Producer (Backfill)


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

We have a great opportunity for a broadcast journalist/producer to be part of our radio production team at RNZ National.

The full-time role involves providing back-up producer support for all our radio shows, including Nine to Noon, Afternoons, The Panel, Saturday Morning and Sunday Morning. So flexibility is required to cover a variety of shifts, including weekend programming.

Ōu Pūkenga - About You

The successful candidate will:

  • have some live broadcasting production and presentation experience in talk/current affairs formats
  • preferably have relevant journalism qualifications/experience
  • be online and social media savvy

Ngā Hua: What we offer

  • An opportunity to be creative and work on exciting projects
  • We will match an employee’s KiwiSaver contribution up to 4%
  • RNZ supports work/life balance for our people including working from home initiatives where possible
  • 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 or Wellington.

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

Applications close: Monday 4, July

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: 644

Location: Wellington, Auckland

Closing Date: Monday, 4 July 2022