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News Acquisitions Editor, Bell Media

Date: Jul 17, 2017

Location: London, ON, CA

Company: Bell

Req Id: 171087 

 

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.

 

Posting Date: July 17th, 2016

Closing Date:  July 24th, 2016

Position: News Acquisitions Editor, Bel Media, Unifor 87M

Status: Regular - Part-Time

Location: London, Ontario

Salary:  Commensurate with qualifications and experoiences.

Work conditions: Maximum 24 hours per week. Days, Evenings, Overnight & Weekends. Overtime as required.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Create newscast graphics and operate Inscriber character generator live to air
  • Dub and edit raw material and finished news stories to produce compelling visuals for television viewers. And great audio for radio listeners
  • Operate studio audio mixing consoles for live and recorded productions as per established control room practices and broadcast standards
  • Send and record news feeds and programming as required
  • Maintain recognized broadcast technical and editorial standards
  • Organize video for programs in a multi-show environment
  • File and retrieve archival material
  • Assess priorities and allot available facilities accordingly
  • Monitor Environment Canada weather alerts and insert on- air weather warnings as required
  • Operate prompter, time programs and program segments, and perform other control room and other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of a community college broadcasting course or equivalent
  • Minimum of one year's experience in television broadcasting
  • Demonstrated ability to organize material, meet deadlines and work accurately
  • Excellent communication Skills, both oral and written (grammar and spelling)
  • Demonstrate artistic aptitude – exceptional sense of design
  • Must be able to work independently and in a team environment
  • Training in and working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and After Effects is an asset
  • Working knowledge of broadcast audio mixing, terminology and concepts

 

Bilingualism is an asset (English and French)

 

Additional Information:

Position Type: Union
Job Location: Canada : Ontario : London
Application Deadline: 2016-07-24
 

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: CanadaONLondon

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