Reporter – Border Telegraph/ Peeblesshire News

CLOSING DATE: December 20, 2013

THE Border Telegraph and sister paper, the Peeblesshire News, are searching for a talented reporter to join their team.

Candidates should have a track record of breaking exclusive stories and an ability to work quickly and accurately to tight deadlines – in print and online.

Ideally NCTJ-qualified and a car owner, the successful applicant will also be skilled in the use of social media.

Brimming with ideas and boasting a great nose for a story, he or she will thrive being at the heart of distinct and close-knit communities in one of Scotland’s most attractive areas, the Scottish Borders.

Experience of covering court and council meetings is advantageous.

Our reporters are based in offices in Galashiels and Peebles.

Written applications, including CV and current salary, should be submitted to

Closing date for applications: Friday, December 20