Journalist (News)

Employer Information

The Irish News




As Ireland's best performing newspaper, The Irish News is renowned for its editorial excellence, delivering news, sport and features to an audience across print and digital.

We are recruiting for a 



Salary: £23,155-£32,248 (dependent on experience).


We require an experienced journalist, with a proven track record of breaking news stories, to join our team, across print and digital.


The successful candidate will have a recognised journalism qualification,
or 3 years full-time news reporting experience in daily or weekly
newspapers, broadcasting or online.


We Offer:                                           

  • Competitive salary

  • Generous holiday entitlement

  • Dynamic, yet friendly and supportive working environment

  • Access to first class training and professional development

  • Health care plan

You can apply on line by logging on to  

The closing date for the receipt of applications is Thursday 7 July 2022 at 4.00 pm


The Irish News is committed to appointing the best person for the job through open competition. In accordance with the targets laid down in its affirmative action programme, it will welcome applicants from the Protestant community.


  • Permanent
  • Belfast
  • Closing date: Thursday 07 Jul 2022
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