July  3, 2022
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Northern Journalist

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Northern Journalist REF#: JG31952
Northern News Services
Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Posted: May 27, 2022


Looking for an adventure that helps shape the world while telling people's stories? NNSL Media, a division of Black Press Media, publishes six award-winning newspapers, two websites and multiple social media channels, covering the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. We have an immediate opening for a permanent, full-time multimedia journalist.

Reporting to the Coordinating Editor, the ideal candidate will have a journalism degree or equivalent work experience who is proficient in photography and has an interest in the North. The position is based in Yellowknife, capital of the Northwest Territories, where the successful candidate will be producing news stories and features for NNSL’s website, plus NNSL Media’s flagship newspapers, Yellowknifer and News/North. This position would be a great posting for individuals who enjoy the outdoors while living in a community with all the amenities a major city has to offer. There is also an opportunity for a position in a satellite bureau in the Northwest Territories or Nunavut. Housing and utility costs are fully covered in these locations.

From NNSL’s newsroom you will be posting breaking news and story features on a daily basis. 

This position does require some evening and weekend work. NNSL Media offers a competitive salary package commensurate with experience, including dental, medical and a pension. Relocation funding is also available.


The successful candidate should have a comprehensive knowledge of CP Style, plus social media skills and familiarity with content management systems (Wordpress), as well as a valid driver’s licence and a smartphone.

Please email a resumé and cover letter - stating you found this job on Jeff Gaulin's Journalism Job Board - to: 

Mike Bryant,group publisher
Northern News Services
5102-50th Street
Yellowknife , NT
X1A 2R1 , Canada
Tel: (867) 873-4031

E-mail: mike.bryant@nnsl.com
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