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Digital Broadcast Journalist - News Gathering

Regina, SK, Canada Req #683
Monday, February 10, 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:

Global Regina’s News Department is currently seeking a full time Digital Broadcast Journalist to join their team. The successful candidate for this position will be primarily shifted to Global News Morning, but required to work a variety of shifts and perform a variety of duties. In this position, you will report directly to the Managing Editor - Saskatchewan.
 

Responsibilities

·Generate original and relative story ideas.

·Strong on-air presentation, including live remotes and unscripted material.

·Write, produce, shoot, edit and post content with multiple deadlines on a daily basis for both broadcast and online.

·ENG photography and non-linear editing for broadcast and online.

·Publishing video content to website and social media channels.

·Available to work weekdays, evenings and weekends

·Producing as required

·Other duties as assigned.
 

What We Need From You:

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:

·Degree or diploma in Journalism/Broadcasting/Broadcast Technology from a recognized institution

·Strong writing and storytelling skills

·Valid driver’s license

·Understanding of how major news organizations are employing a wide range of digital platforms and formats.

·Willingness to adapt to rapidly changing technology and workflows.

·Working knowledge of new media tools and technologies (Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, etc), and related applications.

·Ability to handle the demands and pressure of multiple, daily online and broadcast deadlines in a high-tech environment.

·Proven abilities as a team player with a positive attitude.

·Self-starter with good communication skills.

·Familiarity with Canadian Press style and WordPress would be considered assets

·Preference will be given to candidates with proven shooting and editing experience

  • Must work well under pressure, possess a desire to be the best, have a positive can-do attitude


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 TO-Technical Operations
  • Job Function 02-Media/Communications Creative & Design
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Regina, SK, Canada