McPherson Media Group (MMG), the publisher of Shepparton News and an array of regional and national publications is looking for a Cadet Journalist to join our editorial team and assist in the creation of specialist, niche publications covering sports shooting pursuits as well as a variety of general multimedia products for our strategic partners and general newsroom. ABOUT YOU:You will be a budding, driven journalist with an appetite for the sports shooting lifestyle, outdoors pursuits and travels off the beaten track. You take a keen interest in our rivers, bush and wetlands, their conservation, and the wise use of the natural resources they provide. We want someone who will appreciate the opportunity to channel these interests to create extraordinary, gripping and unique content, both for print and digital platforms.KEY ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES:Sourcing and writing of material for mainstream as well as specialist industry publicationsCoordination and editing of content from contributorsAssisting in the development of social media content, including creation of video and photographyWebsite management: updates, news, event info, curated contentAssisting in creation of podcasts, comms and other materials for our strategic partnersParticipation in industry events to channel marketing opportunitiesWHY JOIN MMG?McPherson Media Group is a well-resourced, evolving media company encompassing regional newspapers, a variety of magazines, niche agricultural publications, regional event management and custom content production/publishing. We are committed to bringing our communities, advertisers and audience together – engaging and connecting them in a rapidly changing media landscape. APPLY NOW.If you believe you’re the right candidate for the job, send us your resume, a compelling cover letter and a couple of examples of your work. Applications close 3 May 2019. If you have any questions about the role, do not hesitate to contact Marysia Bellamy, People & Culture, on 03 5820 3209.