The Drum Awards Festival - Official Deadline

-d -h -min -sec

the Telegraph

Investment in digital services could lead to 30 job losses at the Telegraph

Author

By The Drum Team, Editorial

January 30, 2012 | 1 min read

Up to 30 jobs could go at the Daily and Sunday Telegraph as the paper plans to invest in new digital services.

According to a blog by Roy Greenslade on the Guardian, Telegraph Media Group's chief executive, Murdoch MacLennan, emailed staff today saying that it is a cost-saving exercise, with the money to be reinvested in digital innovation, particularly the development of iPad and Kindle editions of the newspaper.

MacLennan is quoted as saying in the email: "Today we have more reporters working here than we did then [in 2005], unlike many of our competitors who are struggling commercially, and in some cases making heavy losses."

the Telegraph

More from the Telegraph

View all

Trending

Industry insights

View all
Add your own content +