Political reporter sought for NT News
News Corp Australia paper NT News is on the market for a new political reporter, to be based in Darwin.
The reporter will produce politics and general news stories for the NT News’ paper edition and digital channels. They may be also on the move for leads to stories that have not yet reached mainstream attention and also interact with readers.
Candidates should have over three years’ journalism experience, preferably covering the politics beat, and can conduct detailed interviews. They must be team players capable of rendering sound analysis and judgment to the coverage and can submit articles on time.
Journalists sought for Stockhead
Stockhead Australia is searching for new tech journalists to be based in the Sydney CBD and West Perth.
The journalists will be tasked with writing paid content based on developments in the ASX and interviews with associated subjects such as business executives. The content should be relevant to ASX-listed small caps and investors.
Candidates must have at least two years’ experience reporting and interviewing in the tech sector, whether for digital or print publications, possess exceptional verbal/written communication skills, and can submit quality material within deadlines. Proficiency in writing biotech and resource industry articles and CMS qualifications are highly considered.
Journalist sought for WIN News Rockhampton
WIN News’ Rockhampton office is searching for a new journalist to be part of the team.
The person is tasked to research and produce fresh and accurate news content for the weekday bulletins, mostly coordinating with editors and camera crews.
Candidates for the position must be journalism graduates who have worked in media for at least one year. Their experience must include identifying and presenting story leads, assembling the story sequence for the bulletins, and following up on the material.
The person should also wield deep familiarity with media laws, strong verbal/oral communication skills, and have a keen interest in local, national and international news stories. Applications must comprise a cover letter, CV, and demo reel.
SCA hiring for Port Pirie commercial producer
Southern Cross Austereo’s (SCA) Port Pirie, SA team is in need of a new commercial producer.
The producer will be assigned to design, shoot, and edit TV and audio commercials for client advertisers in the Port Pirie region. The work will be carried out with consultations from SCA’s account management team and the clients themselves.
Applicants must have a detailed record in creative production for radio and TV, including proficiency with high-end camera systems, audio/video equipment, and editing suites. The person should also be able to work within a team and complete tasks within deadlines. Candidates with graphic design skills in addition to the above may also be considered.
News.com.au open for commercial content editor
News Corp Australia digital portal News.com.au is opening a contract position for a commercial content editor, valid up to November 2020.
The editor will be in charge of News.com.au’s new affiliate commercial content team, which will produce content pieces designed to aid in boosting user traffic to client websites. The content itself is to be structured according to the client’s branding. The traffic direction is to be aided through search, newsletters, homepage placement, data analytics, and social media shares.
The position will be open to candidates experienced in writing and editing for news and lifestyle topics. They must also have a working knowledge of affiliate marketing, stakeholder/project management, and digital marketing practices such as SEO, homepage development, and social media referrals.
Geelong Advertiser seeks sports editor
The Geelong Advertiser in Geelong, Victoria has an open position for a sports editor.
In charge of the paper’s sports desk, the sports editor will be in charge of covering all notable sporting events and to lead processing of articles provided by reporters. They may be tasked to write some articles in addition to a column, plus develop and execute new editorial strategies.
The candidate should have a deep interest in sports, from local level to international competitions. They must demonstrate prior editor-level experience, including subediting and layouting. Aspirants with digital newsroom proficiency and familiarity with Geelong’s sporting scene may be considered.