Overnight Anchor


At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize her dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuels us, and moments define us.

NEWS 1130 has an opening for someone eager to break into a major market newsroom. If you are up for a unique challenge as you hone your news skills, this is the job for you! This is a part-time position (3 days per week) reporting to the Managing Editor – Mornings at our Vancouver broadcast centre.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Produces, writes and delivers newscasts overnights on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
  • Updates social media accounts for NEWS 1130
  • Posts content to the NEWS 1130 website, or updates content, as needed
  • Ensures NEWS 1130 has the most up-to-date, accurate, compelling and entertaining newscasts
  • Creates content for NEWS 1130 by chasing and producing stories for the next day’s Morning run
  • Engages in social media in a way that best serves the NEWS 1130 and represents the

 

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of two years of experience in a radio or TV newsroom
  • Graduate of a recognized broadcast journalism program
  • Strong news read that reflects knowledge of current events
  • Well-versed in social media
  • Exceptional ability to multi-task and manage time
  • Ability to work proactively and independently, in a high pressure environment

 

If you are driven by being the first to tell a story, connecting with an audience, and enjoy a great team environment, we would like to hear from you!

 

Schedule: Part timeShift: NightLength of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)Work Location: 2440 Ash St (094), Vancouver, BC Travel Requirements: NonePosting Category/Function: Broadcasting & NewsRequisition ID: 131942 Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work: 
  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment
 

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You can also reach out to our team at RogersRecruiting@rci.rogers.com to begin a conversation about your individual accessibility needs throughout the hiring process.

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Company
Rogers
Posted
09/17/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Vancouver, 02 V5Z 4J6, CA