Reporter - Christchurch (Full time, Permanent position)

Star Media is seeking an up-and-coming news breaker to join its reporting team in Christchurch. Star Media is a division of Allied Press Limited, which employs over 450 people on a permanent basis across our 15 sites in the South Island. We operate across multiple media platforms (print, on-line, digital) delivering news, information and entertainment through our various regional and city publications.


You will have:

· Excellent writing ability

· a high degree of initiative

· the ability to juggle tasks and meet regular deadlines

· a full NZ drivers licence

· Photography, video and website skills are desirable.

· Relevant journalism qualification (or equivalent experience) would be a distinct advantage


What we offer

· A great team environment and an opportunity to grow your journalism skills in a competitive atmosphere.

· Enjoy being part of a small, dedicated team.


A copy of the full position description can be found below. If you would like more information please contact: Barry Clarke (Editor in Chief – Star Media) on 021 359 426 or



If you think this role is for you, please prepare a covering letter and CV and apply via SEEK or email


Please note you must have a right to work in NZ to apply for this role. We also require applicants to be vaccinated against COVID-19.