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Environment editor

Guardian Australia (www.theguardian.com/au) launched in May 2013 as part of Guardian News & Media (GNM), one of the largest English language newspaper websites in the world (www.theguardian.com).

We are recruiting for an exceptional environment editor to join our newsroom in Sydney or Melbourne. Other locations in Australia will also be considered.

In this role you will lead Guardian Australia’s environmental news coverage and analysis, prioritising news stories and investigations in collaboration with the environment reporter and global environment reporting team.

To be considered for this position you will have a proven ability to generate exclusives and must-read coverage at a national level in a complex specialist area, be able to distil complex scientific research and developments into concise explanatory copy and have experience and strong contacts in the environmental or policy fields.

For more information please view the full job description here:

This role is being offered on a full-time, 12-month contract basis, working over a seven-day roster with early starts and/or late finishes.

Closing date for applications: 6 May 2019

For more information, contact: australia.hr@theguardian.com

Applicants should be legally eligible to work in Australia. Guardian Australia is unable to sponsor prospective employees’ visa applications.

Sydney or Melbourne - other locations in Australia will be considered 2010 or 3000

Guardian Australia


To apply for this position please copy and paste the following URL to your browser and follow the prompts: https://gnm.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobdetail.ftl?job=AUS00000C

You will be required to upload your résumé (maximum three pages) plus covering letter as one document.

Closing date for applications: 6 May 2019

For more information, contact: australia.hr@theguardian.com


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