Wireless Group, Broadcast Journalist

Recruiter
Location
Stoke and Wigan
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Ref
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Contact
News UK
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Broadcast Journalists required for Stoke and Wigan

Let us introduce ourselves. We are the Wireless Group and we recruit awesome people.

Wireless Group are a leading media company, operating 23 radio brands across the UK and Ireland.

These include popular local radio stations, as well as famous national brands such as talkSPORT, the world's biggest sports radio station, and Virgin Radio. We also operate a number of successful DAB stations across the country.

As well as radio, Wireless Group also operates a growing digital service with Simply Zesty and Tibus.

Wireless Group is also part of News UK, which is part News Corp - a world renowned global news and media business.

That means we can offer awesome people like you, a range of awesome opportunities to build an exciting career at a local, national and even global level within the news industry.

Right now we're looking to recruit experienced Broadcast Journalists to join our award winning news and sport teams covering Wish FM, Wire FM, Tower FM and Signal 1 and 2.

The towns and communities our stations cover are a hotbed for news and sport and you'll be right in the thick of it!

One day you'll be in court covering a big story, the next day you'll be in a stadium reporting on the build up to a big match. There'll be new stories to tell every day and many of these stories move from local interest to national headlines overnight.

In fact, our coverage of news and sport has received national recognition at the IRN Awards for the last three years.

To join our team you'll need to sound great, have a recognised journalism qualification, previous newsroom experience and a full driving licence.

In return we're offering a competitive salary and the chance to take your journalism career to the next level in an exciting and diverse local radio environment.

Take the next step and complete the application form below today. You'll also need to send a voice demo and any recordings of your previous work.

The Wireless Group (GB) is one of the largest radio groups in the UK, with market leading local stations and the UK's leading sports radio station.

We believe that if you work for us, we can offer an exciting career path within one of the UK's largest media organisations.

Wireless Group is part of News UK, which is part of News Corp - a global media business focused on creating and distributing content that educates, entertains, informs and inspires our customers.


About Us

News UK is a great company full of talented, dedicated and creative people. We are a company which has journalism at its very heart.

Our newspapers and associated websites are some of the most powerful media brands in the English speaking world, reaching 30 million people each week.

They are very different products with different values and different strengths, but all are united by a commitment to independent journalism that connects with our customers.

News UK is a company which thrives on pace. Our people stretch themselves on a daily basis, challenging the status quo to produce the best service possible to our readers and customers. We embrace creativity and initiative and we have some of the most talented people in the industry.

If you want to work for one of the world's most exciting, challenging and creative media organisations then News UK is the place to build your career.