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We are looking for a passionate and motivated Journalist with producing, writing and editing skills to join our Australian team.

As a Journalist for LADbible Australia, you will be producing high-quality and engaging articles – covering breaking news, entertainment, interviews and more – to be posted across LADbible Australia’s social media platforms and on-site.  

You will be part of the editorial team and will be responsible for taking LADbible Australia editorial to the next level, by enhancing the brand image and maintaining a strong online presence. 

 What will you be doing? 

  • Producing topical news articles to meet tight deadlines 
  • Proactively seeking out breaking news as it happens 
  • Sourcing and pitching original ideas and lateral angles for written content 
  • Posting to and moderating social platforms when necessary
  • Growing and utilising contacts for news leads and feature content 
  • Maintaining impeccable grammar and punctuation skills 
  • Building and refining the editorial tone and reputation of LADbible Australia
  • Making analytical reports on the content you produce 


What do you need to have done before?

  • A journalism background with social media experience – preferably working within a similar role within media publishing.
  • Understanding of storytelling and what makes an engaging, shareable story.
  • You are target driven and understand the necessity for tight turnaround times 
  • You have a proven ability to think, imagine and produce new and original ideas  
  • You have some experience of SEO and of using website content management systems 
  • A range of industry contacts is desirable but not essential 
  • Knowledge of the company's brand and overall style.
  • Experience of working on various social channels, and how to optimise for each. 
  • Experience working to strict deadlines and targets.
  • Media law training is desirable but not essential

Must haves?

  • Relevant university degree, equivalent qualification or experience working in journalism and/or social media.
  • In-depth understanding of the ever-changing social media industry.


LADbible Group is an equal opportunities employer. We are determined to create a diverse group at all levels of our company and we welcome all members of the community to apply for openings with us.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

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Sydney

483 Riley St
2010 Surry Hills Directions View page

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