Reporter – Third Force News

CLOSING DATE: October 25, 2013

Inquiring mind? Passionate about Scotland’s Third Sector? SCVO has the opportunity for you…

Third Force News reporter (six-month fixed term contract)

Location – Edinburgh

Salary – £23,857 – £27,407

Third Force News (TFN) is the must read publication for staff and volunteers in Scotland’s Third Sector as well as politicians and decision makers across Scotland. We’re currently undergoing some exciting changes with a major digital project underway to extend our reach even further and provide our readers with coverage wherever they are and whenever news breaks.

If you’re passionate about news and the issues facing Scotland’s Third Sector and have the ability to adapt your communication style to different audiences – we’d like to hear from you. You’ll come to us with previous experience of sourcing and writing news content for publication, conducting interviews, and contributing to websites, e-bulletins and social media. You’ll also have the ability to support the editor of news, work on your own initiative and as part of a team to meet daily and weekly deadlines, as well as being able to adapt quickly to changing circumstances.

To apply, download an application pack from today or call our recruitment line on 0131 474 8033.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 30 October (by 12 noon)

Interview date: 7 November 2013

Contact: Caroline Christie