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Entertainment Writer

We are looking for an additional writer that has a passion to write about the latest music trends, local music releases and interview local artists across the North East area.

Must have strong reporting and interviewing skills; excel at writing profiles, trend pieces and stories that explore local angles, go behind the scenes generating creative content and natural opinions.

  • Present live/prerecorded interviews via our video channels
  • Provide assistance to our Entertainment Editor
  • Candidate must possess tenacious reporting skills, constant curiosity and a fascination for live music
  • Promote local venues that hire local talent

Experience in the following would be an added bonus but not essential

  • CMS platforms such as WordPress
  • Twitter and Facebook
  • Facebook Live / Periscope
  • Video editing software

This role is not paid but expenses will be paid subject to requirements.

What’s in it for me?

  • Your latest work will be seen by thousands on a monthly basis
  • Attend some of Scotland’s entertainment events
  • Attend latest workshops with our partners
  • Full credit and promotion of your work
  • Write for our portfolio of websites in locations such as Glasgow and London
  • References

Applicants need to be 18+ please submit some online/offline examples of work and a few words to hello[at]perthgazette.co.uk by the 15th of April 2018.