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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: Radio News Morning Anchor and Reporter, AM1150, Bell Media
Location: Kelowna, British Columbia
Bell Media Radio is seeking a professional individual who loves radio and has a passion for local news to join our team at AM 1150 in the capacity of Morning News Anchor and Reporter in Kelowna, BC. As well as proven experience in reporting for a news radio station, the ideal candidate will have a strong interest in both community and national news and understand applicable legal and broadcast standards. AM 1150 provides local and national news coverage for Kelowna and the Okanagan Valley and is part of the iHeartradio brand.
Daily Anchoring of Morning news for AM 1150
Interaction on air with the AM1150 morning show host
Daily reporting and content production for Bell Media Digital properties
Attend news events, chase stories and follow up on files
Work with team members to brainstorm story ideas and co-ordinate news coverage
Daily phone checks with police, fire, ambulance, etc.
Ability to find the local and or regional angle to provincial and national stories
Apply news content to station social media platforms
Other duties as assigned by News Director or Regional Program Director
Degree or Diploma from a recognized Broadcast/Journalism Program or equivalent experience
Highly motivated self-starter with the ability to generate at least three stories per day
Experience and knowledge of newsroom audio and editing programs
Ability to work as part of a team
Strong communication skills (written)
Creative and innovative
Ability to work well under pressure and to meet deadlines
Represent Bell Media with integrity, respect and mature judgment
A valid driver’s license (clean abstract is required)
Interested candidates should apply online and include a demo (Soundcloud link), resume and cover letter.
Bilingualism is an asset (English and French); adequate knowledge of French is required for positions in Quebec.
Position Type: Media – Talent
Job Status: Regular – Full Time
Job Location: Canada : British Columbia : Kelowna
Flexible work profile: Full-time in office (meaning that you will be required to perform your work on-site)
Application Deadline: 01/12/2022
Please apply directly online to be considered for this role. Applications through email will not be accepted.
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Created: Canada, BC, Kelowna