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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.

Investigative 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 and reflecting Australia’s diverse society.

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

SBS produces Australia’s most trusted news service and now we are looking for fresh talent to join us.


The SBS Investigations Unit is at the forefront of cross platform journalism, and we are seeking a talented journalist to join our innovative newsroom in Sydney. You will have experience in TV, digital and/or radio, with the ability to generate ,research and produce distinctive high quality investigations.

The role will:

  • Provide daily production support to the Senior Investigative Journalist
  • Research and collaborate on distinctive stories across TV, digital, and radio platforms for SBS News and Current Affairs programmes.
  • Commission graphics and conduct interviews and ensure material meets strict deadlines


You will be a journalist with a strong news background, with experience in cross platform national and international news reporting. The role is expected to provide content across all of our news platforms: TV, radio, and online.

You will:

  • Be able to identify, arrange, and conduct interviews as well as pursuing exclusive and distinctive elements of stories in the field and from the office.
  • Have a strong background in and knowledge of international and domestic events.
  • Have a sound understanding of stories which resonate with our diverse audiences, and knowledge of SBS Charter and SBS Code of Conduct.
  • Be able to travel for breaking news coverage and undertake shift work as required


  • Access to free onsite parking
  • Free gym access at Climb Fit
  • Retail discounts (including JB HiFi, Apple, Hewlett Packard and Madman DVDs)
  • Onsite Heath & Wellbeing programs including weekly yoga classes
  • Active social club


If you’re keen to become a part of it, check out our website then click “Apply” to submit your application and interest.



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