Position: Video Journalist/Radio Reporter
Location: Prince Rupert, BC
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Bell Media is looking for a Video Journalist/Radio Reporter to join the news reporting team for CFTK-TV, EZ Rock 590 and CJFW-FM based out of Prince Rupert, BC. The ideal candidate is comfortable as an on-air reporter, along with strengths in shooting and editing content. Primary responsibilities include tracking down stories and attending news events, along with editing and producing stories for radio, television and the web. The ability to work a variety of shifts is required to cover news conferences, breaking news stories and regularly scheduled news conferences across the Northwest. Located at our studios in Prince Rupert, BC, the Video Journalist/Radio Reporter will be part of a team of reporters and anchors covering the Northwest BC region from the Bulkley Valley and Lakes District to the North Coast and up to the Alaska Border.
Develop community contacts through the North Coast and Haida Gwaii
Attend news events, chase stories and follow up on files.
Edit and produce stories for television, radio and the web on a daily basis.
Work with team members to develop story ideas and co-ordinate news coverage.
Attend City Council and School Board meetings.
Anchor radio newscasts when required.
Attend weekly news department conference call meeting Wednesday at 10:20am to provide input on news department issues and story coverage.
Works on special projects such as features and long form stories when needed.
Other duties as assigned.
Degree or Diploma from a recognized Broadcast/Journalism Program or equivalent experience
Experience and demonstrated ability to operate ENG camera and editing equipment
Knowledge of Burli Newsroom System or similar audio editing program.
Knowledge of Final Cut video editing suite or similar video editing system.
Preferred 1 – 3 years experience in a similar or related position.
A valid driver’s license and your own vehicle is absolutely essential (abstract may be required)
Ability to work and meet deadlines with minimal supervision.
The ability to work as part of a team.
Mature, calm and professional manner.
Strong communication, writing and creativity.
Able to take instruction with ease; willing to learn
Represent Bell Media with integrity, respect and mature judgment
Job Location: Prince Rupert, BC
Application Deadline: February 9, 2020
Interested candidates are encouraged to apply online with a link to your demo, cover letter and resume to:
Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
Bell Media Inc. is dedicated to equity in the workplace.