Reporter (Digital platforms) (French Services) – CBC

Job Family Programming (TV-Radio-Web)
Primary Location Montreal

Position Language Requirement Bilingual (English / French)

Language Skill Level (Reading) C
Language Skill Level (Writing) B
Language Skill Level (Speaking) C

Status of Employment Permanent
Work schedule(s) Full-time

Work at CBC/Radio-Canada

At CBC/Radio-Canada, we create content that informs, entertains and connects Canadians on multiple platforms. Our successes and accomplishments are driven by embodying and upholding values, which include creativity, integrity, inclusiveness and relevance.

Do you think you have the ability and drive to keep up with this exciting, ever-changing industry? Whether it be in front of the camera, on air, online or behind the scenes, you would be joining a team that thrives on making connections and telling stories that are important to Canadians.

Your role

As a reporter, you will write copy, edit audio and video, and produce thorough, fact-checked, dynamic and compelling news content that will be delivered across our digital platforms, in keeping with corporate standards and policies.

We are looking for a candidate with the following:

Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent
Three (3) or more years’ journalism experience or equivalent, including at least two (2) years in print journalism

Skills:

Extensive general knowledge
Excellent current-events knowledge
Superior French-language skills
Advanced oral proficiency, intermediate writing proficiency and advanced reading proficiency in English (CBC)
Proficiency with platform-specific communication techniques (TV, radio and digital) as well as interview techniques
Knowledge of CBC/Radio-Canada’s Journalistic Standards and Practices
Must possess a valid driver’s license as well as a driving record that meets the minimum requirements of CBC/Radio-Canada’s insurance company

Selected candidates will be tested as follows:

Practical test: Related to position requirements
Interview

If this sounds interesting, please click on ”Apply online”. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

CBC/Radio-Canada is committed to being a leader in reflecting our country’s diversity. That’s because we can only create and tell the stories that connect Canadians, by having a workforce that mirrors the ever-changing makeup of our country. That’s why we, as an employer, value equal opportunity and nurture an inclusive workplace where our individual differences are not only recognized and valued, but also extend to and pervade all the services we provide as Canada’s public broadcaster. For more information, visit the Diversity and Inclusion section of our website. If you have accommodation needs at this stage of the recruitment process, please inform us as soon as possible by sending an e-mail to recruitment@cbc.ca.

You are invited to consult and familiarize yourself with our Code of Conduct, which can be found on our corporate website. All employees must adhere to the Code as a condition of employment. We also invite you to take a look at our policy on conflicts of interest. In the event that you become an employee, it will be important to inform us, as quickly as possible, of any situation that, because of your hiring, constitutes or could appear to constitute a conflict of interest.

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