An opportunity has arisen for a political reporter to join PA Scotland’s team at Holyrood.
The successful candidate will be an experienced journalist and have a passion for Scottish politics and the ability to source and produce engaging content as well as cover day-to-day business at the Scottish Parliament.
We are looking for an effective and confident communicator who will help ensure all key stories are covered in what is a significant period for Scottish politics.
:: produce fast, accurate and balanced copy and confidently handle breaking news
:: make full use of social media to enhance our output
:: help forward plan our coverage across all platforms
:: It is key you have a strong understanding of the political system in Scotland at all levels
:: We can only consider applicants that have a journalistic qualification, including media law and shorthand
:: Full-time experience of working in a newsroom or for a media organisation is essential
:: Experience of and interest in producing video content is preferable
To apply, please send your application to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 16 August 2019
The company encourages applications from all sectors of the community.