RECRUITING FOR NEWS
In an era of shrinking newsrooms, we still believe in and invest in local news.
We are a growing company looking to add a dedicated, talented and professional broadcast journalist to our team. The successful candidate will go above and beyond to be a local leader and will also become active in the community in which they work. Duties may include weekend news and coverage of evening council meetings.
RESPONSIBILITIES / SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
Represent the station at Community events as a reporter or Emcee
Attend community events and conduct interviews for news stories
Attention to detail and commitment to ensuring news content is factual.
Write and voice news (training to be provided)
Web publishing to websites and social media posts.
Operate on-air board, automation program, and studio equipment.
Other related duties as assigned by general manager, group news director or group program director.
Excellent news writing skills.
Strong audio editing and board operation skills.
Experience covering municipal councils and local news conferences preferred.
Working knowledge of editing software an asset.
Highly motivated and able to work with minimum supervision.
Demonstrated ability to remain calm and focused when the pace becomes very fast.
Valid driver’s license (driver’s abstract requested).
Interested in having some fun and making a commitment to the objectives noted above?
Applicants are invited to send a resume and demo by Friday, February 10th to: email@example.com
Our company values diversity in its work force and is committed to Employment Equity.