News Journalist (part-time/holiday cover)

WLR FM
Published
October 8, 2019
Location
Waterford
Category
News  
Job Type
Ireland  
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Closing Date
2019/10/31

Description

WLR is Ireland's IMRO local station of the year and have a vacancy for part time news and sports journalist to cover holidays.

The successful candidate must have the following:

Two years experience working as a broadcast journalist.

Be able to script, compile and read news and sports bulletins.

Have a good speaking voice and be able to deliver bulletins in a confident manner.

Identify stories of interest to the Waterford audience, conduct  interviews and edit audio clips for bulletins.

Must have an excellent knowledge of social media.

Have the ability to write clear and concise news and sports scripts for broadcast and for the website.

A good knowledge and interest in news and sport is a must.

The job includes a wide variety of roles, many of which involve being out and about covering events in Waterford City and County as well as being studio based.