News Producer, CTV News, Bell Media

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Date: Feb 13, 2018

Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA

Company: Bell

Req Id: 190803 

 

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.

 

Position: News Producer, CTV News, Bell Media

Location: 345 Graham Ave, Winnipeg, MB

Salary: Unifor. Local 816M, Group 15. Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Hours of Work: 40 hours per week. Overtime as required

Posting Date: February 13, 2018    

Closing Date: February 27, 2018

 

Responsibilities:

  • In conjunction with the News Director, oversee the look, production and editorial direction for CTV News at Five
  • Work with editorial staff to ensure CTV News at Five is on top of all news and covering events live where appropriate
  • Supervise editorial line-up
  • Take part in preparation and production all news specials
  • Initiate ideas for stories and coverage, including the integration of content on-air, on-line, and through social media
  • Monitor feeds and servers for content
  • Write news scripts, intros and all show elements
  • Prepare and supervise graphic elements
  • Supervise and vet reporter and web scripts when required
  • Take live events to air
  • Other related duties as assigned, which may include but are not limited to; various shifts and/or producing other newscasts

 

Qualifications:

  • At least three years’ experience as a newsroom show producer preferred. Live control room experience would be an asset
  • Degree or diploma from an accredited post-secondary broadcast program or related television news experience
  • Proven editorial news judgment with high journalistic standards
  • Proven ability to prioritize and meet deadlines of several simultaneous duties, while maintaining focus and composure
  • Solid understanding of broadcast law
  • Ability to lead a team and motivate staff
  • Superior communication skills
  • Creative and progressive writing skills
  • In depth knowledge of and interest in news and current affairs
  • Must be well versed in viewer engagement through social media
  • Must have and maintain valid documents required for travel to the United States
  • A valid Class 5 or equivalent driver’s license is required

 

 

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Bilingualism is an asset (English and French)

 

Additional Information:

Position Type: Union
Job Location: Canada : Manitoba : Winnipeg
Application Deadline: 02/27/2018
 

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: CanadaMBWinnipeg

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