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Do you fancy working in a busy on-line and print news environment for a daily news website and monthly newspaper based in Stornoway?

A vacancy has arisen for a senior journalist/deputy editor

Full time post. 35 hours. Occasionally needing to work parts of evenings and weekends.

Lots of opportunities for an active self-starter to flourish.

Pay £27,500 pa for someone with the right experience, expertise and qualifications.

Strong local knowledge of the Western Isles/Outer Hebrides is a major advantage.

Good grasp of regional and national political scene in Scotland would be a great asset.

Ability to research and write both carefully and fast; and take photographs while pursuing stories, is a key requirement.

Being qualified and able to drive is essential, as is access to a car.

Apply to Fred Silver, editor and CEO,
Stornoway Media Centre
Church House
16 James Street

Email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Deadline for expressions of interest: Friday June 23, 2023


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