Are you seeking a new challenge? If so, we've got just the job for you! NZME is seeking a confident, experienced journalist to lead its Palmerston North-based news team. 

The successful applicant will have a recognised journalism qualification, be able to generate  plenty of interesting stories and photos and turn these into a must-read, lively newspaper and great digital content. Strong news judgment is essential, as are great writing skills and ability to take video. We're looking for a people person with a positive attitude who can forge strong relationships within the community. The ability to take the paper's digital platforms to the next level will also be vital. For the right person reduced hours or flexible working arrangements are a definite possibility.​

In return, we offer a job in a terrific lifestyle location working with a friendly team. NZME is a company fostering the growth and development of its biggest asset – its employees. Our culture is second to none, we are diverse and inclusive, we tell it like it is, challenge the status quo and like some fun along the way!

Sound like you? Send your CV and cover letter to: careers@nzme.co.nz


Applicants for this position must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit