Anchor - Traffic & Sports

Rogers Communications - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuels us, and moments define us.

660 News Calgary has a rare opportunity for a weekend part-time traffic and sports anchor. We’re looking for a dynamic individual who will be responsible for presenting live traffic reports and up-to-date sportscasts.

Present superior traffic reports live on-air every 10 minutes on the 1's.
Thorough knowledge of the roads and highways in Calgary and surrounding areas
Update Twitter with the most up-to-date traffic information
Interact with listeners who call in with traffic tips
Update on-air sportscast every half hour
Any other duties as assigned by the News Director
Be available to cover other shifts when necessary

Minimum of 2 years experience in a similar capacity
Graduate of a recognized college or university broadcast journalism program
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment
A team player with a positive attitude
Schedule: Part time
Shift: Variable
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 535 7th Avenue Sout West (811), Calgary, AB
Travel Requirements: None
Posting Category/Function: Broadcasting & On-Air Talent
Requisition ID: 171020

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