Listed 31 Jul 2018

Journalist, Grade 1

Southern Cross Austereo, Cairns
Application close: 28 Aug 2018

Southern Cross Austereo – one of Australia’s most progressive and exciting entertainment based media companies – has a rare opportunity for a journalist/radio newsreader to join the team, based in Cairns.

This role has a long tradition of giving quality local journalists the exposure and experience to further develop their careers to successfully make the transition into the larger metropolitan markets. With this in mind, this position would suit somebody who has already had some experience in a radio newsroom, and ideally working on air, and is looking for the next step to advance their career.

You will work closely with the News Director and Content Director to deliver a quality local news service to our listeners that is accurate, conversational and entertaining.

As the successful person you will have:

A reading and writing style that suits our commercial radio stations
The ability to work in both a solo and team environment
Be able to work to tight deadlines
Knowledge of Cairns and Far North Queensland is an advantage
Have a positive attitude, and proactive work ethic
A thorough understanding of ACMA compliance and CRA Codes of Practice and Broadcasting Standards

The opportunities are endless when you’re working for one of Australia’s leading media company. As the newest member of the team, you’ll get all the support and guidance you need to develop your skills, grow your radio career and reach your full potential.

Interested? If so please apply now by submitting your cover letter (with salary expectations) and a demo of your work.

We look forward to receiving your application.

Apply here