Broadcast Journalist

A full-time journalism job at Isle of Wight Radio in Isle of Wight
Posted 20 April 2019, 5.28am edt

Broadcast Journalist wanted! Will you join Isle of Wight Radio’s award-winning team?

We need YOU to work as part of our tight-knit team: Writing and reading bulletins and online news stories; Presenting our news programmes; Out on the road reporting; Sourcing images and video; Co-presenting.

You will thrive on the challenge of delivering news that isn’t generated by press releases. A sound knowledge of journalism law and a thorough understanding of the benefits of social media are crucial. You’ll love current affairs and take a keen interest in the stories making the local, national and international headlines.

You will have a great written style and understand the difference between writing for the web and writing for broadcast. You’ll boast an eye for detail and accuracy. You’ll need to work shifts and be prepared for some anti-social hours here or there.

In return, we can promise some glorious beaches, great ice cream and some beautiful places to visit when you’re not at work.

The successful candidate will need to be living on the Isle of Wight (or be willing to move here). A full, clean UK Driving Licence is preferable.

Ready for the challenge? Please email us a CV, short cover letter and an example of your voice (MP3 or WAV file). Wing them over ASAP to and before Friday 26 April 2019.

This job closed on 27 April, 2019 so we’re afraid you can no longer apply for this role.
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