Anchor Reporter – Rogers

Date: Aug 12, 2020
Location: Ottawa, ON, CA, K1G 6C9
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 their dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

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

As an Anchor/Reporter/Editor, reporting to the News Director, your role within Rogers will be: writing, editing, producing and broadcasting the most up to date newscasts and news reports for 1310 NEWS. This would include reporting live from the scene of breaking news events. As a member of the 1310 NEWS team, you would cover various shifts from time to time, including evenings and weekends. Our goal is to provide immediate, accurate and credible information for our listeners. The successful candidate will share our passion to be first, fast and factual.

Responsibilities:

Edit, write, produce and broadcast the most up to date newscasts and news reports
Experience reporting live from the scene of news events
Knowledge of technical requirements for reporting live from news events
Generate creative content and programming ideas

Minimum Qualifications:

Two years of broadcasting experience
Extensive knowledge of news, including local Ottawa news
Excellent editing, writing and production skills
Strong skills as an interviewer
Valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications:

Post-secondary degree
Experience or education as a news anchor, reporter and/or editor

Schedule: Part time
Shift: Variable
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 2001 Thurston Drive (089), Ottawa, ON
Travel Requirements: None
Posting Category/Function: Broadcasting & News
Requisition ID: 153659

Together, we’ll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:

Our people are at the heart of our success
Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
We do what’s right, each and every day
We believe in the power of new ideas
We work as one team, with one vision
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 matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.

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