia-Pacific region, based in Singapore. Reporting to the Senior Vice President, Communications, based in New York. This is both a strategic and executional role, responsible for driving regional awareness for The Wall Street Journal franchise, Barron’s Group and Dow Jones’s suite of Business-to-Business (B2B) products, including Factiva, Risk & Compliance, and Dow Jones Newswires. The Director will also work locally alongside the company’s APAC Advisor to the CEO, to drive communications in support of Dow Jones activities around the region. The Director will develop a close working relationship with the Editor, Asia of The Wall Street Journal and be an advisor on a broad range of communications issues, particularly in support of the WSJ’s robust reporting of Asia’s corporates and governments. The Director will support other Dow Jones and WSJ editors and journalists in APAC as and when required. The successful candidate will be well-versed in the broader digital media and technology landscape as well as B2B communications. There should be a demonstrated record of success in driving product launches, thought leadership initiatives and crisis communication. The Director will manage and have the support of a PR agency.
16 July 2021