Vancouver, BC

Reporter / Editor assigned to Weekend Radio News (English Services) - VAN00777



Reporter / Editor assigned to Weekend Radio News (English Services) - VAN00777

Job Family: Programming (TV-Radio-Web)

Primary Location: Vancouver

Status of Employment: Temporary, Part-time


What it’s like working at CBC/Radio-Canada

At CBC/Radio-Canada, we create content that informs, entertains and connects Canadians on multiple platforms. Our successes and accomplishments are driven by embodying and upholding values, which include creativity, integrity, inclusiveness and relevance.


Do you think you have the ability and drive to keep up with this exciting, ever-changing industry? Whether it be in front of the camera, on air, online or behind the scenes, you would be joining a team that thrives on making connections and telling stories that are important to Canadians.


Please note this is a temporary part-time position for one (1) year and is currently assigned to working Saturdays and Sundays from 11:45-20:00.


As a Reporter/Editor, your primary assignment would be to deliver radio newscasts to our B.C. audience.   In that role you will need to be able to record, edit and manage digital audio files.You will develop and maintain contact with a variety of sources as well as work in close co-operation with your program unit. You will have demonstrated success in your role by gathering and reporting information from various sources, conducting an analysis of facts and information gathered, drawing conclusions or raising issues requiring further investigation, and contributing ideas, written scripts, and program content. You will critically edit material written by others, present information and/or analysis on air in a variety of formats, and perform other production or administrative tasks associated with the smooth functioning of the newsroom, program unit or station.  Your work will be governed by CBC's journalistic and broadcasting policy and protocols. The position is based in Vancouver.



We are looking for a candidate with the following:

  • A university  degree or equivalent along with three years of directly related experience.
  • Ability to work quickly, under pressure, to meet deadlines.
  • Excellent writing, reporting, storytelling, technical and on-air presentation skills.
  • Clearly demonstrated reliability.
  • A mature, enthusiastic and positive attitude and an excellent ability to contribute to a team environment.
  • Initiative, flexibility, creativity and curiosity.
  • Willingness and ability to learn new tasks and try tasks outside of your normal range of work.
  • Established and credible presence on Social Media.
  • Demonstrated ability to use social media and other resources to build contacts and sources.
  • Advanced filming and editing skills using iPhone an asset.


Please include a link to your demo with your application.


Candidates may be subject to skills and knowledge testing.


CBC/Radio-Canada is committed to being a leader in reflecting our country’s diversity. That’s because we can only create and tell the stories that connect Canadians, by having a workforce that mirrors the ever-changing makeup of our country. That’s why we, as an employer, value equal opportunity and nurture an inclusive workplace where our individual differences are not only recognized and valued, but also extend to and pervade all the services we provide as Canada’s public broadcaster. For more information, visit the Talent and Diversity section of our website. If you have accommodation needs at this stage of the recruitment process, please inform us as soon as possible by sending an e-mail to


If this sounds interesting, please apply online! We thank all applicants for their interest, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


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Additional Details

Code: VAN00777
Category: Radio
Vancouver, BC, CA
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Posted: Jan 09, 2018
Deadline: OPEN
Type: Part-time
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