At Bell, we do more than build world-class networks, develop innovative services and create original multiplatform media content - we advance how Canadians connect with each other and the world.
If you’re ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values professional growth and employee wellness, we want you on the Bell team.
The Bell Media team creates and delivers the best Canadian and international content across our digital media, television, radio, and out-of-home advertising platforms. We’re looking for innovative team players ready to take some of the most well-known entertainment brands in the country to the next level.
Position: Senior News Producer, Broadcast and Online Execution
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Hours of work: 40 hours per week. Overtime and shift work as required
As a key member of the leadership team in the CTV Edmonton Newsroom, this experienced journalist will lead content-execution strategies for all platforms. Guiding the quality, balance, and style of both broadcast and digital stories, this role supports the successful execution of all newsroom broadcasts and content to the highest standards.
Work with Managing Editor, News Producers, and content-creators to execute high-quality broadcasts and digital coverage that drives audience engagement
Evaluate and approve scripts and video for broadcast and digital, using sound ethical and journalistic judgement
Review broadcast rundowns and scripts for flow, relevance, context, and maximized viewer engagement
Generate strong story ideas that are relevant to the local audience
Other related duties as assigned
Post secondary education in Broadcasting, or Journalism
At least two years’ experience in a newsroom leadership position
Ability to evaluate and provide feedback on the work of others
Conflict-resolution abilities, sound news judgment, experience vetting stories for fairness, ethics, and legalities
Exceptional broadcast writing skills
Knowledge of CP style for digital writing
Competitive drive to win and strong sense of urgency
Knowledge of television production procedures, terminology and equipment capabilities
Excellent organizational, time management, communication and interpersonal skills
Demonstrated ability to react quickly and productively in a changing environment requiring immediate decision-making
Ability to adhere to tight deadlines and work with minimal supervision
Ability to foster a positive attitude and collaborative environment
Bilingualism is an asset (English and French)
Position Type: Union
Job Status: Regular - Full Time
Job Location: Canada : Alberta : Edmonton
Application Deadline: 04/14/2021
Please apply directly online to be considered for this role. Applications through email will not be accepted.
At Bell, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it. We’re committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible workplace where every team member feels valued, respected, and supported, and has the opportunity to reach their full potential. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities.
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Created: Canada, AB, Edmonton