News Director - North Battleford SK


News Director

North Battleford, SK


Are you an experienced journalist tired of trying to make ends meet?

Let Pattison Media bring you to a market where you WON’T have to spend more than $2,200 on rent.


In fact, you can find a nice one-bedroom apartment in North Battleford, SK for $850 a month.

Not only that…we’ll pay you a salary comparable to those being offered in major markets!

Yep, it means you’ll probably have enough money to get groceries too ;)


Pattison Media is looking for a News Director to help lead a group of talented journalists in North Battleford and Meadow Lake, SK. We are the #1 news source for the area in on our digital and radio broadcast platforms - relaying news and information that matters most to our consumers.


WE HAVE:

  • a good work/life balance with an emphasis on mental health

  • a diverse and inclusive workforce

  • mentorship from experienced journalists you can tap into whenever you need

  • a team of aces to work with

  • a willingness to embrace innovation over tradition

  • an opportunity for you to get ahead in both your personal and professional life


YOU HAVE:

  • minimum 2 years experience in broadcast or print journalism (CP style)

  • strong journalistic skills, integrity, and the ability to ensure all news content meets editorial, ethical, and legal standards

  • motivation to lead by example through enterprise reporting

  • excellent knowledge of local news and current affairs

  • a willingness to learn and collaborate with other News Directors within Pattison Media

  • a valid driver’s license

You can apply online at www.pattisonmedia.com/careers or send your resume, writing examples, on-air demo and a completed copy of the Pattison Media New Applicant Self ID form by July 25, 2022 to:


Teena Monteleone

Director of Information Programming

teena.monteleone@pattisonmedia.com


**Our New Applicant Self ID Form is available for download at pattisonmedia.com/selfidform.pdf and should be completed and attached to all employment applications. Please note your completed forms will be kept confidential**


Pattison Media is committed to our social responsibility of equal opportunity employment and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of race, color, ancestry, national origin, disability, medical condition, gender identity, sexual orientation, or age, religion, expression, marital status or other non-job-related criteria. We encourage members of all designated groups to identify themselves using our self identification form, as doing so will help us correct under-representation of those individuals in our company.