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Journalist

Fairfax Media

Victor Harbor, South Australia, Australia

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Job Posted: 06/11/2018

Job Category:

Media, Adv., Arts & Entertainment / Management

Job description:

Fairfax Media is one of Australia's largest and most diversified media business. Our products and services include digital media, events, newspapers, magazines and radio. We are all about innovation and are leading the way in digital technology to engage with our customers and audiences.

We are looking for a Journalist to join The Times on a permanent full time basis in Victor Harbor SA.

Our preferred candidate will love breaking news and driving audience engagement. As our preferred candidate, you will need to have demonstrated excellence in writing balanced and accurate reports to a high standard of spelling, grammar and style.

Responsibilities of the role include, but not limited to:

  • The ability to use initiative and generate story ideas
  • Proven skills in writing for digital platforms and tight deadlines
  • A desire to be part of a team working across mastheads
  • Ensure workplace health and safety compliance by adhering to Fairfax Media's HSE policies, guidelines and practices.

The successful applicant will have the following attributes:

  • A background in Communications and/or Journalism
  • Digital news experience
  • The ideas, energy and enthusiasm to help set the news agenda
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Strong communication & writing skills
  • Capacity to meet deadlines & work flexible hours if required.

If you enjoy a dynamic working environment, you will thrive in our collaborative team culture, which is helping Australian Community Media (ACM) build a stronger, sustainable and modern media network of newspapers and websites serving regional, rural and suburban Australia.

Fairfax Media embraces all aspects of diversity & inclusion and is committed to creating a workplace which reflects the incredibly diverse customers, audiences and communities we serve.

Disclaimer: Fairfax Media does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Fairfax Media is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.