The Gisborne Herald seeks Māori affairs reporter [New Zealand]

Posted on Jan 10, 2022 in Local News

Experienced Māori journalists interested in public interest journalism can apply for this role.

The Gisborne Herald, with support from NZ On Air’s Public Interest Journalism Fund, is hiring a Māori affairs reporter on a two-year fixed term. This initiative is supported by NZME and The Wairoa Star as content-sharing partners.

Candidates should be well-versed in te ao Māori and preferably fluent te reo speakers. Understanding of Te Tiriti o Waitangi will also be essential.

Interested applicants should submit their CV, cover letters as well as work samples.

Apply by Feb. 4.