The Australian recruiting for national education correspondent

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News Corp Australia broadsheet The Australian is recruiting for a national education correspondent, based in Surry Hills, Sydney.

The person will be the paper’s lead in covering Australia’s education sector, with the coverage including daily news and in-depth investigative pieces. The position will also be an opportunity to build and develop contacts within the academe and other education stakeholders.

The ideal candidate must be a journalist with several years’ experience reporting in the education sector, including pursuing possible breaking news materials. They should possess strong reporting and interview skills, capable content production within close deadlines, and a developed list of academic contacts. In-depth knowledge of the Australian private/public education system and related issues with government funding and policy are highly recommended.

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Eagle FM to hire workday announcer

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Applications close: 10/29/2021 08:10 PM

Radio Goulburn in NSW’s Southern Tablelands region is opening its doors for a new workdays announcer at Eagle 93.5 FM and 2GN Goulburn.

The announcer will be assigned to run the workday show, which will air on Eagle FM as well as Capital Radio. They will also serve as the station’s production manager, overseeing the creation of new, engaging content for the show lineup.

The ideal candidate should possess extensive experience in the commercial radio circuit, including strong proficiency with the ZETTA radio-management system and ProTools. They must also be familiar with the CRA Codes of Practice and can work well in a team environment.

Journalist sought for WSFM

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Applications close: 11/12/2021 08:11 PM

ARN Sydney station WSFM is opening a position for a journalist, to be on a 12-month maternity cover.

The person will be tasked to process the latest news for breakfast show Jonesy and Amanda, including pursuing subject interviews for the live broadcast. They will also aid in the development of the station’s news team and join in newsroom operations as needed.

Candidates should be broadcast communications/journalism graduates with over five years’ experience in field work and newsroom activities, plus deep knowledge of media laws. They must be proactive and physically fit for deployment on short notice.

ATN hiring for traffic reporter

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Applications close: 11/12/2021 08:11 PM

The Australian Traffic Network (ATN) is opening a full-time traffic reporter position, based out of Essendon, Melbourne.

The traffic reporter will be assigned to cover the Melbourne roads from 5AM to 9AM and from 3PM to 7PM. The work will require live TV and radio reports from the ATN chopper.

The ideal candidate must have at least two years’ live broadcast experience and are skilled in high-level audio recording and editing. They should be highly attentive to details and have strong knowledge of Melbourne’s highway and road network. The application packet should comprise a CV detailing relevant experience and a 30-second traffic demo.

Northern Star hiring for journalists

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News Corp Australia NSW regional newspaper The Northern Star is recruiting for two new journalists to be based in Lismore, NSW.

The persons will be assigned to cover the developments in the NSW North Coast, exploring unique angles to the story along the way. They will also use the opportunity to build up a network of contacts for leads, study content analytics, and participate in editorial meetings.

The ideal candidates must be journalists with a strong record in community news coverage, including digital content production within tight deadlines, in-depth interviews, and fostering local relationships. They must also be trained in digital marketing methods such as data analytics, social media, and SEO.

GOLD 104.3 to recruit video producer

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Applications close: 10/22/2021 08:10 PM

ARN is hiring a video producer for Melbourne station GOLD 104.3 FM.

The producer is primarily assigned to The Christian O’Connell Show, developing new videos about the show that are to be seeded over the Pure GOLD website and social media channels.

They will also collaborate with the digital content producer on building the overall editorial strategy behind those videos.

The ideal candidate must be a video creator with notable production experience for online and social media portals. They should demonstrate writing and editing for social media content and are proactive in content development.