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Jasmine Naidoo

Hiring manager, Nine

Nine is Australia’s largest locally owned media company – the home of Australia’s most trusted and loved brands spanning News, Sport, Lifestyle, and Entertainment. We pride ourselves on creating the best content, accessed by consumers when and how they want – across Publishing, Broadcasting and Digital.

Nine’s assets include the 9Network, major mastheads such as The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age and The Australian Financial Review, radio stations 2GB, 3AW, 4BC and 6PR, digital properties such as, 9Now, 9Honey, Pedestrian.TV, Drive, subscription video platform Stan and a majority investment in Domain Group.

We bring people together by celebrating the big occasions and connecting the everyday moments. Australia belongs here. We bring our purpose to life via three shared values: We walk the talk, turn over every stone and keep it human.

About the role

The Internship Program is an ideal paid internship opportunity for the next generation of Australia's journalists to build their skills and get real-world experience under their belt. We’re looking for third year students to work with our various editorial teams. You’ll develop your writing skills, build a portfolio and get a hands-on feel for what it’s like to work as a professional journalist.

Depending on the interests of the candidate we can offer experience on all the sites - or we can tailor the internship to focus just on their areas of interest.

Day to day you will:

  • Pitch daily stories at news conferences.
  • Write and load articles
  • Work on images and video
  • Optimise articles for SEO
  • Have the ability to work across our range of websites, from 9News, to Sport, Lifestyle, Affiliates, Entertainment and Show sites and Travel 

Please note, this is a 3 month internship opportunity, working 2 days per week. 

What you'll be responsible for

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    News Reporting

    Write and report on news stories that are accurate, clear, and engaging to their audiences

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    Collaboration with Senior Reporters

    Work closely with senior reporters to learn from their experience and receive guidance on their work

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    Multimedia Content Creation

    Create multimedia content to accompany their articles or stories.

Skills you'll need

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    Works with others by being open, clear in communication and listening to achieve goals

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    Generates multiple innovative/new/novel ideas to solve a problem

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    Attention to detail

    Accurately identifies and rectifies discrepancies or errors that exists in information and deliverables

Meet the team


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