Reporter and Social Media Coordinator

The Bristol Cable are looking for someone to join the Cable team as a reporter and social media coordinator.

When can I apply?

From Thu 23 November Until Mon 11 December

What does it involve?


The Bristol Cable is a media cooperative producing high quality journalism, community education and pioneering a new model of media ownership.

The Cable is in its fourth year of existence. From a volunteer-led start up, the Cable has become a thriving media organisation. You will be part of a team that is spearheading new ways of engaging with communities on and off line, and developing projects to achieve our ambitions.

Through our work we have developed recognition and partnerships locally, nationally and internationally with leading organisations and individuals such as the Centre for Investigative Journalism and the Global Investigative Journalism Network.

The Cable is now at an exciting juncture where we are expanding our media team. We’re looking for a highly motivated person with journalistic flair to join the team as a reporter and social media coordinator. You will be immersed in a dedicated and supportive team.

Responsibilities will include:
- finding, pitching and producing engaging stories
- publicising our content, events and membership engagement through social media.

Full details of the role can be found here:

How do I apply?

How to apply

Please complete the Application Form:

Please do not include a CV or any attachments other than the standard application form.

Applicants will be shortlisted according to how well they meet the criteria in the person specification (see below) . Please highlight and explain how you meet these using the application form.

If you have been shortlisted for an interview, you will be informed by email by Wednesday 13th December.