Chase Producer, BNN Bloomberg (Freelance Opportunity)

Apply now »

Date: May 14, 2018

Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Company: Bell

Req Id: 200589 

 

Bell is a truly Canadian company with over 138 years of success. We are defined by the passion of our team members and their belief inour 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.

 

Position:  Chase Producer –BNN Bloomberg

Location: Toronto - 299 Queen Street West


Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Hours of Work: Varied, Part Time

 

Responsibilities:
BNN Bloomberg has an opening for Freelance Chase Producer.  Working from our national newsroom in downtown Toronto, the successful candidate will be intimately involved in planning and executing daily programming produced by Canada’s only television service devoted to business, finance and the markets.  If you are a highly-motivated individual with strong business and television knowledge and great story ideas this position is for you.
• Generating interesting and original story ideas of interest to investors, the financial industry and others in our growing audience of high net-worth Canadians
• Tracking down high-profile and expert guests for on-air interviews
• Pre-interviewing guests
• Preparing research packages and questions for use by on-air hosts
• Designing and producing interview segments, including suggesting and overseeing the creation of graphics and video footage to help illustrate our coverage
• Managing resources to ensure delivery of succinct, dynamic programming
• Writing news stories about segments and ensuring stories are posted and shared on digital platforms

 

Qualifications:
• Completion of a broadcast journalism degree
• Completion of a Finance degree or designation (MBA preferred)
• Strong knowledge of and a keen interest in the markets and financial news; previous experience in the financial industry is especially beneficial
• 3-5 years experience in a television newsroom
• Experience producing both live and taped programming
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
• Ability to generate story ideas, research subjects and write solid broadcast copy
• Ability to prioritize and juggle tasks and assignments 
• Ability to work well in a team environment
• Excellent self-motivation, high energy and enthusiasm
• Strong computer skills, including detailed knowledge of basic software

Application Details:
Interested candidates are encouraged to apply online: http://jobs.bce.ca


Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
Bell Media is dedicated to equity in the workplace

 

Bilingualism is an asset (English and French)

 

Additional Information:

Position Type: Media - Freelancer
Job Location: Canada : Ontario : Toronto
Application Deadline: 05/31/2018
 

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: CanadaONToronto

Find similar jobs: