Lineup Editor, Writer, CTV News Channel, Bell Media

  • Bell
  • CA - ON - Toronto
  • 1 week ago

Company Name: Bell

Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Job Duration: 2021-06-11 to 2021-07-11

Overview

Req Id: 296374 

 

At Bell, we do more than build world-class networks, develop innovative services and create original multiplatform media content – we advance how Canadians connect with each other and the world.

 

If you’re ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values 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.

 

Do you want to work in a dynamic, fast-paced newsroom and help inform Canadians across the country?

 

CTV News Channel is leading the charge when it comes to breaking news and informing Canadians about what matters to them.

 

We pride ourselves on being fast and accurate when it comes to bringing Canadians the top stories throughout the day.

 

CTV News Channel is looking for an experienced Lineup Editor to guide a dynamic team of writers and work alongside our producers and anchors.

 

The successful candidate has excellent news judgement, and the highest standards.

 

If you are the kind of leader who knows the news and has fresh ideas with the ability to multi-task then contact us.

 

 

Position: Line-Up Editor/Writer – CTV News Channel

Location: Agincourt

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Hours of Work: 40 hours per week. Overtime as required. Shift will include weekends.

 

Responsibilities:     

  • Create and line-up newscasts for CTV News Channel
  • Find the latest images and news stories
  • Write engaging and entertaining news stories, bumpers and teasers for newscasts
  • Supervise team of news writers
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications:

  • Extensive experience in several roles at a national news organization
  • Superior news judgement
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Excellent organizational skills, ability to meet deadlines and prioritize
  • Proven production skills
  • Experience managing staff
  • Self-starter
  • Resourceful
  • Ability to thrive in a stressful environment
  • Ability to work in a team, motivate staff and personally set the highest professional journalism standards
  • Computer skills – i-news experience is an asset
  • Control room experience and a broadcast or journalism degree are a definite asset

 

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

 

Additional Information:

Position Type: Non Management 
Job Status: Regular – Full Time 
Job Location: Canada : Ontario : Toronto 
Application Deadline: 06/18/2021 

 

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: CanadaONToronto

 

Bell, one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers.