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Press Association

Based: London

Posted: Tue 14 May 2019
Closing Date: Fri 31 May 2019
Employer: Press Association
Job Category: Specialist reporters
Employment Type: Full time
Sector: National Media, News and Content Agencies

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Deputy Political Editor

Press Association

Based: London

Posted: Tue 14 May 2019
Closing Date: Fri 31 May 2019
Employer: Press Association
Job Category: Specialist reporters
Employment Type: Full time
Sector: National Media, News and Content Agencies

Job Description

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.

Contact Details

Contact teilo.colley@pressassociation.com.

 

Please mention HoldtheFrontPage when applying for this role. This advert will expire on Friday 31st May 2019.

Employer Information

Press Association
United Kingdom