One of the fastest-growing newsrooms in the UK is on the lookout for talented journalists to join our rapidly expanding team.

Newsquest Lancashire is part of one the country’s leading regional media companies and publisher of The Bolton News, Lancashire Telegraph, Bury and Radcliffe Times, The Oldham Times and the newly launched Salford City News.

Our titles and websites reach millions of people right across Lancashire and Greater Manchester and opportunities to cut your journalistic teeth on some of the most exciting patches in the country are rare.

Our vacancies are ideal for reporters looking for their first role in journalism, but applications from more experienced reporters will also be considered. We have various roles available working on our key brands.

The ideal candidates will already have a full set of NCTJ preliminary qualifications, including 100 wpm shorthand, have a great news sense, good writing ability, speed and accuracy, the confidence to work under pressure and the desire and hunger to find their own exclusive stories.

A driving licence and access to a car is essential.

To apply, send CVs and a cover letter to regional group editor, Karl Holbrook on: karl.holbrook@newsquest.co.uk.

Closing date for applications: Friday, February 21, 2020

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