News Journalist

Administration at 2TM / 92.9fm Tamworth

2TM and 929 in Tamworth have an exciting opportunity for an experienced radio journalist.

You will be responsible for the creation and delivery of news bulletins to a targeted audience on both our AM and FM stations, plus online articles and social media.

This position is ideal for a journalist looking to develop their career and willing to embrace life in the Country Music Capital of Australia.

We are looking for someone with a positive attitude, an excellent grasp of news and sport, with a good understanding of the day-to-day operations of a radio newsroom.

The position also requires the successful candidate to upload news stories to our social media platforms, on a daily basis and produce a weekly news podcast.

The successful candidate will possess:

• A positive attitude and be a team player
• Appropriate journalistic experience, skills and knowledge
• A confident and diverse reading style.
• A community focus, ensuring news content is developed in a way which builds local engagement
• Working with the Content Director when required to develop news strategies to engage our target audience for both stations
• A passion for regional news, with a willingness to own and grow the position
• A sound understanding of media law and ethics
• A current drivers licence
• The ability to work with minimal supervision, which is key in this role.

If being part of a great team and a station that prides itself on quality news, send your application and demo to our General Manager, Nikki Kenwrick. Email:

Applications close when we find a suitable applicant, so don’t delay.

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- A real career opportunity with a great team
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Were looking for the right fit: whether you're an assistant consultant (account executive), consultant (account manager) senior consultant (senior account manager/account director) or had experience in the media, if youre looking to start a career or take the next step in one, wed like to have a chat.

Clients include well-known multi-national and local technology companies, consumer brands, sustainability-focused companies, cybersecurity leaders and more.

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- Excellent written and verbal communications
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- Strong attention to detail
- Four to seven years experience in the media industry at a senior level; two to four years at consultant level; or 1-2 years at assistant consultant level.

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- Management of multiple client comms programs and campaigns
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- Providing strategic client program management
- Working with the Watterson senior team in new business development and generation
- Managing accounts from the ground up and executing strategic programs

Why us?

We believe in a true work/life balance and flexibility, in helping people to further develop their careers and in a work style that brings success to us and our clients.

We are a small and tight-knit team. We want someone we can enjoy working with and can rely on.

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We offer highly competitive salaries.