Listed 7 Feb 2020

Casual Journalist

Southern Cross Austereo, Townsville
Application close: 28 Feb 2020

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

As SCA’s next Casual Audio 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 hyper-local news and info in a variety of formats.


Experience in a commercial radio newsroom
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 regional and rural issues, or the ability to immerse yourself within the local culture
Willingness to challenge yourself with new approaches to newsgathering, and understand emerging media consumption 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 news demo. (Applications will NOT be considered without an audio news demo)

Apply here