Date: Oct 4, 2017

Location: Montreal, QC, CA

Company: Bell

Req Id: 179881 


Bell is a truly Canadian company with over 137 years of success. We are defined by the passion of our team members and their belief in our company’s vast potential.

To ensure we continue to be recognized as Canada’s leading communications company, we’re committed to finding and developing the next generation of leaders. This means creating best-in-class career and development opportunities for our employees.

If you’re passionate, driven and find yourself seeking interesting work, new challenges and continuous learning opportunities, then we want you to join our team.

Bell Media is Canada's premier multimedia company with leading assets in television, radio and digital media, including CTV — Canada's #1 television network, and the country's most-watched specialty channels. It is a critical component of Bell’s commitment to leverage strategic investments in broadband networks to offer Canadians the best available content on any of the four screens they choose: television, smartphone, tablet and computer.


General description :

Reporting to the Manager, Communications and Public Relations, the publicist is responsible for developing and implementing media relations strategy for Bell Media’s TV channels and radio stations.


Main Responsibilities :

Media Relations :

  • Organize media events (screenings, set visits, programming launches, regional tours, etc.)
  • Plan, propose and organize interviews with stars
  • Distribute press releases, weekly and monthly programming highlights and other information relating to various brands and productions to the media
  • Respond to requests for information or material from journalists (sending photos, Vimeo links, etc.)
  • Conduct press reviews and monitor online news
  • Develop and update media contacts and associated distribution lists
  • Prepare reports on media relations activities


Key Required Competencies :

  • At least 5 years of experience in a similar position
  • Fluent in French and English (spoken and written)
  • Able to use Microsoft Office software
  • Excellent knowledge of Quebec media
  • Media relations experience in the field of culture, radio or TV is an asset
  • Excellent capacity to manage priorities and handle stress
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to develop and maintain relationships
  • Proactive, flexible and dynamic


Work Conditions:

  • Job status: Temporary Full-Time (1-year Mat Leave Term)
  • Work schedule: Monday to Friday, daytime schedule (Availability to work outside of the regular business hours can be required)


Bilingualism is required (English and French)


Additional Information:

Position Type: Non Management
Job Location: Canada : Quebec : Montreal
Application Deadline: 10/24/2017

Please apply directly online to be considered for this role.  Applications through email will not be accepted.


Bell is committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment where all employees and customers feel valued, respected, and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live and serve, and where every team member has the opportunity to reach their full potential.


Created: CanadaQCMontreal

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