News Producer, CTV Toronto, Bell Media

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.

CTV News Toronto is growing its team of journalists! We are looking to hire a dynamic, experienced News Producer who is excited about delivering the news across multiple platforms, and thrives in a breaking news environment. Identifying news stories, generating enterprise news content, knowing how to element broadcast stories for different platforms, lining up, producing and executing a television newscast, writing quickly and accurately are essential to the job, as is strong news judgement.

Responsibilities:
Generates original story ideas for execution across multiple platforms
Plays integral role in daily story development with editorial news team
Builds newscast line-up
Writing to include but not exclusive to story intros, voice overs, promos, etc
Vets scripts, video, audio, and banners on multiple platforms
Ensures accuracy, consistency and adherence to CTV News standards of all material
Takes the CTV News Toronto newscasts to air
Monitors wires, social media, e-mail and all other outlets for news updates or story ideas
Participates in news editorial meetings
Keeps on top of news broadcasting trends

Qualifications:
Degree in Journalism
Excellent skills as a live control room producer
Experience in managing news coverage
Experience in developing and structuring newscasts and news stories
Experience in vetting scripts
Superior broadcast writing skills as well as knowledge of digital writing
Excellent knowledge of news and current affairs
Must have excellent command of the English language
Excellent decision-making and organizational skills, ability to prioritize, multi-task and meet strict deadlines while maintaining strong editorial judgement and creativity
Excellent communication skills – oral and written

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

Additional Information:
Position Type: Management
Job Status: Regular – Full Time
Job Location: Canada : Ontario : Toronto
Application Deadline: 03/01/2021

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: Canada, ON, Toronto

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