News Anchor and Reporter - Terrace BC

News Anchor and Reporter, CFTK-TV, Bell Media, Terrace

Req Id: 312752

At Bell, we do more than build world-class networks, develop innovative services and create original multiplatform media content -we advance how Canadians connect with each other and the world.

If you’re ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values, professional growth and employee wellness, we want you on the Bell team.

The Bell Media Digital team is focused on creating amazing and rich digital experiences for our audiences and keeping Canadians connected, informed, and entertained as technology changes at lightning speed.

We’re looking for innovative team players ready to guide some of the most well-known entertainment brands in the country through a digital transformation.

Position:News Anchor/Reporter, CFTK-TV

Location:Terrace (BC)

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Job Status:Regular Full Time

About the team:

Bell Media has a unique opportunity for someone who loves broadcasting, has a passion for news and is looking to grow their career as a News Anchor / Reporter with our CFTK –TV news team. Located at our studios in Terrace, BC, the News Anchor / Reporter will lead the 5pm/6pm and 11pm newscasts covering the Northwest BC region from Haida Gwaii to Vandrehoof.

The successful applicant must be available to work early mornings, evenings and weekends.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Anchor the CFTK-TV weekday newscast at 5:00pm, 6:00pm, & 11:00pm

  • Line-up creation, editing, writing, resource coordination and other editorial duties

  • Editing/vetting content from throughout the day for broadcast and digital platforms

  • Assisting with breaking news production and special programming as assigned

  • Representing CFTK-TV at public and community events as required

  • Other related duties as assigned

Critical Qualifications:

  • 2-3 years newsroom and TV anchor experience

  • A degree or diploma from an accredited post-secondary journalism program and/or related news experience

  • Excellent broadcast, print writing and presentation skills

  • A full and unrestricted Class 5 Drivers’ Licence with a clean drivers’ abstract is a requirement for this position.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong editorial judgment

  • Knowledge of iNews, digital editing, and Polopoly an asset

  • Experience with social media for news content promotion and audience interaction an asset

  • Demonstrated organizational skills, including the ability to work independently

  • Ability to work well in a deadline-driven team environment

***Please include the link of your demo reel in your resume***