Media job: Senior news reporter, The Press and Journal

CLOSING DATE: May 24, 2019

Senior news reporter



THE Press and Journal, the UK’s biggest-selling regional newspaper, is looking for a senior news reporter.

We want to hear from experienced and talented journalists with a burning desire to take their career to the next level.

As part of the award-winning P&J team, which delivers four editions every morning across a huge circulation area in the north of Scotland, you will be expected to unearth the big stories that matter to our readers in Grampian, the Highlands and Western and northern isles.

Based at our new Marischal Square HQ in the heart of Aberdeen, the oil capital of Europe, the successful candidate will be a self-starter with a proven track record for breaking their own exclusives and building contacts, comfortable working in a multimedia environment, with an obsessive attention to detail and an ability to turn their hand to all aspects of news reporting. Shorthand at 100wpm minimum and a full driving licence are essential.

To apply for this role, please follow our online application process and submit a CV and cover letter.

To apply, click here.

This is a full-time, permanent position, working 37.5 hours per week from our Aberdeen office. We offer a generous package including 34 days holiday, health cash plan, gym discount, excellent pension, a competitive salary, and many more staff discounts and benefits.

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Closing date for applications is Friday 24th May 2019.