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Senior Reporter, Gold Coast BulletinNews Corp Australia
Senior Reporter, Gold Coast Bulletin Gold Coast QLD, Australia - Set the news agenda and break the big stories - Create high-quality content that engages readers - Opportunity for professional growth and career progression The Gold Coast Bulletin is looking for a confident and experienced journalist to join its dynamic newsroom. The role includes regular weekend shifts and requires a writer with demonstrated ability who isn't afraid to ask tough questions and tackle the region's most important issues. We're looking for an enthusiastic and resilient individual who has the ability to build rapport with a wide range of people and gain exclusive insights to break the big stories and find fresh angles.
The best candidate will be skilled in news gathering and developing key contacts, have a solid grasp of social media and the ability to pitch and deliver engaging, high-quality content that drives conversation. This is a prime opportunity for a motivated journalist to take their career to the next level in an agenda-setting newsroom at a company that can provide an exciting career path and values people willing to move so they can grow professionally. What's the role? - Source and create compelling stories that resonate with an audience - Deliver relevant content that both engages existing subscribers and attracts new readers - Work under deadline pressure in a fast-paced environment without compromising on quality or accuracy - Focus on online engagement and drive subscription growth - Demonstrate initiative to search for stories that are not already breaking and identify unique angles that drive conversation and move the issue forward Who are you? - A confident and experienced journalist with demonstrated ability - Thrives on the challenge of meeting business outcomes and reader expectations and actively looks to exceed them - Ability tocut through political speak and get to the core of complex issues - Strong news judgment and interview skills - Understands and has experience in digital storytelling as well as print - Willing to embrace change and demonstrate agility in a fast-paced sector - Self-starter who can maintain high levels of personal organisation and time management - Understands social media, SEO, digital data and is active on social media platforms - Harding working, detail-oriented and able to stay calm under pressure - Able to build and maintain a solid network of valuable contacts What's in it for you? - A chance to pioneer the way forward in storytelling - Opportunity for ongoing career development through different pathways - A creative and collaborative work environment - Variety of work where no two days are the same - The opportunity to work with some of Australia's most recognised and prestigious brands - The chance to make a tangible difference in the community as part of Australia's most influential media organisation - A coastal lifestyle at one of Australia's most vibrant and desirable locations Who are we? The Gold Coast Bu....