Location UK / Bangor Area

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1384981

 Job Description

Reporter based in Bangor responsible for feature work, general new gathering and reporting

Position: Reporter

The Person:

The following applicant should have a recognised journalistic qualification, and be educated to A level or above. It is essential that the candidate has a full driving licence and shorthand. The candidate should possess writing flair, be self-motivated and have the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines. An in depth knowledge of the Ards and North Down areas would be advantageous. Good communication and personal skills for dealing with the public are vital.

The Role:

The successful applicant will join the busy editorial team of the County Down Spectator, based in Bangor, County Down. The responsibilities will include feature work, general news gathering and reporting. In addition an ability to provide coverage of courts, council and various public meetings would be required.

The Rewards:

This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to refine their existing skills in all areas of journalism and the wider media industry, with a proactive and ambitious company. The successful candidate will be rewarded with a good salary.

To Apply:

Please click on the APPLY button below to forward your CV.

The closing date for receipt of completed application forms is 5p.m. on Friday 8th February 2018.

All Applications Welcome. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.