Broadcast Journalist – Signal 1 and 2

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Wireless Group Published: January 11, 2018
Location
Stoke
Job Type
Category
Country
UK

Description

Broadcast Journalist – Signal 1 and 2 (Stoke)

Let us introduce ourselves. We are the Wireless Group and we recruit awesome people.

Wireless Group are a leading media company, operating 23 radio brands across the UK and Ireland. These include popular local radio stations, as well as famous national brands such as talkSPORT, the world's biggest sports radio station, and Virgin Radio. We also operate a number of successful DAB stations across the country.

As well as radio, Wireless Group also operates a growing digital service with Simply Zesty and Tibus.

Wireless Group is also part of News UK, which is part News Corp – a world renowned global news and media business.

That means we can offer awesome people like you, a range of awesome opportunities to build an exciting career at a local, national and even global level within the news industry.

Right now we’re recruiting for an experienced Broadcast Journalist to join our news and sport team covering Signal 1 and 2.

The towns and communities our stations cover are a hotbed for news and sport and you’ll be right in the thick of it!

One day you’ll be in court covering a big story, the next day you’ll be in a stadium reporting on the build up to a big match. There’ll be new stories to tell every day and many of these stories move from local interest to national headlines overnight.

In fact, our coverage of news last year received a nomination at the IRN Awards.

To join our team you’ll need to sound great, have a recognised journalism qualification, previous newsroom experience and a full driving licence.

In return we’re offering a competitive salary and the chance to take your journalism career to the next level in an exciting and diverse local radio environment.

Take the next step and click APPLY today.

You’ll also need to send a voice demo and any recordings of your previous work.

The Wireless Group (GB) is one of the largest radio groups in the UK, with market leading local stations and the UK’s leading sports radio station. We believe that if you work for us, we can offer an exciting career path within one of the UK’s largest media organisations. Wireless Group is part of News UK, which is part of News Corp – a global media business focused on creating and distributing content that educates, entertains, informs and inspires our customers.

To apply, please send a copy of your CV together with a covering letter which should include links to a broadcasting demo by yourself to careers@news.co.uk