Listed 14 Jan 2021

Audio Journalist

Southern Cross Austereo, Australia - National EOI
Application close: 14 Feb 2021

Southern Cross Austereo (SCA) is Australia’s largest media company and home to some of your favourite brands including Triple M, the HIT network and PodcastOne. Do you live and breathe news and current affairs, and devour podcasts in all forms? Do you have a couple of years of audio news editing and production under your belt? This is your opportunity to join our high performing news team and share in our passion of providing our listeners with the most relevant, up to date news on all platforms – radio, apps and smart speakers.

Do you find yourself asking;

Am I looking for a new opportunity? Do I want to escape the ‘rat-race’ and settle in greener pastures? Maybe casual work would allow me to enjoy the smaller things more?

Well, with over 65 locations across this great country of ours as well as both full time and casual opportunities SCA has the perfect opportunity for you! We are engaging in a nation-wide campaign to find YOU!

SCA is now taking expressions of interests from passionate Audio Journalists for both casual and ongoing opportunities. The successful candidates will be responsible for identifying, creating and delivering compelling news to a targeted audience, as well as;

Have a minimum of three years full time commercial radio experience
Will have a confident, conversational reading style that is adaptive across both radio and podcasts
Can work on creating accurate, punchy and creative bulletins on tight deadlines, but equally dive into longer form audio journalism.
Love to work in both a solo and team environment
Have excellent knowledge of news and sport – knowledge of local, national and international issues is crucial
Have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Understand social media and experience using it as a newsgathering technique
Experience with NewsBoss is preferable
We are a values driven organisation – If you genuinely live and breathe our values, you’ll be a perfect fit for SCA. We collaborate, take initiative, maximise creativity, have courage and act with integrity.

Convinced yet? Let’s seal the deal…

The benefits of working for us are countless – to name a few we provide flexible working arrangements, a focus on work-life balance, plenty of opportunity for internal progression, health insurance discounts, workplace banking programs, concert tickets, footy tickets, special client discounts throughout the year, rooftop gigs, social gatherings – the list goes on!

Keen? Apply now by submitting your resume, cover letter and an audio demo.

PLEASE NOTE: Application will not be considered without audio demo.

Please note that SCA reserves the right to commence recruitment activities immediately and applications may close once a suitable applicant pool has been received. To avoid disappointment, apply today!

Apply here