Executive Editor Business, Economics, Rural and Sport

Auckland / Wellington

This is a prized opportunity to help RNZ build its strategy around our business, economic, rural and sport coverage.

The executive editor will ensure RNZ has a distinct voice and presence online and on-air in these areas. You will champion this work within RNZ and we will take risks, break original stories and explain issues to our audience.

You will maintain an open and supportive culture that encourages engagement and high performance, working very closely with the wider news and digital operation to the benefit of our audience and journalism.

 You will be a senior journalist, have managed diverse and geographically dispersed teams and have experience in news and feature work.  An understanding of how content can be used across multiple platforms will stand you in great stead.

 Please note: A complete application includes your covering letter and a CV.

Applications close:  Monday 4 June 2018

Radio New Zealand is committed to the principles and practices of Equal Employment Opportunity and welcomes applicants reflecting New Zealand’s cultural and ethnic diversity.

Permanent Full Time

Job no: EOAM83638

Location: Wellington, Auckland

Closing Date: Monday, 4 June 2018