Are you an experienced Reporter with a passion for journalism and politics? Our reputable B2B publishing client is looking for a motivated Reporter to write both news and analysis for their title.
The initial role will be from January 2018 - November 2018 to cover a period of maternity leave, however the role may lead to other opportunities within the business.
You will be building relationships and securing exclusives from key figures in local government.
Key Responsibilities of the Reporter:
Reporting on the fast-paced local government world
Passion for journalism
Engaging with leading figures in and around local government
Strong writing and analytical skills
Ability to maintain reporting beat, potentially including council finance, local economic growth and devolution
Skills and Experience Required for the Reporter:
Graduate journalism qualification preferred, as is shorthand
Experience of work on trade title preferred
A portfolio showing how you have come up with ideas for journalistic investigations and undertaken them
Proven ability to produce high quality, accurate work to detailed deadlines
Strong knowledge of public sector, especially councils
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a real market leading title in an exciting and dynamic market sector. If you feel you meet the requirement of the role then please don’t hesitate to apply today. The deadline for applications is the 8th November with interviews being held on W.C.13/11/2017.
- Analytical Skills
- Local Government
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