Afternoon Announcer and Assistant Music Director, Bell Media, Nelson, BC.

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Date: Nov 12, 2017

Location: Nelson, BC, CA

Company: Bell

Req Id: 183211 

 

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.

 

Role:
Bell Media is looking for the next great Afternoon Drive personality to join the team at EZ Rock in Nelson, BC. We're looking for a passionate Personality & Social Media butterfly that can run a tight, music filled show... and Facebook and Tweet in a concise style. As well as on-air hosting, you will be collaborating with the Regional Music Director to ensure amazing music programming for the station’s AC format.

 

Even if you are new to the Kootenay/Boundary region and Nelson, you enjoy being a part of the local community, you want to understand what will work in your market and you strive to create great radio every day. We are looking for someone who thrives on working as part of a team, who is also a responsible self-starter who is comfortable with minimal day to day supervision and who is an energetic and positive influence in the building.   We want to read your resume and cover letter, but more than that we need to hear your work - so be sure to include links to your SoundCloud or YouTube demo!

 

Responsibilities:

    • Regular on-air afternoon shift.
    • Preparing, planning, and executing your show including researching and conducting interviews.
    • Above average Social Media skills on Facebook and Twitter
    • Must LOVE Remote broadcasts and station appearances.
    • Voice tracks when required
    • Production/voice overs needed at times
    • Collaborate with Regional Music Director on music programming
    • Daily log merging, reconciling, Canadian Content monitoring, weekly Can Con Reports and monthly SOCAN Reports.
    • Other duties as required from time to time.

Skill Requirements

    • Post-secondary education in broadcasting or related experience preferred.
    • At least 3 years on-air experience (outside of school).Must be extremely motivated and a self-starter.
    • Knowledge of Wide Orbit and Operation of broadcast console an asset.
    • Knowledge of Adobe Audition an asset
    • The ability to work as part of a team and independently.
    • Strong communication, writing and creativity.
    • Ability to work well under pressure and to meet deadlines.
    • Have genuine interest in current events of the communities that we broadcast to.
    • A valid class 5 BC driver’s license (or equivalent). Clean abstract required.

 

Bilingualism is an asset (English and French)

 

Additional Information:

Position Type: Media - Talent
Job Location: Canada : British Columbia : Nelson
Application Deadline: 12/01/2017
 

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: CanadaBCNelson

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