Investigative Reporter

Noteworthy, the award-winning investigative journalism platform from The Journal, is seeking to hire an investigative reporter based in Ireland to join our team.

We’re looking for a reporter with an interest in investigative journalism, experience of social media in a professional setting, excellent writing skills and an ability to work independently to a deadline.

This is a full-time position with an initial one year contract. Noteworthy offers a supportive and flexible working environment.


  • Researching and writing investigative articles
  • Coordinating social media planning and output for Noteworthy
  • Writing and editing our Insider Newsletter
  • Researching and writing proposed investigations to put out for crowdfunding
  • Working with the Noteworthy team to build public awareness and engagement of our brand


  • Communicate with excellent and accessible writing skills
  • Build connections and work with sources
  • Research complex topics and understand data
  • Use social media as a tool for promotion and distribution
  • Be a self-starter who can work well with the Noteworthy team
  • Have effective time management and organisational skills to work independently
  • Aid other reporters on investigations at crucial stages, such as in the run up to publication


  • At least three years’ experience in a journalism role
  • Interest in investigative and data journalism
  • Experience in reading and analysing company accounts
  • Proven ability to research and deliver on articles, including longform features
  • Proven ability to use social media in a professional setting, including design of graphics for use online
  • Knowledge and experience of Ireland’s legal framework around defamation, publishing and copyright


Please apply by email with a cover letter and up-to-date CV to [email protected] with Application: Investigative reporter in the subject line. In your cover letter please include what your experience and skills can contribute to Noteworthy’s crowdsourcing and crowdfunding investigative model.

Closing date for applications is midnight (Irish time) on Sunday 24 September 2023.

Salary will be commensurate with experience.

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