Listed 30 Oct 2020

Voice Tech Content Editor

Southern Cross Austereo, Brisbane
Application close: 30 Nov 2020

Are you a seasoned audio Journalist looking for an exciting new challenge? This is the opportunity you’ve been waiting for!

Southern Cross Austereo is an exciting, vibrant, energetic and progressive company employing over 2500 staff nationally. We are dedicated to delivering firsts in entertainment solutions with the ability to reach 95% of Australian’s through our Radio, TV and Digital channels. Working at Southern Cross Austereo is far more than a job – it’s an opportunity to be associated with one of the world’s leaders in media entertainment.

Within this newly created role, the Voice Tech Content Editor will join SCA’s Audio on Demand News Delivery team and will be responsible for curating and publishing both timely and timeless content for  voice tech dashboards and other digital audio platforms. This position requires a journalistic approach to fact checking, diarised content management and a polished voice delivery.

We are looking for someone who can work under pressure, to tight deadlines and have the creative capability to research, write and edit voice content for applications across SCA. As a member of the National News Team, you will also be required to aid the newsroom across a variety of shifts, identifying and creating compelling targeted news and information content for SCA’s On Air and Digital News platforms.

As the winning candidate, you must:

Have strong experience delivering News and Content on-air, adopting a range of styles, tools, and techniques appropriate to the audience and nature of the information
Have a creative flair and the ability to write compelling and timely news for online platforms
Have experience curating locally relevant, events-based content
Be able to adopt your style to create brand-relevant content
Be able to multitask, work to tight deadlines and remain calm under pressure
Possess first-class verbal and written communication skills
Be able to work cooperatively with multiple teams from audio, visual, talent and national news
Have exceptional time management and organisational skills
Possess a degree qualification in Journalism, Communications, or Media (desirable) and significant paid significance within a similar role
The opportunities are endless when you’re working for one of Australia’s leading media companies. As the newest member of the team you’ll get all the support and guidance you need to develop your skills, grow your career and reach your full potential.

As a member of our National News Team, you’ll be tasked with creating truly compelling content that gets talked about. You’ll be relentless in your pursuit of the best on air content. Importantly, you’ll leave no stone unturned to transform your amazing ideas into the real thing.

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

Please note that SCA reserves the right to commence recruitment activities immediately and may close applications once a suitable pool of applications have been received. So if you are keen, please don’t delay!

Apply here