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NZME is a leading New Zealand media and entertainment business that reaches more than 3.2 million kiwis*Whether reading, listening or watching, our audience gets the content they want - where and when they want it.

*Nielsen CMI Fused Q3 17 – Q2 18 July 2018 AP10+. Based on unduplicated weekly reach of NZME newspapers, radio stations, and monthly domestic unique audience of NZME’s digital channels.

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Be Curious, Be Confident and  Be Connected

…and to us this means staying ahead of the game, asking the hard questions, challenging the status quo and backing ourselves 100%.

We’re a culture aiming to be the home of the best talent in NZ with genuine career growth and development opportunities, where reward and recognition is second nature and we encourage flexibility and diversity – we want you to bring your whole self to work.

Students & Graduates

Make a real impact, not just the coffees. We’re great at growing careers. Whether you’re a curious student or an ambitious graduate, our internships will see you gain meaningful experience working alongside some of the best minds in the industry, all whilst finding out what yours can really do. Connect with us to be the first to hear about new roles as they become available.

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Workplace & Culture

You are free to be yourself at NZME. We are Rainbow Tick certified and a proud member of Diversity Works.

NZME's workplace & culture is also based on our values. Our Values make us who we are, and we express them at every turn. They are the stuff of our DNA: the things that make us unique and different from everyone else in news, sports and entertainment media.

The values and the behaviours we demonstrate determine what we do and how we do it to keep us at the top. We deliver on our strategic plan by being connected, curious and confident.

 

OUR HISTORY

A brief overview of NZME's History

1862
THE HERALD IS FOUNDED

The multi-award winning daily broadsheet begins publication in Auckland. 

1925
1ZB BEGINS BROADCASTING

It is launched in 1987 as NewstalkZB with a talkback format. In 1996, it is bought by The Radio Network (TRN). It now has an audience of 364,500, mostly aged over 35. Hosts include Mike Hosking. Leighton Smith, Rachel Smalley, Kerr McIvor and Jack Tame.

1965
RADIO HAURAKI LAUNCHES

The pirate radio station hits the airwaves  from a ship anchored in the Hauraki Gulf and becomes the country’s first private radio station. Its target listeners are now men aged 25-49 and it reaches 126,500 people. On-air talent includes Jeremy Wells, Mikey Havoc and Leigh Hart.

1972
ZM IN CURRENT FORMAT LAUNCHES

The top 40 music station starts broadcasting in Wellington, Auckland and Christchurch. Today its target audience is “busy and active” 18 to 39-year-olds. It reaches 324,400 people with a talent base including Fletch, Vaughan and Megan, and Jase and PJ.

1986
THE HITS BEGIN BROADCASTING

The station is bought by APN News & Media in July 1996 and in April 2014 it is rebranded from Classic Hits to The Hits. It now has 269,500 listeners aged 25 to 54 and its hosts included Pauline Gillespie and Grant Kereama.

1995
RADIO SPORT GOES LIVE

After more than a decade of broadcasting under the title Sports Roundup, Radio Sport is born in its current format. Presenters Andrew Mulligan, Martin Devlin and Tony Veitch pull in 120,500 listeners aged 25 to 59.

2000
FLAVA STARTS BROADCASTING

Under its former name, Cool Blue, Flava hits the airwaves. In 2004, it becomes Flava and now has 107,500 listeners mostly aged under 18. Itstalent includes Tarsh Iremeia, Pua Magasiva and Sela Alo.

2001
COAST GOES LIVE

Launched as a local radio station in Hawkes Bay, Coast goes on air after being bought by TRN in 2000. It has an audience of 262,100 aged 40 to 64.  Lorna Subritzky currently hosts the day show.

2003
HERALD ON SUNDAY HITS THE STREETS

The award-winning Sunday compact newspaper begins publication. Today it has 329,000 readers.

2000
GRABONE IS SET UP

New Zealand’s favourite and most trusted marketplace for deals begins with just one deal. It is now NZ's third largest e-commerce platform offering offer hundreds of don't-miss offers every day across 13 regions. As well as Experiences,  travel, wine, beer and spirits.

2011
NZ HERALD GOES COMPACT

After 149 years as a broadsheet, the Herald is relaunched in its current format.

2013
MIX 98.2 GOES ON AIR

The Auckland-only station is launched by TRN, combining music from the 80s and 90s with fashion, style, food, dining out, wellness, entertainment and all things Auckland. The magazine and music show-based station is hosted by Mel Homer.

2014
NZME COMES TOGETHER UNDER ONE ROOF

Our print, radio and online brands come together at our new HQ at 2 Graham Street. We have more than 30 websites and an extensive national digital audience of more than two million people every month.

2015
NZME DEMERGES FROM APN AND LISTS ON THE STOCK EXCHANGE

In June 2016, NZME demerge from parent company APN News & Media and list as an independent company on the NZ and Australian stock exchanges. For NZME this means, we are now in a position to pursue our own strategic priorities in a way that is more locally relevant. 

2016
NEWSTALK ZB CELEBRATES 50 YEARS ON AIR

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