Production Journalist

Employer Information

The Irish News




The multi award winning Irish News is Northern Ireland’s top selling newspaper. Renowned for editorial excellence, the Irish News delivers news, sport and features to a huge audience across Northern Ireland.


Salary: £22,481.29 – £31,309.41 per annum (dependent on experience), healthcare plan.

We are looking for an outstanding journalist to join our sub-editing hub to help provide the most comprehensive daily news and sports coverage in Northern Ireland.

The successful candidate will have a recognised journalism qualification or 3 years full-time newspaper or broadcasting experience in addition to sub-editing and page layout experience in daily or weekly newspapers, using desktop publishing software.  Essentially you will be highly motivated with excellent news judgement.

-Competitive salary
-Generous holiday entitlement
-Dynamic, yet friendly and supportive working environment

You can apply on line by logging on to 

The closing date for the receipt of applications is Thursday, 24 June 2021 at 4.00 pm

print.  mobile.  desktop.  tablet.

True to our words

The Irish News is committed to appointing the best person for the job through open competition.  In accordance with the targets laid down in its affirmative action programme, it will welcome applicants from the Protestant community. 

  • Permanent
  • Belfast
  • Closing date: Thursday 24 Jun 2021
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