What’s the job?
This is an exciting opportunity ideally suited to someone starting out in journalism. You’ll have the opportunity to put your multi-media training and early experience into practice in a professional radio newsroom.
What will I have to do?
Duties will include supporting the output editors by sourcing & writing local radio news stories, compiling bulletins, reading, recording & despatching bulletins (as required), preparing social media messages, monitoring opposition media, newsgathering (reporting) and writing & preparing online material.
What do I need for this job?
Essentially, a journalism qualification, clean driving licence, ability to write conversational English, a good broadcasting voice, and strong knowledge of social media and online journalism. You’ll have an awareness of OFCOM regulations and media law. You’ll be passionate about news and information.
A ‘can-do attitude’ is a must, a love of communication, interest in local and community news, creativity, an inquiring mind, respectful personality, and good contact building skills.
Where could I be working?
We have openings in our Bristol, Basingstoke and Southampton news centres.
Send a C.V and demo audio, along with a paragraph on why you want to work for Celador Radio News and indicate the location you’d prefer to work in. Applications to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date 16th August