Data Journalist - Hanley Wood

Journalist25/08/201525/08/2015Hanley WoodWashington D.C., United StatesData SkillsDesignSocial MediaHTMLCSSJavascriptD3SpreadsheetsSQLIllustratorPhotoshopAfter EffectsMappingGraphicsGoogle AnalyticsAbility to pitch new content ideas for multiple brands based on qualitative and quantitative data; Ability to manage the moving parts of a project from start to finish, including data wrangling, web packaging, graphic and interactive elements, and promotion via social media or newsletters; Ability to work independently or with multiple teams within Hanley Wood's media unit, particularly the Interactive Design to produce digital packages ; Strong attention to detail, and organizational skills; Candidates should have working knowledge of HTML and CSS, JavaScript (experience with D3 a plus) ; Proficiency working with databases, Excel (SQL is a plus), Adobe Creative Suite ; Interest in the visual display of data and how it can enhance data-driven content; Ability to juggle multiple tasks at once and meet daily/weekly deadlines ; Experience in statistics, data analysis, cartography, web-native storytelling, or computer assisted reporting (CAR); Interest in and ability to mine data from public/government sources as well as proprietary sources (Metrostudy); Understanding of, or interest in learning how to track content performance in Google Analytics, and use website analytics to inform future content development; Personal interest in sustainability, architecture, product design, home building, demographics, and the economy is a plusHanley Wood Media, Inc. is seeking a Data Journalist to join the digital content team. The Data Journalist will be responsible for bridging editorial content with primary and secondary housing data provided by Metrostudy, a Hanley Wood company. This individual must be proficient in all aspects of news reporting. He/She must have strong writing and editing skills and be able to pitch story ideas for the web while working with editors on other content projects.Apply