Line-up editor (Regional), CBC News – MON02157

Share our passion. Live our values. As Canada’s national public broadcaster and one of its largest cultural institutions. CBC/Radio-Canada brings diverse regional and cultural perspectives into the daily lives of Canadians in English, French and eight aboriginal languages.

As Regional Lineup Editor for the English News of CBC in Montreal, you will report to the CBC News Director, English Services. You will be responsible for the lineup of regional newscasts and will supervise on-air presentation. You will also determine story angles, as well as write copy, headlines and intros for reports. Finally, you will prepare live hits with reporters and as needed act as a television and radio newsreader.

We’re looking for a candidate with the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent.
  • Five (5) years’ journalism degree or the equivalent.
  • Extensive general knowledge.
  • In-depth knowledge of current events and regional realities.
  • Fluency in the working language (English).
  • Excellent knowledge of the other official language (French).
  • Solid command of communication techniques specific to the medium.
  • Thorough knowledge of newsroom logistics.
  • Knowledge of production techniques.
  • Knowledge of CBC/Radio-Canada’s Journalistic Standards and Practices.

Candidates may be subject to skills testing.

CBC/Radio-Canada is Canada’s national public broadcaster – join the team !

If you are seeking a media environment that fosters creativity and innovation, this is the place for you.

We value the importance of a diverse workforce and encourage applications from Aboriginal Peoples, women, members of a visible minority and persons with a disability.

Please visit http://cbc.radio-canada.ca/jobs/ and apply online.

The CBC is committed to equity in employment and programming.

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