Wednesday, 6 October 2010

Job CBC Yellowknife - Reporter-Editor / Reporter-rédacteur *1-Year Temporary Position*

Job Description 

Reporter-Editor / Reporter-rédacteur *1-Year Temporary Position* - YEL00093

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From coast to coast to coast, a job with CBC/Radio-Canada means engaging in an inspiring, entertaining, truly Canadian organization.  Here's your chance to work for a world leader in public broadcasting and help us offer services and programming that reflect our myriad stories, cultures and heritages.


What's the role


As a Reporter Editor, your primary objective is to perform reporting and editorial assignments related to the gathering, writing and presentation of program material for radio or other media. You will develop and maintain contact with a variety of sources as well as work in close co-operation with your program unit. 


You will have demonstrated success in your role by gathering and reporting information from various sources, conducting an analysis of facts and information gathered, drawing conclusions or raising issues requiring further investigation, and contributing ideas, written scripts, and program content.  You will also, as required, critically edit material written by others, present information and/or analysis on air in a variety of formats, and perform other production or administrative tasks associated with the smooth functioning of the newsroom, program unit or station.





What you bring


We are looking for a candidate with the following:


-A university undergraduate degree along with radio reporting experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

-The ability to work in a cross-cultural environment.

-The ability to work quickly, under pressure, to meet deadlines.

-A demonstrated interest in the social, political and cultural life of northern Canada.

-Excellent writing, reporting, technical and on-air presentation skills.

-Clearly demonstrated reliability.

-A mature, enthusiastic and positive attitude, and an excellent ability to contribute to a team environment.

-Initiative, flexibility, creativity and curiosity.

-Willingness and ability to learn new tasks and try tasks outside of your normal range of work.


CBC/Radio-Canada is Canada's national public broadcaster and one of its largest cultural institutions.  CBC/Radio-Canada brings diverse regional and cultural perspectives into the daily lives of Canadians in English, French and eight Aboriginal languages.


CBC/Radio-Canada is committed to reflecting the country's diversity within its workforce and encourages applications from people of any wealth of cultures, linguistic and ethnocultural communities, gender, sexual orientations, ages, religions and those with different abilities.


For more information, visit the Talent and Diversity section of our corporate website:


If this sounds interesting , we want to hear from you!  We thank all applicants for their interest, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.



  Programming and Production

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Job Posting

  Sep 29, 2010

Unposting Date

 Oct 13, 2010

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