Senior Producer - Mediawatch

A great opportunity exists at RNZ National for a broadcast journalist/producer to work on the respected media analysis programme, Mediawatch.

The role is to help the show’s presenter identify key media issues, conduct research, support the on-line and social media needs of the programmme and present some of the on-air content, including Mid-week Mediawatch on Lately with Karyn Hay.

The successful applicant will have some live broadcasting production and presentation experience in talk/current affairs formats, relevant journalism qualifications/experience, and be very online and social media savvy.

Extensive knowledge of the media is vital, as well as national and international current affairs. The successful applicant will also have the ability to work collaboratively and constructively with RNZ’s News and Digital teams, along with other RNZ programmes.

The role is based in Wellington or Auckland.

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

Applications close:  Monday 25 November 2019.

This role could be either full-time (40 hours per week) or part-time (24 hours per week).

Start date for the role is 21 January 2020.

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, Permanent Part Time

Job no: 445

Location: Wellington, Auckland

Closing Date: Monday, 25 November 2019