Senior reporter – Greenock Telegraph

CLOSING DATE: January 17, 2014

THE Greenock Telegraph is seeking to appoint a senior reporter on a fixed-term contract to cover for maternity leave.

We are looking for someone with creativity, drive and a determination to play a leading role within our team of experienced journalists.
The successful candidate will have experience of covering a wide range of tasks, with experience of council, sheriff and preferably High Court reporting. You should be highly motivated and demonstrate a flexible approach to succeed in one of the country’s busiest and most rewarding news patches.

You should also be keen to take on off-diary reporting and be able to demonstrate ideas to generate interesting and informative content for the title.

Fully NCTJ qualified with 100 wpm shorthand, applicants should be able to demonstrate a passion for the job and a knowledge of the Telegraph’s circulation area.

Applications including CV and stating current salary should be submitted to:

Closing date for applications: 17th January 2014.