Newstalk ZB, New Zealand’s number one news and talk brand, is looking for a dynamic and eager journalist to become the Waikato & Bay of Plenty correspondent for our award winning news team.

We are looking for a news junkie who can find and tell a good story!

Ideally you will have:

  • A journalism qualification and experience working in a newsroom (broadcasting experience a plus!)
  • The ability to write succinct, clean tight copy
  • Great ideas and a fantastic general knowledge
  • Able to break stories by establishing contacts and working a regional patch.
  • An engaging, positive attitude and a good sense of humour
  • An open mind and willingness to develop your skills across a range of platforms
  • Be self-driven and self-motivated.

I know what you’re thinking. Yes – you are perfect for this role! And wondering what you get in return? An organisation valuing growth & development, reward & recognition and diversity & inclusion. A place you can tell it like it is, challenge the status quo and constantly innovate.

To join the team, please send your CV to: talkvacancies@nzme.co.nz by Friday 23rd March 2018


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