JOB ALERT: Iconic Media Group hires multimedia journalists
Iconic Media Group, Ireland’s leading local news publisher, is recruiting multimedia journalists to join the Leinster Leader and Kildare Now news team in Naas and the Leinster Express news team in Portlaoise.
The Leinster Leader and The Leinster Express are recognized as the leading newspapers of the Iconic Media Group, and their websites, along with Kildare Now, provide breaking news, sports and content that matters to the people of Kildare and Laois. .
Our local news sites have grown dramatically, representing more local content than any other media group. We continue to grow, pursue our digital success and create new positions in the local newsrooms in Naas and Portlaoise.
Ideal candidates should be prepared for the daily challenge of giving our readers the best of local content, just as they have come to expect from these trusted news brands for generations.
A keen eye for current affairs, a flair for a story, and the ability to tell that story in a variety of ways are the very foundations of these roles. With the passion to succeed and the desire to break that exclusivity, you will become a key member of the editorial teams.
Applicants should have third level qualifications in relevant media courses.
We are looking for an independent person who can:
Demonstrate excellent reporting skills and deliver fresh and engaging content
Work as part of a team committed to reporting when and where it happens
Engage our rapidly growing online audience through a variety of channels
Use social media in a dynamic way to disseminate and research information, and to help develop our online community.
The deadline for submitting applications is Friday January 7, 2022.
To apply, please send an email to [email protected] including a cover letter, CV and examples of your work.