Port Pirie - Salaried
Southern Cross Austereo is all about delivering absolutely engaging entertainment solutions across an unrivalled portfolio of multimedia brands with the biggest shows, best talent and most exciting events across Australia. We engage staff who are the best in the business and want to work for a supportive, exciting and dynamic company with a culture of high performance. We look far and wide to employ a diverse workforce – we all bring something a little bit different – and in return we give you everything you need to bring your best self to work.
As our newest Video Journalist (Grade 1), you will be responsible for creating content for our nightly television news bulletin. You will relish the challenge of waking up every day to hunt down great local news stories, talking to local people and making a difference.
The successful applicant will have:
- The “news goods” and self-confidence to deliver two local packages a day from Port Pirie
- A strong focus on delivering quality local news content and a passion for the role
- An eagerness to embrace the technical task of being able to shoot your own vision and interviews, edit and voice your own packages under the pressure of a daily deadline
- A solid understanding of story structure.
- An ability to work largely unsupervised and be content to do so
To be considered for this position, applicants must have a broadcast journalism degree, and a current drivers’ license. Whilst a basic knowledge of shooting/editing will be looked upon favourably, we will provide training in the operation and maintenance of a camera kit and desktop editor program, to get you started.
The opportunities are endless when you’re working for one Australia’s leading media companies. As the newest member of the team you’ll get all the support and guidance you need to develop your skills, grow your TV career and reach your full potential.
Keen? Apply now by submitting your resume and portfolio of work.
Please note that SCA reserves the right to commence recruitment activities immediately and may close applications once a suitable pool of applications have been received. So if you are keen, please don't delay!
As one of Australia's most innovative and exciting entertainment-based media companies, working for Southern Cross Austereo is far more than a job – it’s an opportunity to be associated with one of the world’s leaders in media entertainment. Our radio networks are committed to delivering the country’s best entertainment, music, sport, comedy and big events to Australians whilst our digital division is leading the way in thought leadership and innovation. We also have affiliation arrangements with all of the metropolitan commercial television networks which means SCA’s television services cover most of regional Australia. The combination of our TV, Radio and digital assets can reach 95% of Australians, engaging over 10 million people per week, making us a truly integrated media company.
Employing approximately 2,500 staff nationally, SCA is an exciting, vibrant, energetic and progressive company. Our values are the standards which our people share that guide our day-to-day decisions, shape or individual and collective behaviour and make us who we are today.
The opportunities to grow your career is endless when you’re working for one of Australia’s leading media companies. We provide all staff with ongoing support and guidance to develop your skills, grow your media career and reach your full potential.
We are committed to advancing equal employment opportunities for our staff and to diversify and develop our workforce. Furthermore, we aim to recognise the value of attracting and retaining employees with different backgrounds, experience, knowledge and abilities. We also aim to ensure diversity contributes to our business success and benefits individuals, teams, clients and the community.