News Director - Grande Prairie AB


NEWS DIRECTOR - EverythingGP Grande Prairie, AB Pattison Media, Grande Prairie Division, has an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated, talented, and team-oriented News Director looking to advance their career in Media Journalism. The successful candidate will have the following responsibilities: • Setting the direction of all news/sports for web and radio while developing video opportunities for web and portal.Setting expectations for reporters and anchors to ensure a consistent experience for listeners and users. Balancing diverse needs of our audience and regional landscape Working with sales to develop and implement sales opportunities Being highly involved in the community in a news capacity or as a company representative.Daily news reporting and anchoring QUALIFICATIONS:Familiarity with journalistic practices and principles, codes of conduct and legal requirementsDegree or diploma from a recognized broadcast school.Minimum 2.5 years of newsroom experienceA valid driver’s licensePassion for news mediaStrong on-air presence and writing skillsNews portal writing skills. Who WE are: Pattison Media is Canada’s largest, private, western-based Broadcasting company with stations in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba. With 45 FM, 3 AM radio stations, combined with 3 independent television stations and 17 online news portals, Pattison Media is a vibrant, successful, and well-respected company. We’re looking for an individual who lives by our Pattison values of Integrity, Accountability, Collaboration, Innovation, Quality and Customer Service. We're a growing and leading media company that respects our people and is firmly committed to Team growth and collaboration.


Please forward your resume, supporting materials and a completed copy of the Pattison Media New Applicant Self ID Form by November 12, 2021, to: