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Announcer, Mid-day, Intermediate - On-Air Talent

Calgary, AB, Canada Req #669
Monday, February 3, 2020
Are you creative, dynamic and passionate?  Do you like to think outside of the box and find new ways to achieve your goals?  Corus Entertainment has an exciting opportunity for you.  If you have a passion for excellence, and would like to work for Corus Entertainment, we encourage you to apply.

About the Role:

The Corus Radio division has an exciting opportunity for a maternity leave on-air opportunity in our Calgary Office on our Country 105 station.  Reporting to the Program Manager, the successful candidate we are looking for will need to be creative, digitally savvy, and an energetic team player. 


  • Host a highly interactive show offering as much fun in the hallways of the radio station as you do on the air.
  • Create and execute compelling content through a dedication to preparation and solid work ethic
  • Embrace a high profile presence in the community through public appearances
  • Feed our social media beast - building original content and leading in the connected world


About You

What We Need From You:    

  • Have a genuine interest and love for country music and live the pop culture lifestyle (are you going to see the new movies every week?)
  • Tell a good story
  • Listen as well as they talk
  • Able to multitask, communicate with staff and handle high pressure situations
  • A positive, friendly manner and customer service approach that will enable the successful candidate to deal with challenging situations with empathy and sincerity
  • Detail oriented, accurate and a quick learner


In addition to applying using the career pages, applicants should also:

  • Email their resume and an MP3 scope of a recent show
  • Share examples of social media success

Please send these to: Greg Johnson, Program Manager, Country 105


If You Have the Following….We Want to Hear From You!

Why Corus?

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

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now'.  
*No phone calls please. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

Other details

  • Job Family PG-Programming
  • Job Function 02-Media/Communications Creative & Design
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Calgary, AB, Canada