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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.

Home Page Editor, SBS News

SBS is one of the most unique media organisations in the world. Our News and Current Affairs team has developed a cutting edge digital strategy and wants journalists who share our vision of producing quality content online.

About the role

The Home Page Editor is a key member of the Online team, where you will write, produce and edit news content to the highest editorial standards, ensuring you follow trending stories across various social channels and use analytics to drive engagement. You will liaise with key stakeholders within our News and Current Affairs teams, to ensure our online coverage includes the top international and national stories, as well as those highlighting Australia’s diverse communities.   

About you

You are a seasoned digital journalist with a passion for online news and strong production and editorial skills, and have an in-depth understanding of local and international news and current affairs. You will be a creative thinker knowing how to grow audiences across various platforms and social media channels.

Given the nature of the role, you have a deep understanding of what makes content shareable online, and be proficient in using front-end development methods and visualisation tools to enhance storytelling.

News happens around the clock and you must be willing and able to work on a 7 day roster that includes mornings, evenings and weekends

The benefits of working with us

SBS is a place where creative, curious, and talented people are supported and good ideas and hard work is rewarded. 

Ours is an inclusive and supportive workplace, well located for public transport and offering additional benefits including access to on-site car parking (subject to availability) and free gym membership.

This is a great opportunity to work for Australia’s multi-cultural media organisation and 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 submit your application through this site ASAP

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