Multimedia News Reporter / Anchor - Moncton NB


Multimedia News Reporter / Anchor


Acadia Broadcasting is a growing media company with radio stations in Atlantic Canada and Northwestern Ontario. In each of our markets, our company focuses on being the community’s local voice for entertainment, news, and events.


91.9 The Bend in Moncton, NB has an exciting full-time opportunity for a Multimedia News Reporter / Anchor to join our regional news team. We are looking for someone who is passionate about storytelling, with a diverse set of digital and broadcast journalism skills. Our newsroom moves fast, so our reporters must be able to adapt quickly, and have a demonstrated mastery in social media and multimedia news gathering.


The key responsibilities of this role include:

• Researching and writing both local and regional news stories.

• Preparing and recording stories for broadcast that are 35-40 seconds in length.

• Creating web stories for our radio station websites and social media platforms.

• Continuously seeking multimedia storytelling opportunities, while covering events that will

enhance our coverage and content across all platforms.

• Working with a regional team of news professionals and providing backup for writing and anchoring as needed.

Here is what we are looking for:

• Someone with excellent news judgment with the ability to make quick decisions about the news of the day.

• Strong interviewing, writing, and editing skills.

• Proficiency with social media and understand how to distribute content through various

platforms.

• Someone who is comfortable reporting news as it happens in the community using their company smart phone through recording audio, video, and photography.

• Someone who is genuinely interested in engaging with the community.

• Degree in Journalism, digital media, or broadcasting, or equivalent relevant experience.

• Knowledge and experience with industry software (Burli, SoCast, WideOrbit), or with similar platforms would be valuable.

• Must hold a valid driver’s license.

We strive to be the best radio station in every market we serve through quality local programming, achieving positive results for advertisers, and rewarding employee excellence. If this opportunity sounds interesting to you, apply today with a resume, links to a demo and writing samples.


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Acadia Broadcasting is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of

race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.