Listed 21 Jan 2020

Audio Journalist

Southern Cross Austereo, Gold Coast
Application close: 21 Feb 2020

Ever dreamt of working less than 1 minute from the beach? Spending the afternoons catching a wave? SCA is seeking a motivated and dynamic Audio Journalist to join our Gold Coast newsroom!

Come and join SCA, Australia’s largest entertainment company! We create engaging content and have plenty of fun doing it, reaching 95% of Australian through radio, TV and digital media.

As SCA’s next Journalist, you will be responsible for identifying, creating and delivering compelling news for our FM stations, our Apps, and Smart Speakers. Our successful candidate will be genuinely excited about providing our listeners with hyperlocal news and info in a variety of formats.

Requirements:

A minimum of three years full time commercial radio experience
A confident, conversational reading style which suits the Hit and Triple M Network brands
Experience with NewsBoss is preferred, but not required
An ability to handle tight deadlines and specific content requirements
An excellent knowledge of news and sport
A knowledge of the Gold Coast & Tweed areas, or the ability to immerse yourself in GC culture.
Willingness to challenge yourself with new approaches to newsgathering, and understand emerging media consumptions trends.

Most of all, SCA is 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.

Keen? Apply now by submitting your resume, cover letter and an audio demo. (Applications will NOT be considered without an audio demo) Please keep demos concise, as there is a upload size limit.

Please note that SCA reserves the right to commence recruitment activities immediately and may close applications once a suitable applicant pool has been sourced, so if you are interested please don’t delay!

Apply here