Part-Time Production Assistant, BT Montreal

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Date: Jul 18, 2017

Location: Montreal, QC, CA, H3B 4G7

Every day, we strive to build a brilliant digital future for Canadians. We work as one team, with one goal – serve our customers better.
 

The early bird gets the worm.

Or, in this case, a chance to work with the team  behind Montreal’s fastest-growing morning TV show.

 

If you’re a graduate of a broadcast or journalism program with a keen sense of all things Montreal, this may be the posting you’ve been waiting for!  Breakfast Television Montreal on City is looking for a part-time Production Assistant.

 

We need someone punctual and enthusiastic. We need someone who builds relationships with key contacts and is ready to roll up their sleeves to do what it takes to present a dynamic, interesting and highly-watched morning show. The successful candidate will be hard-working, well-rounded and news savvy. They’ll have the ability to make quick, smart decisions, tackle multiple projects and still deliver on deadline.  As Production Assistant, you will work closely with our Associate Producer to ensure every episode of BT Montreal shines.  And you’ll do all of that before most people even get to their desks in the morning! 

 

If this sounds like you, send us your resume today.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • On set duties include:
    • greeting studio guests, confirming their names and titles and assist in setting up in studio;
    • helping to keep the set clean and tidy in between and after segments; and
    • preparing and posting materials to BT’s social media accounts during the show.
  • Writing the daily ticker, including news, sports, entertainment and history headlines.
  • Actively participating in daily post-production meetings.
  • Preparing the daily local entertainment segment.
  • Booking guests for show segments including preparing detailed booking sheets.
  • Generating ‘streeter’ segments, serving as the off-camera reporter for these as required.
  • Completing general office duties, reports and special assignments as required.
  • Meeting all legal and policy requirements under Health & Safety Legislation.
  • Tackling other duties as assigned by the Associate Producer and/or the Director of Operations.

 

KEY QUALIFICATIONS and COMPETENCIES:

  • Core Competencies:  Customer Service Oriented; Able to work in a team and collaborative environment; Adaptability to change; Must show initiative
  • Role Competencies: Able to solve problems immediately; Results oriented; Must be able to listen understand and respond as required
  • A degree in journalism, broadcasting, communications or other related discipline.
  • Exceptional English-language writing and communication skills. You must be able to relay information quickly and accurately.
  • Bilingualism (English and French) is a must.
  • Ability to multi-task calmly and effectively, delivering under tight deadlines.
  • Highly motivated and able to work collaboratively in a fast-paced, creative and deadline-driven environment.
  • Excellent knowledge of Montreal’s people, neighbourhood, politics and culture.
  • Fluent in social media, with experience generating and posting content to multiple platforms.
  • Must be punctual and available to work early mornings.
  • Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Shooting, editing and on-camera skills will be considered assets.

 

As part of the recruitment process, the selected candidate will be asked to provide employment references.

 


 

Schedule: Part Time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 1200, avenue McGill College (179), Montreal, QC 
Travel Requirements: None
Posting Category/Function: Broadcasting & Editorial
Requisition ID: 103207
 
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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) || QC || Montreal || SF:LI-AB1 ||

 

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