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HTFP Jobs: Reporter, Barrow in Furness


The Mail

Based: Barrow in Furness

Posted: Wed 9 Jan 2019 Closing Date: Fri 25 Jan 2019
Employer: The Mail
Job Category: Social media specialists
Specialist reporters
Employment Type: Full time
Sector: Regional Media

Job Description

The award-winning Society of Editors Daily Newspaper of the Year (below 20,000) The Mail, in Barrow in Furness has a unique opening for a Crime Reporter/Reporter.

The busy three edition, campaigning daily newspaper is part of Newsquest Cumbria – one of the country’s leading regional media companies.

The vacancy available is ideally for a senior reporter but applications from trainee reporters will be considered.

South Cumbria is a beautiful part of the world in which to live and work and offers reporters a wide variety of stories to get their teeth into. In the past year the paper has covered big national stories ranging from the influx of high profile drugs death in Barrow, a visit from the Prime Minister and other high profile ministers as well as the government investing millions of pounds into the BAE Shipyard.

To be considered for this role, you will have passed your NCTJ prelims with shorthand and/or be fully NQJ qualified or working towards the qualification.

For more information or for an informal chat before applying please contact The Mail Editor, Vanessa Sims at or 01229 840150.

Contact Details

To Apply: Send your CV and covering letter to

Closing date for applications: Friday 25 January 2019


Please mention HoldtheFrontPage when applying for this role. This advert will expire on Friday 25th January 2019.

Employer Information

The Mail
United Kingdom

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