Date: Aug 19, 2018

Location: Vancouver, BC, CA, V5Z 4J6

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.

 

Morning Show News Anchor

 

NEWS 1130 has a rare opening for a News Anchor during its popular Morning Show.  If you are a seasoned broadcast journalist with a passion for news, and want to be a part of an award-winning news team in beautiful Vancouver, this is the job for you! This is a full-time position reporting to the News Director at our Vancouver broadcast centre.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Delivers news broadcasts on air in a compelling, conversational, entertaining manner
  • Ensures news content is of the highest standards and serves NEWS 1130’s listeners in the best possible way
  • Contributes to the editorial direction of NEWS 1130 by bringing story ideas to the table each day
  • Writes and edits news copy to create compelling, “must listen” content
  • Creates content for NEWS 1130 by chasing and producing stories for the next day’s Morning Show
  • Writes entertaining teases that keeps the NEWS 1130 listener engaged
  • Engages in social media in a way that best serves the NEWS 1130 and represents the
  • Represents NEWS 1130 in the community at events and supports the community through various non-profit endeavours

 

Qualifications

 

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a similar capacity
  • Graduate of a recognized broadcast journalism program
  • Superior on-air skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Well-versed in social media
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work well, both independently and as part of a team
  • Experience using Burli
  • Community-minded, with a finger on the pulse of what Vancouver cares about
 
Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 2440 Ash St (094), Vancouver, BC 
Travel Requirements: None
Posting Category/Function: Broadcasting & News
Requisition ID: 121805
 
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) || BC || Vancouver || SF:LI ||

 

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