The Eastern Daily Press, Business Writer

18 Sep 2015
25 Sep 2015
Job Type
Full Time

Can you break the biggest business stories in the East of England? Are you capable of fostering relationships with the CEOs, deal-makers and politicians pulling the strings behind the Norfolk, Suffolk and Fenland economy?

The Eastern Daily Press is searching for an energetic Reporter to join its award-winning team in Norfolk, covering one of the most dynamic areas for business news in the country.

You will have a hunger to break exclusive stories, and feel comfortable reporting on FTSE 100 companies, disruptive start-ups and big economic issues impacting the region.

You will be digitally-savvy, with a strong command of social media, and a willingness to find new ways of telling stories to our growing digital audience.

Reporting for the Eastern Daily Press, its sister titles and Mustard TV, you will be adept at writing hard news and feature-length analysis for a range of platforms. We will also help you hone your multi-media skills through our television and online channels.

We are looking for a driven journalist who wants to take their career forward at a regional daily newspaper. A senior reporter with an NQJ qualification, or equivalent, is preferred but not essential.

In return we offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits including generous annual leave, contributory pension and life assurance scheme (after qualifying period) and a wide range of voluntary benefits including cycle scheme, childcare vouchers and Archant Gold, charity matched funding.

If you are interested, view the job description and e-mail your completed application form (both attached in the 'Supporting documents' section below, together with three examples of your best published work, by clicking 'Apply' now.

Closing date for applications is Friday 25 September 2015.