Telegraph Media Group, Property Correspondent

Recruiter
The Telegraph
Location
London (Central)
Salary
Competitive plus an excellent benefits package
Posted
12 Oct 2015
Closes
26 Oct 2015
Ref
REQREF0001561
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Telegraph Media Group is currently recruiting for a Property Correspondent to join our Business team.

This role requires a property reporter (covering both the business and lifestyle sides of the beat) working to deliver a strong portfolio of digital and print products.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for producing engaging content for the property team's digital and print products.
  • Supporting the head of property on the production of the Saturday property supplement and additional pages.
  • Reporting on breaking property news stories and seeking out news stories.
  • Responsible for spotting stories or digital projects from raw numbers.
  • Ensuring fast and accurate filing of stories.
  • Having the versatility to cover both the lifestyle and the business side of property.
  • Responsible for helping to maximise digital traffic through concise and interesting storytelling.


The successful candidate will:

  • Experience  of reporting on news and developing those stories on digital and print platforms.
  • Able to spot stories and opportunities from raw data.
  • Demonstrable proof of the ability to tell stories in a concise but interesting way.
  • Experience of covering either property and/or business news in a newspaper, newswire or digital environment is ideal - strong interest in the subjects and ideas around digital optimisation of content is necessary.
  • Highly numerically literate - able to turn raw data into a concise news story.
  • Digitally savvy - understanding of digital storytelling and optimisation of content through social media and SEO.
  • Experience or an eye for the use of photographs with stories in print.


To apply, click 'Apply' now. 

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