Science and Health Reporter – IBT UK
Science and Health
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Closing date: 31 January 2018
Role Description

The International Business Times, part of Newsweek Media Group, is looking to recruit a full time Science and Health Reporter to join its busy newsroom in Canary Wharf, London. Your role will be to pitch and write news and features, using your contacts to source new and exciting stories.

We are looking for someone with excellent understanding and knowledge across a broad range of science and health topics, and the ideal candidate will love to work in a collaborative environment with likeminded, friendly journalists.

Role Responsibilities
  • Writing well-researched news and features
  • Developing original ideas for stories and interviews
  • Promoting your work on social media
  • Ensuring the quality of the content is of the highest possible standard
Requirements
  • Experience as a Science and Health Reporter
  • Undergraduate degree in science or journalism
  • Excellent knowledge of the science and health sectors
  • The ability to write accurately and meet tight deadlines
  • The ability to turn complex ideas into clear, engaging copy

Please note, we reserve the right to close or extend this position depending on application numbers. Therefore we would urge candidates to submit an application as soon as possible.

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