Senior Reporter - Dunedin (Full time, Permanent)

The Otago Daily Times has an exciting opportunity for a professional and enthusiastic senior reporter to join our team based in Dunedin. This is a full time permanent role.

The successful candidate will be required to cover a range of news stories and events over several other news rounds.

The successful candidate will have:

  • experience as a journalist
  • a relevant journalism qualification (or equivalent experience)
  • self-motivation with a strong work ethic
  • an ability to generate stories and meet deadlines
  • a passion for informing the community
  • Full NZ Drivers licence

Allied Press Limited is the largest independently owned Media Company in New Zealand.  Employing over 1,100 staff and contributors across its 15 South Island locations, the Group has considerable interests in Digital and Print Media, web, regional television and commercial print operations.  The Head Office, based in Dunedin has an on-site workforce of approximately 250 staff. 

A copy of the full job description can be found at or by emailing Informal inquiries about the role are welcome and should be directed to


To apply please submit your cover letter and CV by Monday, 14 June 2021 either via SEEK or to


Please note you must have the right to work in New Zealand to apply for this role. Allied Press is unable to provide sponsorship or visa support at this time. We are not accepting agency resumes at this time.