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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.

Political Journalist

Do you live and breathe #auspol? Never miss Question Time? Want to help deliver our distinctive, cross-platform coverage of the upcoming federal election? Now’s your chance!

About the role

SBS has developed a reputation as one of the world’s coolest little broadcasters with our dynamic team of forward thinkers and diverse voices.

SBS News, the world’s largest multicultural and multilingual broadcaster, is looking for a Political Journalist to help drive our distinctive and compelling charter-orientated content for TV, online, and radio platforms from Parliament House.

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.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have journalism experience in Federal or State politics, and have a sound understanding of the kind of political stories which resonate with our diverse audiences.

Understanding the importance of social media and driving content online is a key part of the role. This will be an on air role so broadcast experience is an advantage.

This is a rare opportunity to join our Canberra Bureau, so if you are interested by the role please apply now, we would love to hear from you!

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