The Globelynx business is described as ‘The Home of the Expert’ – connecting experts to global broadcasters for live interviews on daily news stories. The company is trusted by news channels to deliver quality insights on UK & international stories on their agenda.
Since 2011 Globelynx has been part of PA Media Group, the UK’s biggest and most trusted national news agency and is now expanding it’s reach into new sectors in the UK and overseas.
Join us as a Multi-Media Producer and you’ll be key in spotting news & business stories, writing email alerts and pitching relevant experts to broadcast partners such as Sky News, BBC, CNN and Al Jazeera.
What you’ll be doing …
- Working in a small determined team, you’ll use your journalistic skills to search for stories and then source the right experts from our database daily
- Write and publish sharp & compelling news alerts for our broadcast partners
- React to breaking news throughout the day with interview suggestions as well as planning ahead for stories likely to break
- Develop a relevant social media audience and edit video content for publication
What you will need …
To be successful in this role you’ll need to be a Journalist or have experience creating social media content and writing news articles. You should have a real appetite and interest in news & current affairs.
You’ll also need video editing skills to be able to update the social media channels.
What we can offer you …
In return for your hard work we offer a competitive salary with an attractive benefits package which includes a company pension scheme, access to discounted gym membership, a range of events and discounted tickets.
There is also 25 days annual leave with an option to buy up to 5 days after your first year. The role will be based from our brand-new offices on the canal in the Paddington basin which we specifically chose because of the proximity to shops, restaurants and cafes.
Due to the nature of the industry, this role will require the successful candidate to work a shift rotation with one week being 07.30-16.00 and the following week 14.30-23.00.
To apply for the role, please send your CV to Tayla Parkinson, Talent Acquisition Administrator
Closing date: 31 October 2019
The Company encourages applications from all sectors of the community.