News Corp Australia opens Armidale digital reporter job
at MediaConnect Australia
at NSW (Non-Sydney)
News Corp Australia is searching for a digital reporter to be stationed in Armidale, NSW. The reporter will be tasked to produce articles about the local community from initial pitch to final publication, plus encourage subscriptions to the digital news portal. Produced stories may be based on data analysis of feedback from online users, and must follow established guidelines. The reporter will also be guided to develop relationships with all members of the community including local entrepreneurs, families, sports players, and local government officials. The successful applicant must have a comprehensive record in multimedia/digital journalism, including newsroom stints and a drive for in-depth research and serious questioning. The person also has to demonstrate proficiency in running a CMS and social media accounts, plus search engine optimisation. Most importantly, the candidate should have close links with the local community.