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Vacancy: - News Journalist

Published on 5th July 2018 is looking for a News Journalist.

We are the fastest-growing digital agricultural news publisher in Europe. Following the launch of our standalone UK site – – we're looking to expand our UK editorial team.

If you are a highly motivated, enthusiastic and experienced journalist who wants to play an integral part in generating timely and breaking news stories, then we can provide the opportunity.

Joining will mean working as part of a digital media team in a fast-paced environment.

The successful candidate will most likely have a formal journalistic qualification, along with a demonstrable track record in UK media –  whether at regional or national level.

Extensive experience of agricultural matters is not immediately essential; training will be provided in this area. However, some awareness of rural or farming affairs is preferred.

A proven journalistic instinct and ability, whether in print or digital media, is the priority.


Reporting to the News Editor you will be expected to generate relevant and timely stories in a fast-paced environment.

You must be able to produce factual, clean content to tight deadlines.

If you want to be part of a vibrant news desk with a national remit, send a CV and a cover letter (circa 250 words), explaining why you are a suitable candidate, to

For full details, download the PDF job advertisement


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