Radio News Anchor
The following is a paraphrase of the primary functions, but does not outline all of the duties and responsibilities that may be assigned to this position:
Accurately and clearly deliver news, weather and sports content on-air
Generate original and relevant story ideas
Write and post online news content for cjob.com, globalnews.ca suite of websites
Write and produce radio news stories on tight deadlines
Quickly turn content from talk shows around to use as news content when appropriate
Share online content on social media platforms
Execute all technical aspects of an on-air broadcast, including operation of board, Mediatouch, and preparation of production elements
Embrace and demonstrate Corus Entertainment’s five values
Available to work weekdays, evenings and weekends
Perform other duties as required.
The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:
Diploma/Degree in Journalism/Broadcasting or equivalent experience
Experienced journalist capable of reporting and anchoring daily news
Strong writing and storytelling skills on both radio and online
Production and technical skills, ability to troubleshoot problems
Ability to work independently, be accountable to the team and have a positive, can-do attitude
Ability to meet strict short deadlines and work well under pressure
Working knowledge of new media tools and technologies (Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, etc)
Familiarity with WordPress and CP style an asset
Familiarity with iMedia Touch an asset
Corus is a driving force in the media industry with a diverse portfolio of strong brands that entertain and inform audiences through great storytelling and compelling content, reaching millions of people around the world every day.
We have a passionate drive to connect with the world around us: to express, to share, to be part of people's lives. Walk around our offices, our stations, our studios across the country and you'll feel it. You'll see it in action.
You'll see it in the open communication and the approachability of our people. You'll see it in our care for quality work and the interest in new, creative solutions. You'll see it in how we work with external partners, and how we care about our communities. These are all core to the values we commit to living each and every day - Win Together, Think Beyond, Make It Happen, Learn Every Day, Show We Care. Our values describe what makes us pretty unique - and amazing - place to work.
At Corus we value and actively involve the full range of what makes people unique in order to create a strong and innovative company where amazing people thrive. A company where people have the full opportunity to show their unique value and develop their potential. We strongly encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, people of colour, people with disabilities, people from all gender and sexually diverse communities and people with intersectional identities.
Corus is also committed to providing accommodations throughout the interview and employment process. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.
How to Apply
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*No phone calls please. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
- Pay Type Hourly
- Winnipeg, MB, Canada