APN is seeking an exceptional journalist to become the editor of one of our successful regional daily newspapers, The Wairarapa Times-Age. The paper has a long history, a proud tradition of serving its community plus a fresh compact format and a strong digital presence.
We are looking for a new editor with the drive, ideas and leadership skills to build on the momentum created at this publication and take it to the next level in an exciting and constantly changing media market.
You will need a solid background in journalism, a good understanding of print production and digital media, the ability to get the very best from a team, a passionate focus on meeting readers’ needs and an exciting vision for the newspaper’s future.
As an editor with APN Regional Newspapers you will be part of a collegial nationwide team producing daily and community print publications and websites which are at the heart of the communities they serve.
The Wairarapa Times-Age covers the news of this diverse region including Masterton, Carterton, Greytown, Featherston and Martinborough. Wairarapa boasts rich farmland, wildlife reserves and forest parks, beautiful rivers and vast stretches of wild coast, as well as a famous food and wine district, nationally recognised events, thriving character-filled towns and villages with the capital city a short drive away.
You will need a solid background in journalism, a good understanding of print production and digital media, the ability to get the very best from a team
How to apply
If you believe you have the skills and energy we need for this vital role and you’d like to join our dynamic team in this exciting opportunity, then apply today.