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HTFP Jobs: Reporter, Barrow-in-Furness


The Mail

Based: Barrow-in-Furness

Posted: Thu 25 Oct 2018 Closing Date: Wed 19 Dec 2018
Employer: The Mail
Job Category: Senior reporters
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. This year alone 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: Apply with CV and covering letter to

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 19 December 2018


Please mention HoldtheFrontPage when applying for this role. This advert will expire on Wednesday 19th December 2018.

Employer Information

The Mail
United Kingdom

Phone: 01229 840104

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