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Investigative writer

Are you an experienced research writer who wants to use your skills to dig into stories that matter?

Consumer NZ needs a research writer to join its Wellington-based team. Your work will be published on consumer.org.nz and in Consumer magazine.

We are looking for a person with strong research skills who is keen to work on a range of stories – from exposing misleading claims to naming and shaming companies that don’t play by the rules.

The position requires a person with judgment, tenacity and the ability to identify newsworthy topics for investigation. You will need to be someone who is not put off by antagonistic companies, organisations or individuals.

You must be a good storyteller, able to write with flair without sacrificing accuracy. Attention to detail is important as is the ability to meet deadlines.

You must have a proven background in research and writing. A relevant tertiary qualification is preferable.

You must be able to work in New Zealand.

How to apply

Closing date for applications: Monday, 10 February 2020.

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