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Chief Reporter

Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset

Published
06-02-2020
Job ad details
Published
06-02-2020
Expires
27-02-2020
Job ID
330172813
Job type
Full-time
Permanent
Salary level
£22 - £22  per year
Job sector
Admin, Secretarial, PA, Marketing and PR, Media,Creative, Design , IT, Telecoms, Management & Business, Customer Services

Chief Reporter, Weston-Super-Mare


We are looking for a dynamic, committed journalist to drive improved digital performance in Archants Somerset newsroom, home to the Weston Mercury and North Somerset Times.

Reporting to the Somerset Editor, the Chief Reporter role is a first step into newsdesk leadership for a talented and creative journalist with a passion for digital content. The two Chief Reporters work with the Somerset Editor to foster and maintain a large, loyal, local digital audience.

The successful candidate will have:

-Best digital practice in a newsroom with an audience-first strategy.
-Their senior NQJ qualification.
-Proven experience of innovative digital news experience and a keen sense for the types of content which work online, and how best to present that content.
-A great news sense and ability to generate and deliver strong story ideas in areas beyond hard news both for online and print.
-Expertise in SEO, social media and a variety of digital storytelling methods.
-Appetite for the use of analytics to inform newsroom decision-making.
-Ability to work flexibly with shift patterns including evenings and occasional weekends.
-Extensive reporting experience in a number of different fields, plus a strong knowledge of the Weston-super-Mare and North Somerset patch and its issues and characters, enabling you to source content from a defined news patch.
 

SALARY AND BENEFITS

-Salary £22k
-Full 25 days paid holiday + statutory bank holidays
-Annual volunteer day
-Cycle to Work scheme
-Archant Gold matched charity fundraising
-Give as You Earn tax-free charity giving scheme
 

WHAT NEXT?

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your CV by clicking on the "Apply" link below.

Please note that if you have not been invited in for an interview within two weeks of your application, then you can assume on this occasion that you have been unsuccessful.

 

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Chief Reporter, Weston-Super-Mare


We are looking for a dynamic, committed journalist to drive improved digital performance in Archants Somerset newsroom, home to the Weston Mercury and North Somerset Times.

Reporting to the Somerset Editor, the Chief Reporter role is a first step into newsdesk leadership for a talented and creative journalist with a passion for digital content. The two Chief Reporters work with the Somerset Editor to foster and maintain a large, loyal, local digital audience.

The successful candidate will have:

-Best digital practice in a newsroom with an audience-first strategy.
-Their senior NQJ qualification.
-Proven experience of innovative digital news experience and a keen sense for the types of content which work online, and how best to present that content.
-A great news sense and ability to generate and deliver strong story ideas in areas beyond hard news both for online and print.
-Expertise in SEO, social media and a variety of digital storytelling methods.
-Appetite for the use of analytics to inform newsroom decision-making.
-Ability to work flexibly with shift patterns including evenings and occasional weekends.
-Extensive reporting experience in a number of different fields, plus a strong knowledge of the Weston-super-Mare and North Somerset patch and its issues and characters, enabling you to source content from a defined news patch.
 

SALARY AND BENEFITS

-Salary £22k
-Full 25 days paid holiday + statutory bank holidays
-Annual volunteer day
-Cycle to Work scheme
-Archant Gold matched charity fundraising
-Give as You Earn tax-free charity giving scheme
 

WHAT NEXT?

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your CV by clicking on the "Apply" link below.

Please note that if you have not been invited in for an interview within two weeks of your application, then you can assume on this occasion that you have been unsuccessful.

 

Chief Reporter, Weston-Super-Mare We are looking for a dynamic, committed journalist to drive improved digital performance in Archants Somerset newsroom, home to the Weston Mercury and North Somerset Times. Reporting to the Somerset Editor, the Chief Reporter role is a first step into newsdesk leadership for a talented and creative journalist with a passion for digital content. The two Chief Reporters work with the Somerset Editor to foster and maintain a large, loyal, local digital audience. The successful candidate will have: -Best digital practice in a newsroom with an audience-first strategy. -Their senior NQJ qualification. -Proven experience of innovative digital news experience and a keen sense for the types of content which work online, and how best to present that content. -A great news sense and ability to generate and deliver strong story ideas in areas beyond hard news both for online and print. -Expertise in SEO, social media and a variety of digital storytelling methods. -Appetite for the use of analytics to inform newsroom decision-making. -Ability to work flexibly with shift patterns including evenings and occasional weekends. -Extensive reporting experience in a number of different fields, plus a strong knowledge of the Weston-super-Mare and North Somerset patch and its issues and characters, enabling you to source content from a defined news patch. SALARY AND BENEFITS -Salary £22k -Full 25 days paid holiday statutory bank holidays -Annual volunteer day -Cycle to Work scheme -Archant Gold matched charity fundraising -Give as You Earn tax-free charity giving scheme WHAT NEXT? If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your CV by clicking on the Apply link below. Please note that if you have not been invited in for an interview within two weeks of your application, then you can assume on this occasion that you have been unsuccessful.1122.000022.0000per year10000000000aUK_A_NORUKUnited Kingdom243GBP2020-02-27T00:00:0000010EuropeUnited KingdomSouth WestSomersetWeston-Super-Mare2114547Archant Ltd00UKUnited Kingdom2114547_logo_small.jpg0employment@archant.co.ukUKUnited KingdomUKUnited Kingdom8Full-time46Permanent106-02-202027-02-202006-02-202027-02-202027-02-202006-02-202027-02-202006-02-202027-02-2020Chief Reporter2English3Fluent11489Master Unlimited Certificate of Competency14Transport & Logistics106Certificate193Newspaper4ExpertMedia199Journalism4ExpertMedia202News reporting4ExpertMedia245108Journalist102Admin, Secretarial, PA121Marketing and PR122Media,Creative, Design 130IT, Telecoms132Management & Business139Customer Services323933590UKUnited Kingdomen-GB

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Job ad details
Published
06-02-2020
Expires
27-02-2020
Job ID
330172813
Jobtype
Full-time
Permanent
Salary level
£22 - £22  per year
Job sector
Admin, Secretarial, PA, Marketing and PR, Media,Creative, Design , IT, Telecoms, Management & Business, Customer Services
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