Media
Nov 17, 2021

Reporter, CTV News Channel, Bell Media

Req Id: 338937 

 

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: Reporter CTV News Channel

Location: Ottawa, Ontario

Salary: Commensurate with qualification and experience

Hours of work: 40 hours per week. Overtime as required. Shift may include weekends.

 

Responsibilities:

  • LIVE hits for CTV News Channel and various CTV News platforms
  • Cover Canadian political stories and international stories as assigned by the Sr. Producers and assignment desk
  • Work with CTV News colleagues and international partners to provide the most comprehensive hits and talkbacks for CTV News
  • Develop and maintain news contacts
  • Occasional anchoring duties and filing reports for CTV National News, as required
  • Generate story ideas
  • Work cooperatively with bureau resources and staff
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications:

  • Journalism degree or diploma
  • Proven excellence in news reporting
  • Must possess superb writing, research and on-air presentation skills
  • A keen interest in and understanding of the Canadian political landscape and current affairs coupled with strong news judgement
  • Ability to pivot to breaking news and work independently under pressure
  • A critical thinker who pitches compelling and diverse stories
  • Ability to travel on short notice for extended periods
  • Ability to thrive in a multi-platform news team
  • Knowledge of languages  in addition to English
  • Ability to deal with new and developing technology
  • Strong people skills and a good understanding of journalistic ethics is mandatory
  • Minimum of 7 years broadcasting experience in a news environment

 

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 : Ottawa 

Flexible work profile: Full-time in office (meaning that you will be required to perform your work on-site)
Application Deadline: 12/05/2021 

 

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.

 

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: CanadaONOttawa

 

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