Global News Regina
Weather & Traffic Anchor
Are you creative, dynamic and passionate? Do you like to think outside of the box and find new ways to achieve your goals? Corus Entertainment has an exciting opportunity for you. If you have a passion for excellence, and would like to work for Corus Entertainment, we encourage you to apply.
Global Regina is currently seeking a full-time Weather & Traffic Anchor to join their team. The successful candidate will be required to work early mornings as well as evenings and weekends when required. This position reports directly to the News Manager.
•Present informative and viewer-friendly weather forecasts with competence and clarity
•Provide up-to-the-minute traffic reports
•Strong on-air presentation, including live remotes and unscripted material
•Meet multiple daily deadlines to write, post, promote and update local content on globalnews.ca
•Regularly post links, video and photos on social media to promote Global News content and engage with viewers
•Display creativity in the use of production graphics and other visual elements
•Continually monitor and track weather patterns/trends
•Update emergency weather crawls, website and Social media
•Generate original stories ideas with a focus on weather and the community
•Participate in Global Regina promotional and community initiatives
•Perform other duties as required
What We Need From You:
•Diploma/Degree in Journalism/Broadcasting from a recognized post-secondary institution
•Minimum of 3 years of on-air experience in a small/medium market.
•The successful candidate will have a solid understanding of weather patterns
•Must be able to clearly communicate how the forecast will impact our viewers
•Proven ability to present information in a clear and concise manner
•Strong writing and storytelling skills
•Shooting and editing experience would be considered an asset
•Ability to adjust to changing priorities and meeting deadlines
•Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; able to work both independently and as part of a team
•Must work well under pressure, possess a desire to be the best, have a positive can-do attitude
•Willingness to adapt to rapidly changing technology and workflows as well as show a willingness to learn new online skills in a multi-faceted digital news operation
•Desire to always push forward and try new things
•Familiarity with Canadian Press style and WordPress would be considered assets
•Possess a valid driver’s license and clear driving record
Corus is a driving force in the media industry with a diverse portfolio of strong brands that entertain and inform audiences through great storytelling and compelling content, reaching millions of people around the world every day.
We have a passionate drive to connect with the world around us: to express, to share, to be part of people's lives. Walk around our offices, our stations, our studios across the country and you'll feel it. You'll see it in action.
You'll see it in the open communication and the approachability of our people. You'll see it in our care for quality work and the interest in new, creative solutions. You'll see it in how we work with external partners, and how we care about our communities. These are all core to the values we commit to living each and every day - Win Together, Think Beyond, Make It Happen, Learn Every Day, Show We Care. Our values describe what makes us pretty unique - and amazing - place to work.
At Corus we value and actively involve the full range of what makes people unique in order to create a strong and innovative company where amazing people thrive. A company where people have the full opportunity to show their unique value and develop their potential. We strongly encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, people of colour, people with disabilities, people from all gender and sexually diverse communities and people with intersectional identities.
Corus is also committed to providing accommodations throughout the interview and employment process. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.
Global News Regina
370 Hoffer Drive
Regina, SK, CA
|Tags:||weather, traffic, television, anchor|
|Posted:||May 03, 2021|
|Closing:||May 17, 2021|