Overview

Metroland Media Reporter/Photographer Temporary in Bracebridge, ON

Metroland Media

Branch Bracebridge ON CA

Position:
Reporter/Photographer
Location:
Bracebridge, ON

Possess strong skills in online journalism including social media. Post content to website and social media site on daily basis….

ABOUT US

The Bracebridge Examiner, in a community known for its surrounding 22 waterfalls in the heart of Muskoka, is an award-winning weekly publication delivered to homes throughout vibrant cottage country. The Examiner reaches Bracebridge and the surrounding communities of Port Carling, Utterson, Milford Bay and Windermere.

THE OPPORTUNITY

This is an exciting one year contract opportunity to work for an award winning newspaper.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Write tight news stories, sports, and features to a weekly deadline and provide accompanying artwork
  • Post content to website and social media site on daily basis
  • Take quality photographs and adjust for publication
  • Generate fresh and interesting story ideas
  • Some layout duties and copy editing
  • Must be well-versed in Canadian Libel Law and Canadian Press Style
  • Other duties as assigned

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

  • Degree or Diploma in Journalism with 5 years of related experience in Journalism
  • A motivated self-starter who is an innovative, aggressive journalist with the ability to write clean copy and take photos
  • Have experience working in a newsroom environment and be able to adhere to tight deadlines
  • Proven news judgment and a strong work ethic
  • Possess strong skills in online journalism including social media
  • Ability to shoot and edit photographs
  • Have strong interview skills
  • Must be prepared to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekend
  • Must have access to a vehicle and a valid Driver’s Licence

OUR AODA COMMITTMENT

Metroland is committed to accessibility in employment and to ensuring equal access to employment opportunities for candidates, including persons with disabilities. In compliance with AODA, Metroland will endeavour to provide accommodation to persons with disabilities in the recruitment process upon request. If you are selected for an interview and you require accommodation due to a disability during the recruitment process, please notify the hiring manager upon scheduling your interview.

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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Bracebridge, ON, CA
Posted on: 2015-07-31
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