CBC/Radio-Canada Reporter-Editor (French Services) Full Time in Edmonton, AB


Branch Edmonton AB CA

Reporter-Editor (French Services)
Edmonton, AB

To any or all editorial platforms as required. What it’s like working at CBC/Radio-Canada….

What it’s like working at CBC/Radio-Canada

Whether on-air or behind the scenes, here you join a team that thrives on making the connections and telling the stories that are important to Canadians. So, if you’ve got the ability to keep up with the pace of our ever-changing industry, the passion to make the next great idea even better and the drive to make things happen, this is the place for you.

Please note there are two permanent positions available.

Your challenge

You must have the integrity and self-confidence to bring our programming to life. In their homes and cars, on their computers and mobile devices, you care about connecting with Canadians. You think on your feet, shine in the spotlight and aspire to inform, entertain and enlighten our audiences.

We are looking for an experienced and dynamic Reporter to work from our bureau in Edmonton. Reporting to the Medias Manager, you will be responsible for live and taped reporting. You will pitch story ideas, research, write and present news stories on regional and national news programs. You have strong journalistic skills.The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to any or all editorial platforms as required.
You possess:

  • University degree in journalism or equivalent and three years experience
  • Excellent reporting and interviewing skills
  • Comfortable reporting live
  • Bilingualism (French-English) is required
  • Knowledge of Alberta topics and Franco-Albertan community issues
  • Knowledge of CBC/Radio-Canada journalistic and programming policies
  • Ability to work flexible hours and on weekends as needed
  • Ability to work with a variety of teams
  • Critical mind
  • Proven ability to work in a high-stress, tight-deadline environment
  • Experience working on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Understanding of the public broadcaster’s role and responsibilities
  • Valid driver’s licence

Please include a link to your online demo.

Candidates may be subject to skills and knowledge testing.

CBC/Radio-Canada is committed to reflecting our country’s diversity.

In becoming the leader in expressing Canadian culture and enriching democratic life, we need to be as diverse in every way as the country we serve, both within our workforce and on air. As an employer, we 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 Talent and Diversity section of our corporate website.

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

Job Programming (TV-Radio-Web)
Primary Location Edmonton

Job Posting Mar 20, 2015, 12:26:00 PM
Unposting Date Apr 3, 2015, 10:59:00 PM

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

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-03-23
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