NZME is looking for a talented, versatile junior reporter to take up this outstanding opportunity in our Palmerton-North based newsroom, writing for the Manawatu Guardian and the wider NZME network.

The person we're looking for will be bright, focused, full of ideas and driven by a passion for journalism and thrive in an independent working environment.  They will have a recognised journalism qualification, an exceptional way with words and an attitude of curiosity and tenacity. Also vital will be an eagerness to continually upskill and to experiment with new ways of storytelling as NZME shows the way in newsroom integration in New Zealand. As a successful new reporter you will gain an invaluable grounding in all facets of the news business across multiple media platforms.

This position offers a rare chance to get a foothold in New Zealand's leading media and entertainment company, where we live and breathe our values to be Curious, Connected and Confident; meaning we tell it like it is, dare to try, back ourselves and want some fun along the way.

If you think you have what it takes to join our team and fast-track your career to the highest level, apply with recent examples of work and CV to: careers@nzme.co.nz


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