Media
Jul 20, 2022

Senior Producer, CTV News Toronto, Bell Media

Req Id: 378915 

 

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.

 

CTV News Toronto is growing its team of journalists. We are looking for a dynamic, experienced News Producer who is excited about delivering the news across multiple platforms, and thrives in a breaking news environment. Identifying news stories, generating enterprise news content, knowing how to deliver broadcast stories for multiple platforms, lining up, producing and executing a television newscast, writing quickly and accurately are essential to the job, as is strong news judgement. 

 

Responsibilities:    
•    Lead the editorial team and direction of CTV News Toronto’s flagship 6pm newscast  
•    Generate original story ideas for execution across multiple platforms
•    Play integral role in daily story development with editorial news team
•    Build newscast line-up
•    Writing to include but not exclusive to story intros, voice overs, promos 
•    Vet scripts, video, audio, and banners on multiple platforms
•    Ensure accuracy, consistency and adherence to CTV News standards of all material
•    Maintain station credibility and follow CTV News Policy Guidelines
•    Takes the CTV News Toronto newscasts to air 
•    Monitor wires, social media, e-mail and all other outlets for news updates or story ideas
•    Participate in news editorial meetings
•    Keep on top of news broadcasting trends

 

Qualifications: 
•    Degree in Journalism 
•    Minimum 3 years of experience producing television newscasts
•    Excellent skills as live control room producer
•    Experience in managing news coverage
•    Experience in developing and structuring newscasts and news stories
•    Experience vetting scripts
•    Superior broadcast writing skills as well as knowledge of digital writing 
•    Excellent knowledge of news and current affairs
•    Must have excellent command of the English language
•    Excellent decision-making and organizational skills, ability to prioritize, multi-task and meet strict deadlines while maintaining strong editorial judgement and creativity 

 

 

Bilingualism is an asset (English and French); adequate knowledge of French is required for positions in Quebec. 

 

Additional Information:

Position Type: Management 
Job Status: 
Regular - Full Time 
Job Location:
Canada : Ontario : Toronto 
Flexible work profile:
Full-time in office (meaning that you will be required to perform your work on-site)
Application Deadline: 07/22/2022 

 

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: CanadaONToronto

 

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