Writer, CP24, Bell Media,

Ongoing
Competitive
Toronto, Ontario
Entry Level
Media
Oct 19, 2020

Writer, CP24, Bell Media,

Req Id: 270451

At Bell, we do more than build world-class networks, develop innovative services and create original multiplatform media content - we're revolutionizing how Canadians communicate.

If you're ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values bold ideas, professional growth and employee wellness, we want you on the Bell team.

The Bell Media team creates and delivers the best Canadian and international content across our digital media, television, radio, and out-of-home advertising platforms. We're looking for innovative team players ready to take some of the most well-known entertainment brands in the country to the next level.

Position: Writer, News CP24 - Unifor 723M

Location: 299 Queen St. W, Toronto

Salary: Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience

Hours of Work: 40 Hours per week, including weekends, plus overtime as needed

Status: Temporary Full-Time

Come join the dynamic news team at Toronto's Breaking News CP24. We're looking for an experienced writer who thrives in a live environment. This new team member should have news writing experience, be passionate about live television, be an outstanding writer who knows the value of good story telling. Being a team player tops the list. If you are a motivated self-starter, who thrives in live television, we'd love to hear from you. Join our news team at CP24 and be part of Toronto's most watched news channel.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for writing news stories, headlines and banners for television
  • Working with producers, assignment editors, reporters and anchors on stories
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years experience writing for broadcast
  • A degree/diploma in Television Broadcasting or Journalism is preferred
  • Strong editorial news judgment
  • Working on complex stories and live breaking news
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Previous experience working in a live news environment is required
  • Knowledge of iNews would be an asset

Bilingualism is an asset (English and French); adequate knowledge of French is required for positions in Quebec.

Additional Information:

Position Type: Union Job Status: Temporary - Full time Job Location: Canada : Ontario : Toronto Application Deadline: 10/26/2020

Please apply directly online to be considered for this role.  Applications through email will not be accepted.

At Bell, we don't just accept difference - we celebrate it. We're committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible workplace where every team member feels valued, respected, and supported, and has the opportunity to reach their full potential. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities.

Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. For a confidential inquiry, simply email your recruiter directly or recruitment@bell.ca to make arrangements. If you have questions regarding accessible employment at Bell please email our Diversity & Inclusion Team at inclusion@bell.ca .

Created: Canada , ON , Toronto

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