At Bell, we do more than build world-class networks, develop innovative services and create original multiplatform media content we’re revolutionizing how Canadians communicate.
If you’re ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values bold ideas, professional growth and employee wellness, we want you on the Bell team.
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.
Location : Calgary, Alberta
Salary : Commensurate with education and experience
Hours : 40 hours per week shift pattern may contain weekends, early mornings and evenings. Overtime as required.
CTV News Calgary is seeking a Producer with a digital focus, who thrives on breaking news, in-depth journalism, and quality reporting to write and generate original stories and other content for all digital platforms.
The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years’ experience in a wire service or digital news operation. The producer will be responsible for writing at least 5-
7 news stories per day, updating them with the latest information.
Ensure the accuracy, consistency and adherence to standards of all material on the site (headlines, photos, captions, video, etc.)
Copy editing stories for grammar and accuracy
Work may include visualizations in infographics, maps, quizzes, timelines and data journalism
Monitoring and publishing wires, with an eye to SEO, keywords and social sharing
Managing multiple social media streams for news (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and others) and when required, sending news alerts to mobile apps
Other duties as assigned
Essential Qualifications :
Must have an excellent command of the English language, and an ability to write accurate and engaging headlines
Experience writing news stories for the Calgary market is an asset
Ability to work under constant tight deadlines; time management skills and multi-tasking abilities are essential
Must be familiar with Canadian Press Style Guide and Canadian libel law
Degree in journalism preferred
Television experience an asset
Must have strong copy editing skills, clear and concise writing ability, excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
ability to work well individually or in a team
Knowledge of HTML, CSS, Adobe Photoshop and other applications in the Adobe Creative Suite is an asset
Familiarity with newsroom management systems (e.g. iNews, etc.) and video encoding / format transferring, an asset
Knowledge of television production procedures, terminology and equipment capabilities. Knowledge of html code and Polopoly, an asset
Ability to work with minimal supervision and within a team environment with emphasis on internal assistance
Bilingualism is an asset (English and French).