The Nanaimo News Bulletin has an opening for a full-time, digital-first, permanent Multimedia Journalist.
Candidates will have outstanding and diverse writing abilities, specifically suited for both online and print. The successful applicant for this entry-level position will be a key contributor to our websites and social media engagement.
Advanced video and photography skills will be key attributes, along with an extensive knowledge of social media best practices (Twitter, Facebook, etc.), and a strong understanding of how to tailor online content accordingly. You’re a self-starter and a critical thinker, with the ability to work well under deadline pressures.
You will have a diploma/degree in journalism, including training in broadcast media and be comfortable working in a variety of environments, from the council chambers to the theatre to the ball field. Extra attention will be given to related newsroom experience, broadcast and/or print with knowledge of basic Photoshop and iMovie being valuable assets.
Candidates need to have a vehicle and a valid driver’s licence.
The nanaimobulletin.com offers a great digital media environment with a competitive remuneration plan coupled with a strong benefits package.
Interested candidates should send resume, samples and cover letter to:
Greg Sakaki, Editor, Nanaimo News Bulletin
777 Poplar Street, Nanaimo B.C. V9S 2H7
Or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you for your interest. Those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Post expires on Friday August 4th, 2017