Journalist - Morning Report


New Zealand’s media landscape is about to undergo an exciting transformation. TVNZ and RNZ will become one entity next year, producing top-quality news and entertainment for New Zealanders, by New Zealanders. 

This is your chance to join RNZ at a pivotal time in our history. We’re thrilled about the new opportunities that are about to be available to our people; and we hope you can join us. 

Te Tūranga The opportunity 

This is an opportunity to develop your skills and improve on your craft at a unique organisation. New Zealand's award-winning Public broadcaster, RNZ aims to develop a life-long relationship with all the people of Aotearoa by enriching, reflecting and connecting the communities of Aotearoa and the Pacific through informative, challenging and entertaining storytelling.

Te Mahi – About the job

Morning Report is looking for a journalist with news experience to work as a producer, creating a vibrant, live experience on air and online for our audiences.

Working with the industry’s top talent and covering the highest profile stories in NZ and overseas, you will be committed to the highest standards of journalism and have a thorough understanding of national and international news.

Ōu Pūkenga - About You

Working as part of a team in a high energy programming environment, you’ll:

  • have daily news experience
  • be able to work under pressure
  • be brimming with ideas and ways to turn them into compelling radio and online content.

Your collaborative approach will allow you to forge and maintain essential links across the News team and the organisation. 

Ngā Hua: What we offer

  • A welcoming and inclusive team
  • Will match an employee’s KiwiSaver contribution up to 4%, additional leave provisions 
  • A focus on the development of our people
  • Comprehensive wellbeing support

Te Ahurea – Our Culture

We are committed to fostering an inclusive and constructive culture. This means creating a place where our people feel like they belong and can do their best work. We do this through our attitudes; Be Bold, Better Every Day and Extend Manaakitanga

This is a full-time role based in either Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch.

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

Applications close: Tuesday 9th August,2022

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

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Permanent Full Time

Job no: 661

Location: Wellington, Auckland, Christchurch

Closing Date: Tuesday, 9 August 2022