ABC News
(Company Profile)

7.30 Reporter

Are you an experienced reporter with strong investigative and/or video journalist skills? 

This is a vibrant opportunity to join the ABC’s nightly current affairs flagship program, 7.30, and work within our fast-paced newsroom.

About the ABC

Come and join ABC News, the most respected name in news and current affairs and the nation's leading independent news service on television, radio, digital and social media. 

ABC News is committed to career development: we look for potential and we invest in our people to be leaders in their fields. We believe in flexible approaches to working and in building diverse and collaborative teams.

About the Role

Reporting to the Executive Producer, you will be responsible for generating high quality news stories in innovative and visually striking ways as well as contributing to strong 7.30 journalism on digital platforms. You will:
  • Create excellent long form current affairs stories.
  • Produce top of the rundown, important, agenda setting stories.
  • Stay abreast of political, social and economic issues.
  • Maintain excellent business, political and general contacts.
  • Produce high quality content for the digital platform.
About You

You are an energetic self-starter with a track record for original breaking stories that have an impact on the national agenda. If you also have the following capabilities, then we would love to hear from you:
  • Solid writing investigative and story-telling skills.
  • A strong grasp of political, social and economic issues with excellent contacts.
  • Aptitude for producing sophisticated current affairs television-making
  • Resourcefulness and ability to work independently.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Extensive experience in a digital news environment.
We are also looking for a passionate reporter who can bring a perspective of culturally diverse communities and contribute to stories and conversations that reflect the broader Australian diversity landscape.

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NSW - Sydney


broadcast - TV / cable / sat. / IPTV

$80k +