Media
Jun 10, 2022

Senior Reporter - Anchor, CTV Barrie, Bell Media

Req Id: 375296 

 

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.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Anchoring newscasts or special broadcasts as required – will include working nights and weekends.
  • Live on the scene reporting.
  • Evaluating news leads and tips to develop story ideas.
  • Working closely with the producer to develop the daily newscast line-up.
  • Gathering and verifying information through interviews, observations and research.
  • Organizing material, writing stories based on information obtained, and vetting scripts.
  • Meet deadlines and a strong attention to detail.
  • Use various media to provide updates and news stories and newscasts to the public.
  • Contribute to promotional activities of the newsroom including but not limited to public appearances, support of community events, and promotion of newscasts to various media.
  • Actively contribute to newsroom leadership.
  • Serve as a role model for excellent communication and interpersonal skills within the newsroom.
  • Good understanding of journalistic ethics is essential.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications:

  • Outstanding on-air presentation.
  • Five years anchoring experience.
  • Two years’ experience as a videographer with excellent shooting, writing and editing skills.
  • College or University degree or diploma, preferably in Broadcast Journalism.
  • Proven reputation as a motivated self-starter with excellent interpersonal skills who enjoys getting involved in the production of the product, and loves news and current affairs.
  • Strong editorial skills when it comes to line-up and story evaluation.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Must be thoroughly professional in all aspects of journalism. Must be well read on current affairs and have a wide-range of working knowledge and understanding of general interest subjects, current events and people in the news.
  • Reside in Barrie area.
  • Ability to be a strong ambassador for the station

 

#Talent

 

Bilingualism is an asset (English and French); adequate knowledge of French is required for positions in Quebec. 

 

Additional Information:

Position Type: Media - Talent 
Job Status: 
Regular - Full Time 
Job Location:
Canada : Ontario : Barrie 
Flexible work profile:
Full-time in office (meaning that you will be required to perform your work on-site)
Application Deadline: 06/24/2022 

 

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.

 

Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. For a confidential inquiry, simply email your recruiter directly or recruitment@bell.ca to make arrangements. If you have questions regarding accessible employment at Bell please email our Diversity & Inclusion Team at inclusion@bell.ca.

 

Created: CanadaONBarrie

 

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