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With a content portfolio like no other media organisation in the country, SBS occupies multiple channels and platforms, and provides a unique opportunity for employees to help make Australia a better place to live.

Cross Platform Journalist

SBS World News is the only prime time news service produced in Australia with a major focus on international events and issues, as well as covering the big national news of the day.

Our newsroom brings Australians a unique perspective with our extensive coverage from home and around the world delivered across television, online, and radio.

SBS has developed a reputation as one of the world’s coolest little broadcasters with our dynamic team of forward thinkers and diverse voices, and now we’re looking for fresh talent to join us.


Are you passionate about telling stories? SBS News is looking for talented and driven journalists with experience in TV, digital and/or radio to join our innovative newsroom in Sydney.

You’ll be part of a team which delivers distinctive cross platform stories of the highest editorial standards that highlight Australia’s multicultural nature and celebrate diversity.


You will have broadcast reporting experience, and will provide content across all of our news platforms: TV, radio, and online.

You will be identifying, arranging, and carrying out interviews as well as chasing exclusive and distinctive elements of stories in the field and from the office.

The role demands journalists with a strong background in and knowledge of international and domestic events. In addition you will have a sound understanding of stories which resonate with our diverse audiences, and knowledge of SBS Charter and SBS Code of Conduct.

Understanding the importance of digital media and driving content online is a key part of the role.

An ability to travel for breaking news coverage and work a 7 day shift work roster is essential.


SBS is a place where creative, curious, and talented people are supported and good ideas and hard work is rewarded. In addition to your salary, you’ll receive the following benefits:

  • Fantastic culture
  • Onsite health and wellbeing programs 
  • Free onsite parking (subject to availability), onsite childcare facilities, free gym membership, retail discounts at a variety of chain stores, and an active social club
  • Being part of an organisation dedicated to making a positive social difference


We tend to move quickly, so if you’d like to be considered, you’re encouraged to click “Apply” to submit your application, with links to some of your broadcast and digital work.

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