Blackgold Broadcasting operates three radio stations in Northern Alberta. 93.1 The One Leduc, 88.1 The One Stony Plain and our newly launched 89.7 The One serving Ponoka.
We have an immediate opening for a News Anchor/Reporter based in our Leduc office. We target an adult audience with a huge appetite and passion for local news. We’re in the communities reporting live, breaking stories and broadcasting the day’s news on the hour.
Your responsibilities will include:
- Report live, breaking news stories as they occur in our communities.
- Source and write local and regional news stories through established contacts and all other available sources.
- Attend local meetings including school boards, city councils, municipal districts, court cases, etc. and write local news stories from the information presented at the meetings.
- Monitor police and other emergency services as sources of news.
- Re-write appropriate regional, national and international news that is relevant to our local listening audience.
- Prepare and anchor newscasts.
Qualified candidates will be graduates of a recognized broadcast journalism program and/or have previous experience in a radio newsroom, possess excellent writing and communication skills, must be able to take direction and work well in a team environment.
Please submit your resume and audio ASAP to HYPERLINK "mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org" email@example.com
Deadline for applications is 5pm Friday, October 1.