Reporter, Nursing in Practice

This is an exciting opportunity for a journalist to help shape the news agenda for a market-leading healthcare publication for practice and community nurses. Working across print and online, the perfect candidate will have flair for writing and enjoy making contacts and sourcing stories.

They will be expected to produce top-quality news stories and news analysis, covering political and clinical news that engages the publications’ target audience. They will work within a team of talented journalists and editors and be part of a growing and innovative publishing company which offers flexible working, whether in our central London office, remotely, or hybrid.   

Responsibilities

  • Sourcing and writing news stories and news analysis for the publications’ websites, daily newsletters and print magazine.
  • Helping to deliver exclusive investigations and campaigns.
  • Using social media platforms to engage with the nursing audience and bring more readers to the website.  
  • Attending and covering the publication’s events.
  • Working within tight print and online deadlines.
  • Working with the news editor and editor on new projects, such as roundtables, podcasts and social media campaigns.
  • Working within our wider editorial team which includes the company’s other healthcare publications: Pulse, The Pharmacist, Management in Practice and Healthcare Leader.  

Key skills

  • Completed a journalism course or masters.
  • A science graduate with a journalism qualification or someone with experience in journalism who is keen to establish a career in health.
  • Some experience in finding and writing news stories.
  • Experience in working to tight deadlines.

To apply, please send your CV to Gemma Collins gemmacollins@cogora.com and Carolyn Scott carolynscott@cogora.com or apply below.

Benefits

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Flexible working hours
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Office located at 1 Giltspur Street London EC1A 9DD
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Cycle to work loan + Season ticket loan
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Pension scheme
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Additional day off for your birthday
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Option to purchase additional holiday

About Cogora

Cogora is one of the UK’s leading full-service healthcare marketing agencies, that sits at the heart of a highly engaged community of 220,000 healthcare professionals. For over 25 years, we have cultivated and grown engaged communities of healthcare professionals, learning what they do, think and really need, in order to provide them with innovative and impactful education that helps them deliver high-quality care to their patients.