12 Sep 2017

Full-Time Reporter/Correspondent

Aboriginal Peoples Television NetworkHalifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Job Description

If you value your independence, enjoy meeting new people and are ready to inspire and inform our National audience, then this is the position you’ve been waiting for! Join our team today as a Reporter / Correspondent based out of Halifax.

Your opportunity:
Become part of the team at one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers!
Discover and pitch your own story ideas in conjunction with assignments from the desk
Cover daily breaking news; meet and develop new contacts as you travel nearby and to remote communities
Enjoy more creative control over your stories in comparison to other newsrooms
Join a team that provides coverage of the issues facing Aboriginal communities locally, nationally and worldwide

As our Reporter / Correspondent, you will:
Be the face our viewers recognize nationally
Craft high quality stories and demonstrate great time management skills
Be comfortable working independently and closely with other team members; full support will come from afar as your manager works out of our Ottawa bureau
Demonstrate your strong communication skills while interacting with the public and remote colleagues

You bring:
A degree/diploma in journalism or related field with proven experience related to journalism
A great on-camera presence, solid judgment, research techniques and the ability to be flexible
A strong ability to articulate and effectively communicate issues relevant to Aboriginal communities
Strong computer skills and knowledge of broadcast technology
A valid driver’s license and clear driver’s abstract – since you’ll be travelling to obtain your exciting stories

How to Apply

Your new opportunity awaits, come and see what makes us one of Canada’s top employers!
Please apply before September 25, 2017.

Job Categories: Media. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in 26 days.

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