Media Job: Senior news reporter/assistant news editor, The Press and Journal

CLOSING DATE: August 28, 2015

THE Press and Journal, Scotland’s best-selling quality newspaper and one of the biggest regional daily papers in the UK is seeking a….

senior news reporter/assistant news editor 

This is a golden opportunity to be in the thick of the action at the award-winning Press and Journal.

As a senior news reporter, you will have a track record of breaking big stories, developing excellent contacts and possibly news desk experience already.

This role also offers opportunities to work on our news desk – helping to produce six editions every day across the Highlands and north-east of Scotland.

Based in Aberdeen, you would report to the news editor. As an assistant news editor, you will need a cool head, prove you can multi-task and handle copy with legal safety in mind.

This also happens to be a great place to live and work.

You will enjoy a competitive salary, contributory pension scheme, healthcare cash plan and a generous holiday allowance. Aberdeen Journals is committed to a policy of equal opportunities for all staff.

If you think you have what it takes and the experience required, send your CV and covering letter by post to :

Damian Bates, editor-in-chief,

The Press and Journal,
PO Box 43, Lang Stracht, Aberdeen, AB15 6DF

or e-mail 

Closing date: August 28, 2015.