Media job: Reporter, The Scottish Sun

CLOSING DATE: March 31, 2021

THE Scottish Sun is recruiting a reporter to join its top news team. We are looking for someone with a proven track record in generating agenda-setting stories, consistently providing a high standard of copy, and regularly contributing ideas across both print and digital platforms.

What we’re looking for from you:

The ideal candidate must be able to write to a high standard in a Scottish Sun style, work independently when required, have the ability to generate/develop contacts and have the enthusiasm and drive to make an impact at the country’s best-selling title.

An enthusiastic and flexible attitude is essential, as is the ability to adapt to changing priorities and be able to work effectively and calmly under pressure. A strong knowledge of the Editors’ Code and relevant legislation is a must, as is an understanding of the Scottish courts system and the political landscape.

Experience in writing across different platforms – print and digital – is preferable, as is the ability to use shorthand.

Equal opportunities:

The company is an equal opportunities employer and wholeheartedly supports the principle of equal opportunities for all its employees and for all applicants for employment. It opposes all forms of discrimination in the workplace.

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