Reporter - The Ayrshire Post
Competitive plus company benefits
The Ayrshire Post is looking for an enthusiastic reporter to join our newsroom based in Ayr. This is an great opportunity to work in a newsroom full of talented, self-driven journalists. You will be able to deliver compelling content that engages with our audience in newspaper and across a wide range of online platforms.
We are looking for someone who can get into the heart of our communities bringing in exclusive stories which matter to our readers. It is an ideal position for someone with at least one year of experience in newspaper reporting. A knowledge of the circulation area would be an advantage.
To qualify for an interview, candidates must demonstrate energy, drive and a passion for journalism which are essential for the role. The successful candidate may have a journalism qualification, ideally to NCTJ standard.
Candidates with shorthand will be at an advantage in order to be successful in this role. A full driving licence is preferred. n addition to competitive salaries, 35 days holiday, bonus structures (if applicable) and a contributory pension scheme, Reach plc have a wealth of flexible benefits on offer.
These include holiday purchase up to ten days per year, cycle scheme, a technology scheme in conjunction with Curry's PC World, car scheme, health cash plan, employee loans and lots of high street discounts! Our business is fully committed to health and wellbeing in the workplace with an employee assistance programme and trained mental health first aiders across the business.
CLOSING DATE 15 February 2019
We are committed to equal opportunity for all. We may collect relevant data for monitoring as part of our candidate registration process. We will be reviewing applications as they are received so please don’t delay in submitting your application.