Multimedia Reporter – Bauer Media Audio Ireland

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Bauer Media Audio Ireland
February 23, 2022
Dublin, Ireland
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Bauer Media Audio Ireland is Ireland’s premier media company and the home of some of Europe’s leading commercial media brands. Bauer Media Audio Ireland owns and operates a portfolio of media channels with a strong focus on commercial radio and emerging digital media.

The company maintains some of the largest independent radio networks in Ireland and it continues to be one of the fastest-growing radio networks in the world.

Our brands include Newstalk, Today FM, 98FM, Spin, Spin South West, Off The Ball, along with Ireland’s largest digital audio platform, audioXi.

The Role

We are seeking a Multimedia news Reporter to join our dynamic news team. The key focus of this role is working to the daily news schedule. The role requires mojo experience in a vibrant and exciting work environment.

Responsibilities, Skills & Qualifications

The successful candidate will support the news team across all our stations and the Network News service of Independent Local Radio Stations and will report to the Group Head of News.

 What you’ll do

  • Attend markings at the direction of the Editor
  • Chase breaking and emerging stories
  • Develop new news lines on existing stories
  • File to hourly deadlines
  • Record and edit audio and video in the field
  • Provide detailed analysis and conduct seamless Q&A’s tailored to a variety of programme formats
  • Work unsocial hours including weekends

If the following traits sound like you, you might be the right person for the job:

  • An all-consuming interest and passion for news and current affairs
  • A talent for original journalism
  • Unrivalled contacts book
  • Excellent story telling skills
  • Superb copy writing ability under pressure of tight deadlines
  • Thorough knowledge of the regulatory and legal environment
  • Thorough knowledge of the workings of the institutions of the state

Before applying, make sure you tick the following boxes:

  • Work well under pressure
  • Have 3+ years’ experience in the field
  • Hold a full clean drivers licence
  • Have a third level degree in a relevant discipline