Think you know who should start at first-five? Or are you at least willing to ask Steve Hansen who it will be?

We are looking for a qualified sports journalist to work at NZME Central in Auckland. You will pit yourself alongside some of the most well-known names in sports media, joining the best in the business when it comes to sports journalism and a talented team.

You will need to wow us with your outstanding sports knowledge, strong writing skills and broadcast quality voice (previous experience is essential). We’re after that special someone who is confident on-air, shoots for and never misses deadlines, can gather and break sports news as it happens and at the same time displays strong relationships with sports teams & athletes and is a team player in a tight knit environment.

The hours of work will be varied, including night and weekend shifts, but you’ll know this as it’s the nature of sports! And in return we can offer you a fun, supportive environment with genuine opportunities to expand and build on your skills. We’re in a purpose built new building with amazing studio spaces; we’re future focused and constantly innovating and looking forward to bringing you along on our ride.

To apply please email your CV and on air sample if you have one to: Annemarie.gibson@nzme.co.nz Applications close 11 October, 2016


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