Talk Show Host

Date: Sep 14, 2021

Come play a key role in building the future of Sports & Media! Everyone wants to be part of a transformational team – and that’s exactly what we’re building at Rogers Sports & Media. A team that innovates and a team that wins.

At Rogers Sports & Media we are committed to creating and growing teams that are digital-first, fast-moving and bold-thinking and are focused on delivering impact with everything they do. Our impressive collection of assets includes media properties, sports teams, sports events & production, venues, e-commerce platforms and a close connection with our Connected Home and Wireless team. Collectively, we touch 30 million of Canadians every month!

Not only is our business strong, but so is our culture. We genuinely care about each other and working in an environment that allows each of us to bring our best authentic selves to work. That starts with our firm commitment to a diverse, inclusive and safe workplace. We’re also dedicated to giving back by using our media megaphone to help Canadians who need it most. Our team is All IN on diversity and inclusion – find out more at www.allinforequity.ca.

As we grow our team, the well-being of our team members remains our top priority. To ensure the health and safety of our team members, including those in the recruitment process, our team members are temporarily working from home.

Are you up for the challenge and the fun?  If so, consider the following opportunity!

We’re looking for a Talk Show Host!

NEWS 95.7 is #1 for talk in Halifax and we’re looking for someone who can help us to continue to grow our popular morning talk show not only on the radio, but on all platforms. We are passionate about information and giving people a voice in this ever-changing world.

The news division of Rogers Sports and Media includes NEWS 95.7, our 5 other “Green Brand” news radio stations across Canada, CityNews and OMNI TV – we work as one team to deliver the most up to date and trusted information to our listeners and viewers. 

What you will do…

  • You will work directly with the talk show producer to program a daily three-hour show that focuses on issues that are important to our listeners.  
  • Host special broadcasts for breaking news events like elections, special events or severe weather situations.
  • You may also be called upon from time to time to represent the station at various events in the city.  

What you will bring…

  • People rely on NEWS 95.7 for accurate news and engaging talk, a thorough knowledge of the issues facing Nova Scotians is paramount.
  • The successful candidate will have a background in news and current events along wth some experience in hosting an engaging live show.
  • You follow NEWS 95.7 on its digital platforms and have ideas for its growth
  • You can roll with the speed and unpredictability of breaking news and thrive in an environment where no day is the same!
  • People can count on you to bring your best every day
  • A valid Driver's Llicence 

Here’s what you can expect in return:

  • A manager who deeply cares about your development and long-term career at Rogers
  • A team that trusts and wants to win together
  • Smart and accomplished colleagues who are focused on both the “what” and the “how”
 
What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.

Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 6080 Young St. 9th Floor (003), Halifax, NS 
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Broadcasting & On-Air Talent
Requisition ID: 233670
 
Posting Notes:  Media 


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Location: Halifax, NS, CA

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