Multi-media Journalist (Trainee)
A full-time journalism job at Celador Radio in Southampton
Posted 10 May 2018, 2.29pm edt
Multi-media journalist (Trainee) Celador Radio Based Southampton
What’s the job?
This is an exciting opportunity ideally suited to someone looking for the first step in their journalism career. You’ll have the opportunity to put your multi-media training and early experience into practice in a busy regional newsroom.
What will I have to do?
Duties will include supporting the output editors by sourcing & writing local radio news stories, compiling bulletins, reading, recording & despatching bulletins (as required), preparing social media messages, monitoring opposition media, newsgathering (reporting) and writing & preparing online material. Contact building.
What do I need for this job?
Essentially, a journalism qualification, clean driving licence, ability to write conversational English, a good broadcasting voice, and strong knowledge of social media and online journalism. You’ll have an awareness of OFCOM regulations and media law. You’ll also be passionate about local news and information, and a hard worker.
A ‘can-do attitude’ is a must, a love of communication, interest in local and community news, creativity, an inquiring mind, respectful personality, and good contact building skills.
Where could I be working?
The opportunity is in our Southampton newsroom