Rural Reporter

Rural Reporter

Listed: Sep 11, 2019
Permanent – full-time
Closing: Sep 23, 2019
Southland / Invercargill
Advertising, arts & media

Are you a journalist with a passion for local rural news?


Southern Rural Life has opportunities for a professional and
enthusiastic reporter to join its team in Otago-Southland.


The ideal applicant will have sound rural knowledge and journalism skills.


Southern Rural Life is an Allied Press Ltd community newspaper
delivered weekly to more than 21,000 rural boxes in Otago and
Southland.


The role will require you to cover local rural issues, events and
human interest stories, as well as write advertising features.


The successful candidate will be a self-starter, able to juggle tasks and meet deadlines. Strong photography skills are required and video and website skills are desirable. A full driver’s licence is essential. Some evening and weekend work
will be required.


If you think this is for you, please send your CV with a covering
letter to . Informal inquiries about the role are welcome and should be directed to Sally Rae, Allied Press Rural Editor ().


Applications for the role close on Monday, September 23.


Please note that you must have the right to live and work in
New Zealand to apply for this role.


Disclaimer: Allied Press does not accept unsolicited agency
résumés. Allied Press is not responsible for any fees related to
unsolicited résumés.