Req Id: 250008
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.
Do you want to join a team of trailblazers defining a new kind of news storytelling?
CTV News is creating digital news for a new generation of news junkies. Bringing them news where they want it, when they want it, in the style and format they want it. Where creativity meets technology right in your hands.
Highly polished and carefully crafted, this is news that matters… in quick digestible bites.
CTV News is looking for two experienced managing editors to guide a dynamic team of producers, writers and editors putting together an exciting voice in daily news for a brand new digital platform. It’s smart, engaging, innovative and bold. The successful candidate has excellent news judgement, and the highest standards. If you are the kind of leader with fresh ideas, who is not afraid to try something new and who encourages your team to take risks to create news that grabs your attention, show us what you’ve got.
What You’ll Do:
Work with the team to develop the look, voice and style of news on this digital platform
Recognize a great story and new ways to tell it and serve it up with extra sauce
You are not creating TV news, you’re creating news for your mobile device
Monitor wires, social media and other news sources for breaking news and video
Vet scripts for style and accuracy
Plan coverage for future stories
What You Need:
At least 5 years’ experience in a leadership role in a newsroom
The strongest commitment to the CTV tradition of trust, integrity and credibility
Ability to prioritize
Excellent proof reading and fact checking skills
Extensive knowledge of news and current affairs
Stay calm and carry on
Lead and motivate a team
Have big ideas
Take ownership and pride in what your team produces
Recognize what quality storytelling and how to achieve it
Understand deadlines and meets them
Know that news never sleeps and when breaking news calls, you know where you are going
In order to be considered for this role, please include a link to your portfolio
If any of this sounds like you, get in touch now! The clock is ticking.
Bilingualism is an asset (English and French); adequate knowledge of French is required for positions in Quebec.
Position Type: Management
Job Status: Temporary - Full Time
Job Location: Canada : Ontario : Toronto
Application Deadline: 02/24/2020
Please apply directly online to be considered for this role. Applications through email will not be accepted.
At Bell, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it. We’re committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible workplace where every team member feels valued, respected, and supported, and has the opportunity to reach their full potential. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities.
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