Idea Group

Researcher (Journalism)

  • Basis:  Full-Time
  • Closing Date:  12 Apr, 2021
  • Job Ref:  KMP-59195

Job Description

Our client is seeking to recruit the role of a Researcher within the journalism field in order to seek, review and analyse various sources of information. The role shall report to the Editor.

The job:

  • Carry out in-depth background research on various topics for media
  • Seek and critically review all information obtained from credible sources to ensure correctness and appropriateness
  • Evaluate all information to ensure consistency and reliability of material and evidence
  • Develop ideas and content, and contribute to content development
  • Present quality, accurate and relevant information to members
  • Develop and maintain a database of contact lists and source references

The person:

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree (MQF Level 6 equivalent) in Communications, Journalism, English, or other related field
  • Minimum of 2 years’ relevant experience
  • Research, planning and organisation skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in Maltese and English
  • Flexible and able to work within tight timeframes