NZME Bay of Plenty seeks a talented, versatile entry-level journalist to join our fast-paced Tauranga newsroom. We’re after someone bright, focused, full of ideas and driven by a passion for journalism to work primarily on the Bay of Plenty Times but also other NZME products.

Is this you? If so you’ll also have a recognised journalism qualification, plenty 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, including social media and video, is essential in this role, as is accuracy, time management and tight writing. We value a professional, positive attitude and team-work.

This role is based in the sunny, sought-after Western Bay of Plenty, which offers a terrific lifestyle and glorious beaches! What a lifestyle opportunity!

The NZME culture is one of telling it like it is, daring to try, backing ourselves all the way, innovation and fun! We're proud to be NZs leading media organisation. 

If you think you have what it takes to join our team and kick-start your career, apply with recent examples of work and CV to: vacancies@bayofplentytimes.co.nz


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