About Us

West Australian Newspapers Limited, a division Seven West Media, employs over 1,300 employees across the state, comprising of:

  • The West Australian Newspaper (est. 1833)
  • West Australian Regional Newspapers
  • Redwave Media (including Red FM, Spirit Network and WAfm)
  • Quokka
  • WA Publishers
  • ColourPress
  • thewest.com.au

Seven West Media is the leading listed national multi-platform media business based in Australia, comprising of Channel Seven, the leading free to air capital city television network; Pacific Magazines, the country's second largest magazine group by readership; Yahoo!7 one of the nation's most successful internet platforms, Seven Group Holdings and West Australian Newspapers Limited.

Potential Careers

  • Accounting / Financial
  • Administration
  • Advertising & Retail Sales
  • Call Centre / Telemarketing
  • Customer Service
  • Digital Design & Development
  • Graphic Design
  • Human Resources & Payroll
  • IT & Infrastructure Services
  • Journalism
  • Marketing
  • Printing
  • Publishing

Locations

Head Office

  • Perth - Osborne Park

Regional Branches

  • Albany
  • Broome
  • Bunbury
  • Carnarvon
  • Geraldton
  • Harvey
  • Kalgoorlie
  • Karratha
  • Katanning
  • Kununurra
  • Manjimup
  • Margaret River
  • Narrogin
  • Port Hedland

Awards

  • Walkey
  • PANPA
  • IFRA Quality Award
  • United Nations Peace Prize
  • Asian Digital Media Award (thewest.com.au)

Environmental Commitment

  • Each year we commit to supporting the Publishers National Environment Bureau's aim of ensuring that Australia's leading newspaper and magazine publishers continue to lead the world in the sustainable recovery of old newspapers and magazines by promoting the importance of recycling and the positive impacts that this has on our environment.
  • All aluminium plates and scrap metal used in the production of our printed products are recycled.
  • All chemicals and inks are recycled.
  • Our Head Office, Newspaper House, won the 1999 WA Energy efficiency award, reducing energy consumption by 27.5% from our previous CBD office. The building was constructed with careful consideration to ensure energy efficient design features in all areas.

Our Values & Commitment

The Editorial Policy epitomises the Values and Commitment of West Australian Newspapers. We uphold and adhere to the principles of integrity, balance and fairness. In reporting news and doing business we will be probing, sceptical, honest, courageous and forthright.

Our business reflects the aspirations of all West Australians, with particular regard to the diverse nature of the community. We are engaged with the community and recognise its vital role in encouraging the pursuit of excellence in all aspects of community life.

Seven West Media is the leading listed national multi-platform media business based in Australia, comprising of Channel Seven, the leading free to air capital city television network; Pacific Magazines, the country's second largest magazine group by readership; Yahoo!7 one of the nation's most successful internet platforms, Seven Group Holdings and West Australian Newspapers Limited.

Benefits for Employees

We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to environmental health and safety management.

We offer a range of employee benefits including, but not limited to: discounted newspaper home delivery, special discounts to shows and events from our corporate sponsorship partners, corporate discount and benefit programs with Bankwest and HBF, seasonal health and wellness programs including flu vaccinations, group outdoor fitness and pilates, competitive superannuation with our provider Plum and a weekly pay cycle!!

Staff at our award winning secure head office in Osborne Park also have the benefit of a free onsite gymnasium with 24/7 access, West Cafe offering fantastic food and coffee at competitive prices, secure onsite parking (subject to availability), a Peoples Choice Credit Union branch onsite for all your banking needs.

Applying for a position with West Australian Newspapers Ltd

West Australian Newspapers Limited provides a wide range of career opportunities across a number of areas including sales, administration, publishing, editorial, graphic design, finance and marketing.

Opportunities are advertised on jobfinder.com.au.

Our selection process is aimed at ensuring selected candidates have the right skills, experience, qualifications and competencies that are essential for each position.

Applications for advertised positions are to be sent, with a covering letter, to the recruiting manager via the specific contact details on the advertisement.

If we do not have an opportunity for you at this time we still welcome your expression of interest for any potential future positions that we may have, please forward your Expression of Interest to human.resources@wanews.com.au. Information that you send to us will be kept strictly confidential, and will remain on file for three months, unless you request otherwise.

Looking to work for another division of Seven West Media?

For opportunities with other Seven West Media divisions, please visit http://www.sevenwestmedia.com.au

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