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Are you ready to take your career to new heights and be a part of a dynamic team at Rogers Sports & Media? We believe in creativity, innovation, and collaboration in everything we do, and we are looking for people who share this mindset to join us. With a monthly reach of 30 million Canadians, you can help shape the future of sports, news, e-commerce, and entertainment. At Rogers, we value diversity and inclusivity and believe that every voice matters. Join us today and be a part of a team that is redefining the future of media.

We are seeking a dynamic and charismatic FT Announcer to join SONiC 1029 as a part of the cast on the top-rated Garner Andrews Show in Edmonton, AB. This role requires a passion for current events, music, and community engagement, along with excellent communication skills and a captivating on-air presence.

What you will do:
  • Prepare on-brand, entertaining and demographic appropriate content for on-air and online.
  • Host,write, and produce "5 Things You Need to Know" news segments at 6am, 7am and 8am.
  • Deliver updated weather forecasts and traffic reports throughout the show.
  • Develop and prepare content for on-air segments, interviews, and features.
  • Conduct interviews with guests, celebrities, experts, and community members.
  • Manage social media platforms while on-air with original content.
  • Participate in promotional events, remote broadcasts, and station-sponsored activities.
  • Source and edit audio and produce and post daily podcast.
  • Source and edit audio and produce and upload daily "Best Of" show.
  • Source and edit audio for morning show imaging & production.
  • Voice track or cover other shifts as necessary
  • Execute any contesting and branded content
  • Perform commercial narration for production purposes as required
  • Other duties as assigned by the Content Director

What you will bring:
  • Degree in Broadcasting, Communications, Journalism, or related field (preferred).
  • Previous experience in radio broadcasting, announcing, or hosting and ability to entertain an audience.
  • Maintain a professional and engaging on-air persona, reflecting the station's brand and values.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in all settings (including in person, on the phone, onsocial media, etc.)
  • A passion for music, entertainment, current events, and community engagement.
  • Knowledge of broadcast equipment such as WideOrbit, Adobe Audition, and production techniques.
  • Superior organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Work closely with producers, engineers, and fellow on-air talent, to keep things running smoothly and ensure our broadcasts are top quality.
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: No Selection
Work Location: 5915 Gateway Boulevard (218), Edmonton, AB
Travel Requirements: None
Posting Category/Function: Broadcasting & On-Air Talent
Requisition ID: 309604

At Rogers, we believe the key to a strong business, is a diverse workforce where equity and inclusion are core to making everyone feel like they belong. We do this by embracing our diversity, celebrating our different perspectives, and working towards creating environments that empower our people to bring their whole selves to work. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential by removing any barriers for equal participation. We work with our candidates who are experiencing a disability throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Recruitment Process FAQ .

Successful candidates will be required to complete a background check as part of the hiring process.

Posting Notes:Rogers Sports & Media

Edmonton, AB, CA

Being a Rogers team member comes with some great perks & benefits including:
• Health & well-being benefits
• Donation matching
• Paid time off for volunteering
• Wealth Accumulation including: Pension plan & Employee stock options
• Generous employee discounts
• Leadership development, Mentorship, and Coaching programs

*available for full-time and part-time permanent employees, some restrictions apply

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About Rogers

As a proud Canadian company, we're dedicated to making things easier for our customers. Since 1960, millions of Canadians have first experienced new ways of living and working through Rogers: FM radio, cable television, high-speed Internet, wireless phone calls, wireless LTE Internet, and more. At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize her dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment. Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuels us, and moments define us. _ En tant que fière entreprise canadienne, nous sommes déterminés à faciliter la vie de nos clients. Depuis 1960, des millions de Canadiens ont fait l’expérience de nouvelles façons de travailler et de vivre leur vie grâce à Rogers : radio FM, câblodistribution, Internet haute vitesse, appels sans-fil, Internet sans-fil LTE et plus encore. Chez Rogers, nous relions les gens d’ici à un monde de possibilités et aux moments les plus importants de leur vie. Chaque jour, nous nous réveillons avec un but en tête. Réunir les gens de partout dans le monde. Relier les gens les uns aux autres, et au monde qui les entoure. Soutenir une entrepreneure pour qu’elle réalise son rêve. Aider un amateur de sport à célébrer un moment spécial. Parce que, selon nous, les liens nous rapprochent, les possibilités nous motivent et les moments nous définissent.



Application closing date is 2024-08-07

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