Reporter


Reporter

South Coast, NSW, Australia

Make the move to the South Coast of NSW

Join Australia’s most influential media organisation


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The South Coast News has a proud heritage of covering the news that matters to readers and is looking for an agile reporter to continue that tradition in a fast-paced, digitally focused environment.

We’re looking for an enthusiastic and resilient individual who is not afraid to ask questions, has the ability to build a rapport with a wide range of people and can deliver engaging, high-quality content that matters to readers.

The best candidate will be confident and skilled in news gathering, have a solid grasp of social media and a natural curiosity about the community.

This is a prime opportunity for a keen reporter to take their career to the next level in a company that can provide an exciting career path and values people willing to move so they can grow professionally.

What’s the role?

Source and create compelling stories that resonate with an audience

Deliver relevant content that both engages our existing subscribers and attracts new readers


Work under deadline pressure in a fast-paced environment to cover breaking stories without compromising on quality or accuracy


Focus on online engagement and drive subscription growth


Demonstrate initiative to search for stories that are not already breaking and identify unique angles that drive conversation and move the issue forward


Digest digital data and use it in planning content


Who are you?

Thrives on the challenge of meeting business outcomes and reader expectations and actively looks to exceed them

Strong news judgment and interview skills


Has experience in digital storytelling


Willing to embrace change and demonstrate agility in a fast-paced sector


Self-starter who can maintain high levels of personal organisation and time management


Understands social media, SEO, digital data


Ability to project plan and anticipate visual and online needs


Strong motivation, a collaborative work ethic and ability to meet deadlines


Detail-oriented, able to stay calm under pressure and know how to balance priorities


What’s in it for you?

An opportunity to pioneer the way forward in storytelling

Opportunity for ongoing career development through a variety of different pathways


A creative and collaborative environment


Variety of work where no two days are the same


The opportunity to work with some of Australia's most recognised and prestigious brands


The chance to make a tangible difference in the community as part of Australia’s most influential media organisation

Posted
05/05/2022
Location
Wollongong, NSW, AU