Date: Nov 10, 2017

Location: Kitchener, ON, CA, N2N 0B1

At Rogers we’re for supporting you on a journey to a rewarding career. Whether you’re a developer, an analyst, or a customer care consultant, Rogers is the place where ideas become reality. We embrace change, and find ways to do better. And we deliver on that commitment by fostering an environment of passion and innovation for all people.

 

Reporter/Anchor (Part-time)

570NEWS

Kitchener, ON

 

570NEWS continues to grow, and we're looking for the right person to join our team. 

 

We have a part-time permanent position for a reliable self-starter who can work independantly, but also as part of a large, dynamic newsroom.  You will be responsible for working on stories both in the studio, and out in the field, using apps to record, edit, report live when needed, and file completed stories. 

 

570NEWS serves Waterloo Region, which includes Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge, and a number of surrounding municipalities.  We are home to two of Canada's leading universities, with a thriving high tech sector, and an ever-growing population that wants to hear local news.

 

Responsibilities:

Cover assigned stories in a busy news/talk operation.

Keep up to date with major developing stories with the goal of providing quick concise details of these stories on-air.

Be able to tell stories on multi-platforms.

Develop story ideas.

Conduct and edit news interviews, write scripts and broadcast the finished product.

Co-anchor a dynamic news wheel shift during the afternoon drive, plus midday updates.

Be able to fill-in for Anchor shifts as needed and be responsible for writing, editing and presenting newscasts.

Assist in other areas of our operation as required.

 

Qualifications:

Minimum of 1 year broadcast experience in news radio.

Working knowlegde of Burli.

Strong communications skills, both written and oral.

Detail oriented.

Ability to work in a fast paced environment.

Self-starter and energetic.

Must be able to take direction well.

Must have a valid driver’s license.

 
Schedule: Part Time
Shift: Flex Time
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 230 - 1B The Boardwalk (102), Kitchener, ON 
Travel Requirements: None
Posting Category/Function: Broadcasting & News
Requisition ID: 112408
 
WHY ROGERS?
 
As a proud Canadian company, we're dedicated to making things easier for our customers. We’ve been embracing and leading change for over 50-years, and we’ll continue to seek out new opportunities to bring our customers simple solutions for today and tomorrow.
 
We recognize that success is determined by the strength and diversity of our people. We work together because we want to win together, and these five shared values guide and define our work:
 
  1. Simplify and innovate
  2. Take ownership of the what and the how
  3. Equip people to succeed
  4. Execute with discipline and pride
  5. Talk straight, build trust, and over deliver
 
Why Rogers?  Because your tomorrow inspires our today.
 
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 can also reach out to our team at RogersRecruiting@rci.rogers.com to begin a conversation about your individual accessibility needs throughout the hiring process.
 
Posting Notes:  Media || Canada (CA) || ON || Kitchener || None ||

 

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