We’re on the hunt for a versatile entry-level journalist to join our fast-paced, award winning, state of the art newsroom.

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 attitude of curiosity and tenacity and an eagerness to continually upskill and to experiment with new ways of storytelling. 

The ability to work across print and digital platforms is essential in this role, as is accurate writing and time management skills. You’ll be excited by the prospective of an adaptive and ever changing environment where you’ll become as well versed in everything from investigative journalism, to video via smart phone and social media for breaking news. We value a professional attitude, the ability to work collaboratively in a team and take direction along with a fun and upbeat personality.

This is your chance to work at NZ’s premier media organisation. The NZME culture is diverse and inclusive; we tell it like it is, dare to try, back ourselves to the hilt and we’re big on innovation.   

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: edapps@nzme.co.nz



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