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News Reporter - Huntsville, ON

Huntsville, ON P0B, Canada Req #679
Monday, March 18, 2024

Vista Radio prides itself on a fresh vision of broadcasting and an unparalleled commitment to its community involvement.  We are privileged to operate in 49 radio stations (and growing) broadcasting across 70+ transmitters located in three Provinces and the Northwest Territories. We are also connected to our communities with 37 MyTownNow websites.

Welcome to Vista Radio, we are currently hiring a Local News Reporter/Presenter in our Huntsville Moose FM newsroom.  If you live in or want to move to the area and have a passion for capturing stories that matter and telling those stories, you should apply.    

Your team at Moose FM supports a collaborative and supportive environment so you can develop your skills to be a self-starter and a leader. 

We empower our team members to shape company culture. Our culture includes being committed to fostering an inclusive and dynamic working environment. 

Huntsville is located just 215 km north of Toronto and is the largest town in beautiful Muskoka with a population of over 20,000.  

Our ideal candidate is comfortable producing content in audio, video, and written forms, and understands the importance of social media and its evolving role in the news cycle.  

About the Job:  

This is a full-time news reporting position and you will be writing and recording stories for both MyMuskokaNow.com and our daily on-air newscasts.  

Description:    

  • Be an active part of the local community 
  • Craft and voice a local and regional newscast 
  • Researching and writing news stories for online and on-air broadcast 
  • Reading local news on air 
  • Contributing to and updating websites 
  • News audio production 

Key Requirements:    

  • Experience working in a newsroom or equivalent journalism background is an asset 
  • You offer strong verbal and written communication skills 
  • You should have solid on-air delivery skills with a desire to learn and improve 
  • Dedicated to being organized 
  • You have the ability to watch, learn and absorb the knowledge and put it to work as a self-starter 
  • There are deadlines and you know how to remain calm under pressure to meet those deadlines 
  • You must have a valid driver's license 
  • Working familiarity with Adobe Audition, Newsroom and on-air software 

 

At Vista Radio Ltd, we are an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to developing and supporting a diverse and inclusive environment in which all individuals are treated with dignity, respect and one which reflects the diversity of the various communities in which we operate. Accommodations are available for all employees and applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations during the recruitment process, please advise when submitting your application.

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  • Huntsville, ON P0B, Canada