Producer, Morning Report

Te Tūranga – The opportunity  

This is an opportunity to develop your skills and improve on your craft at a unique organisation. New Zealand's award-winning Public broadcaster, RNZ aims to develop a life-long relationship with all the people of Aotearoa by enriching, reflecting and connecting the communities of Aotearoa and the Pacific through informative, challenging and entertaining storytelling.

Te Mahi – About the job

Morning Report is looking for an experienced journalist with news experience to work as a producer, creating a vibrant, live experience on air and online for our audiences.

Working with the industry’s top talent and covering the highest profile stories in NZ and overseas, you will be committed to the highest standards of journalism and have a thorough understanding of national and international news.

Ōu Pūkenga - About You

Working as part of a team in a high energy programming environment, you’ll:

  • have daily news experience;
  • be able to work under pressure;
  • be brimming with ideas and ways to turn them into compelling radio and online content.

Your collaborative approach will allow you to forge and maintain essential links across the News team and the rest of the organisation. 

Ngā Hua: What we offer

  • A welcoming and inclusive team
  • Will match an employee’s KiwiSaver contribution up to 4%, additional leave provisions
  • A focus on the development of our people
  • Comprehensive wellbeing support

Te Ahurea – Our Culture

At RNZ we are committed to fostering an inclusive and constructive culture. This means creating a place where our people feel like they belong and can do their best work. We do this through our attitudes; Be Bold, Better Every Day and Extend Manaakitanga.

This is a full-time role based in Auckland or Wellington and involves shiftwork.

To apply for this role please complete your application on our careers site, including your covering letter and a CV. If applying through Seek you will be able to view and download a copy of the job description for this role after clicking Apply.  

Applications close: Sunday, 3rd March 2024

If you would like to speak to someone about this role, please get in touch with the recruitment team on

RNZ is committed to the principles and practices of Equal Employment Opportunity and welcomes applicants reflecting New Zealand’s cultural and ethnic diversity. 

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Permanent Full Time

Job no: 834

Location: Wellington, Auckland

Closing Date: Sunday, 3 March 2024