Listed: Jan 11, 2017
The News (Central Otago and Lakes District) is looking for a Chief
Reporter to lead a small and busy team.
The successful applicant will be an experienced journalist
with proven organisational and leadership skills. They will be
resourceful, ef?cient and able to work under deadlines.
They will be based in Alexandra but will cover community news
across Central Otago and the Queenstown Lakes District,
including everything from events, court, local government, sports,
emergencies, and art to advertising features. They will have an eye for photography and be prepared to work on video and online.
A driver’s licence is mandatory. Occasional evenings and
weekend work will be required.
The News is part of the ODT Communities group of newspapers,
owned by Allied Press. It is published weekly and delivered to
If you are ready for the next step in your career, apply to:
The News Chief Reporter Vacancy
ODT Communities Editor,
Applications close on Sunday, January 22, 2017.