Four reporter positions at triple j

31 August 2010

Written by: Lawrie Zion

The ABC’s national youth network, triple j is seeking a team of four next-generation storytellers for it’s daily current affairs program, Hack. To quote from the job advertisement:

‘We’re after multi-skilled program makers to create stories across radio and online. As a cross-media journalist, you will publish original stories to the flagship Hack radio show, including packages and live crosses. You will also publish multimedia showcases to the Hack website that involve photos, audio and video.

‘Your stories will originate in bold, accessible and relevant program ideas for young Australians, 18 – 24.
This position requires an advanced level of technical skill – audio editing, video shooting and editing, online publishing – alongside proven editorial judgment and high level experience in researching and conducting interviews.’

The positions are being offered in Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne or Brisbane. Applications must be submitted by 17 September. Details of how to apply and what to include with your application can be found here.

The ABC has also advertised for cadet journalists to work its other news services for 2011.