Producer (BC)-News Delivery

Burnaby, BC, Canada Numéro de demande 1029
23 mars 2021

About the Role:

Global BC is looking for a Full-Time Producer to join the #1 newsroom in Western Canada. This position will report to the Assistant News Director. The successful candidate will be responsible for writing, assigning and producing news content for Global BC as needed. This is a Group 4 position under the current collective agreement.


As a Producer, the following is an outline of some but not all of the primary functions and responsibilities for this position:

  • Recognizing, chasing, and delivering news content to all platforms;

  • Writing and vetting compelling, accurate news copy, including story leads, bumpers and promos;

  • Writing and producing reporter packages;

  • Writing and producing online stories and video;

  • Developing creative ways to deliver news content;

  • Assignment of stories, cameras, live resources and reporters;

  • Creating and taking news programs to Air;

  • Liaising with the Global BC newsroom for breaking and developing news;

  • Creating news content using desktop editing systems;

  • Conducting news interviews;

  • Monitoring all news sources, including feeds, wires and social media;

  • Maintaining Global News’ high production standards;

  • Position involves regular early mornings and may also include a variety of other shifts, including overnights or weekends;

  • Other duties as required.

About You

What We Need From You:

  • Post-Secondary Degree, diploma or equivalent experience in television broadcasting;

  • Minimum of 5 years TV news production experience;

  • Minimum 5 years experience on Assignment Desk;

  • Working knowledge of all newsroom production software;

  • Working knowledge of desktop editing, using Stratus/Edius;

  • Must have proven strong editorial news judgment, with solid research abilities;

  • Proven ability to access and interpret property searches, title searches, court records and civil filings for all jurisdictions;

  • Proven ability to write and execute Freedom of Information requests for all levels of government;

  • Strong news writing skills;

  • Proven ability to multitask, working quickly and efficiently under tight deadlines;

  • Familiarity with online content production, writing for the web, WordPress, Facebook, Twitter, and other social media sites;

  • Willingness to adapt to rapidly changing technology and workflows, as well as learn new skills in a multi-faceted digital news operation;

  • Familiarity with the current state of online news reporting and where it's headed;

  • Experience in updating online and broadcast content with a content management system an asset;

  • Must have excellent people skills with the ability to work independently, effectively, and cooperatively in a team environment;

  • Strong and proven leadership skills a must.

    Deadline for Applications; April 1st, 2021 


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  • Burnaby, BC, Canada