Deputy Political Editor
|Posted:||Tue 14 May 2019|
|Closing Date:||Fri 31 May 2019|
|Employment Type:||Full time|
|Sector:||National Media, News and Content Agencies|
PA is recruiting a deputy political editor to join our team providing coverage of politics and more.
The successful applicant will be able to file fast, accurate and fair copy on the biggest breaking stories in Westminster and beyond.
You will be able to produce original content and analysis of developing stories of interest to PA’s huge range of customers.
We need someone who has excellent contacts with key players and can pull in exclusives, investigations and big interviews.
You will be happy filing off-beat stories as well as breaking news. You will also be confident promoting your stories via social media and through broadcast interviews.
And you will be able to run the team alongside the political editor.
Experience of political reporting is essential, along with good shorthand and training to NCTJ level or equivalent.
Please mention HoldtheFrontPage when applying for this role. This advert will expire on Friday 31st May 2019.
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