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Contribute to the future of a growing and dynamic organisation
Advocate for all New Zealanders to get a fair deal
Consumer NZ is an independent purpose-driven non-profit organisation. For over 60 years we’ve been dedicated to getting New Zealanders a fairer deal. We’re excited to be growing, attracting new audiences, and delivering dynamic digital content in innovative ways for today’s consumers. We are seeking a journalist to work in a newly created role.
In this role you’ll be responsible for creating and writing daily consumer news content for consumer.org.nz.
Does this opportunity excite you?
Match your skills and experience to the role
As a member of the content team, you’ll play a key role by:
generating story ideas that keep consumers informed, educated and engaged
creating a variety of on-line content including harder news stories, practical consumer guides, profiles and stories
using appropriate images, video and infographics to maximise communication impact
actively participating in the article production process.
To do this you’ll have excellent writing and editing skills with the ability to tailor work for different audiences; technical and creative skills using a variety of media to create engaging on-line stories; and an understanding of SEO and key digital tools such as GA. You’ll need to demonstrate accuracy and attention to detail; creative and innovative communications ideas; excellent time management; a strong commitment to CNZ values and maintaining impartiality; and a commitment to collaboration, innovation and maintaining ongoing excellence.
This role would best suit someone with a journalism qualification and some recent experience in the media industry - particularly collaborating with UX and content experience designers.
How to apply
This Wellington-based role needs you to be in New Zealand already and eligible to work here.
If you’re feeling excited, apply to firstname.lastname@example.org. Include a cover letter setting out why you think that you’re a great fit for this role.