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The Times and The Sunday Times seek data journalist [UK]

The Times and The Sunday Times seek data journalist [UK]

Posted on August 21, 2017

Deadline: 

September 10, 2017

Data journalists can apply for this position in London.

The Times and The Sunday Times are hiring a journalist skilled in computational methods to help in data investigations.

The data journalist who will work with the team to generate story ideas; pitch, research and write investigations; assist reporters with data journalism techniques across all subjects; build contacts and collaborate inside and outside the newsroom.

Candidates must have have proficiency using one or more programming languages, such as Python, R or SQL, for data collection and analysis; training or experience in journalism (e.g. news writing, media law, investigative research); awareness of statistical methods; and demonstrable interest in public interest journalism and U.K. current affairs.

The deadline is Sept. 10.

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