We’re looking for an exceptional journalist to create compelling and insightful content across our weekend magazine stable. The role will be responsible for producing top-quality stories for the print editions and associated digital and social media platforms of Canvas, Weekend and Spy.
The successful candidate will be a writer with a stellar track-record of reporting, who is full of interesting and inspiring story ideas, has a comprehensive network of contacts and who can work seamlessly across print, digital and social media channels.
The role will require:
At least three years’ experience in an editorial news environment, covering a wide range of topics
Sound news judgement
The ability to generate top-rate original and creative story and multi-platform content ideas
Experience of using social media as a news gathering tool
High attention to detail and a good working knowledge of current media law
The role is full-time, based in our central Auckland newsroom, reporting to the Weekend Magazines Editor.
Applications and expressions of interest can be made to:
NZ Herald Editorial Department – firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close Friday, November 4th.
Applications must be able to work in New Zealand and have a current work visa.