Are you a qualified journalist looking for a new challenge in one of the country’s lifestyle capitals? If so, this just might be the opportunity you’ve been waiting for. NZME is seeking a journalist in Rotorua on a fixed-term basis for parental leave cover.


You’ll have a recognised journalism qualification and preferably experience working in a daily newsroom. A nose for news, strong research, writing and digital skills, and excellent time management skills are critical. A positive attitude and a winning smile are essential!


This role is based in Rotorua, which boasts a fantastic lifestyle with plenty of outdoor pursuits and is close to other North Island destinations. NZME is one of NZ’s biggest media companies, fostering the growth and development of all staff. So don’t delay as role such as opportunities such as this don’t present themselves every day!


Send your CV and cover letter to vacancies@bayofplentytimes.co.nz, showcasing your skills and brilliance.



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