Radio/TV Traffic Reporter, Bell Media

Date: Apr 12, 2019

Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Company: Bell

Req Id: 234036 

 

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.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Generating live traffic updates every 15 minutes for Newstalk1010 radio & CP24, including writing, reporting, gathering information from OPP, local traffic police officers, MTO, and listeners.
  • Creating and maintaining community contacts while adhering to all station, company and CRTC rules and regulations.
    Will be ready to do “ live “ Breaking Traffic news as required.
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications:

  • Must possess a strong “On Air” presence & ability to interact well with others on air.
  • Minimum of 1 to 2 years successful radio on-air broadcasting experience.
  • College level Broadcast Journalism Diploma or equivalent.
  • Ability to write and craft a story well.
  • Ability to perform in a “live” environment.
  • Strong people skills and a good understanding of journalistic ethics are mandatory.
  • Proven skills and knowledge of technical requirements of radio production.
  • Excellent leadership, organizational, and communication skills.
  • Able to work to deadlines and demonstrate attention to detail.
  • Valid ‘G’ drivers license (Ontario) required.
  • Able to work independently and with minimal supervision.
  • Organizational and time management skills are a must.
  • Proficient in Burli news software, social media.

 

Bilingualism is an asset (English and French)

 

Additional Information:

Position Type: Media - Talent

Duration: 12 months
Job Location: Canada : Ontario : Toronto
Application Deadline: 04/26/2019

 

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: Canada, ON, Toronto

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