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HTFP Jobs: Trainee Reporter, Weston-super-Mare

Weston Mercury and North Somerset Times

Based: Weston-super-Mare

Posted: Thu 11 Apr 2019
Closing Date: Thu 25 Apr 2019
Employer: Archant South West
Job Category: Trainee & junior reporters
Employment Type: Full time
Sector: Regional Media

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Trainee Reporter

Weston Mercury and North Somerset Times

Based: Weston-super-Mare

Posted: Thu 11 Apr 2019
Closing Date: Thu 25 Apr 2019
Employer: Archant South West
Job Category: Trainee & junior reporters
Employment Type: Full time
Sector: Regional Media

Job Description

Are you an ambitious and committed journalist looking for a first newsroom position?

Located just south of Bristol in Weston-super-Mare, Archant’s Somerset newsroom is home to the much loved local titles, Weston Mercury and North Somerset Times.

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic reporter to join the team. NCTJ preliminary qualifications – including 100wpm shorthand – and a driving licence are essential, while knowledge of the patch would be an advantage.

The successful candidate will demonstrate a passion for community life, a desire to get to the heart of patch issues and a keen eye for detail; all alongside the ability to produce exclusive and accurate multi-media news and feature content to engage print and online audiences.

In return we offer a competitive salary, and excellent benefits including full 25 days paid holiday plus bank holidays, Cycle to Work scheme, Archant Gold – matched charity fundraising, Give As You Earn – tax-free charity giving scheme, Ongoing training and personal performance reviews

Contact Details

If you have any questions about the role, or to apply, email your completed application, along with your CV, to Somerset Editor Tom Wright at tom.wright@archant.co.uk by 25th April

 

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

Employer Information

Archant South West
United Kingdom