Digital Producer, News - Wellington

Our world-class integrated newsroom is on the hunt for digital producers, to be trained up to work on the homepage editing team, and play a key role in leading our flagship website.
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Our world-class integrated newsroom incorporates the New Zealand Herald, Weekend Herald, Herald on Sunday and together with Newstalk ZB and we currently have an incredible opportunity for you to become a part of the team. We’re on the hunt for a versatile digital star in the form of a digital producer to join our growing Wellington team.

You would work closely with our homepage editing team in Auckland, producing, writing and promoting content and well-crafted headlines. You'd work closely with NZME's local radio shows and local reporters to promote their content.

The successful candidate will be a self-starter, have sharp news judgement and a wealth of digital-storytelling ideas. You’ll be fast, smart and hungry for success in NZ’s most competitive news battleground.

This position offers a rare chance to get a foothold in New Zealand’s leading media and entertainment organisation and to help us continue to drive the huge growth in our digital audience. You’ll have a journalism qualification with writing/editing skills and a good understanding of journalism practices and policies. 

In return we offer the chance to work with the best in the business on award-winning brands and titles in an environment fostering diversity and inclusion. We value our biggest asset, our staff! We live and breathe our values to be: Connected, Curious and Confident, meaning we tell it like it is, challenge the status quo, dare to try, constantly innovate and expect some fun along the way. If you think you have what it takes to join our team apply now with a CV and cover letter.

Applicants must have be a New Zealand citizen or resident, or have a valid work visa.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!



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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 Purpose to keep Kiwis in the know. We deliver news, entertainment and information to Kiwis everyday.

We deliver our Purpose through our Values – being Curious, Confident and Connected. Our values make us who we are - they’re the stuff of our DNA and make us unique and different. Our Values express how we do things. 

The promise to keep our audiences in the know is a powerful commitment to make, but one we’re already delivering on every day.

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