Radio Job: Journalist (Jul 11)



About Macquarie Media

Macquarie Media is Australia's newest and most influential radio network.  Our network commands the highest commercial listenership with the 'mature affluent' demographic an audience that is highly engaged and has big buying power.  Our national footprint covers 5 capital cities and our content is heard in over 150 markets throughout the land.  Macquarie is also Australia's only media outlet to hold the official broadcast rights for AFL, NRL and Cricket as well as key horse racing and motorsport events.


About the Role

We are seeking a Journalist to join Radio 2GB, based in Sydney. This is an amazing opportunity to join Australia's premier news, talk and sport network. We are looking for someone with the energy and enthusiasm who doesn't shy away from shiftwork, and is interested in a broad cross section of news and sport.


About You

To succeed in this role you will be able to:

       write concise, interesting copy

       meet tight and regular deadlines

       have a basic knowledge of Newsboss, or similar program

       display a solid understanding of general news and sport

       have the ability to edit and read a radio news bulletin

       work as part of a team

       be available for shift work, including overnights and weekends

The successful candidate must also hold a valid driver's licence.


How to apply

If you would like to be part of this highly committed, energetic and talented team please email your cover letter, resume and audio of your work to News Director, Erin Maher at :

Closing Date: 23 July 2017 (however please note that Macquarie Media reserves the right to close the advertisement prior to closing date).