Do you have a knack for finding original stories? Do you enjoy writing for online? Do you hold yourself to the highest journalistic standards, take initiative, and work well under pressure? Are you ready to take the next step in your career? If you said yes, then this is the opportunity for you!
Become part of the team at one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers!
Share your vision, coordinate and write stories for aptnnews.ca
Join an award winning News and Current Affairs team, that provides coverage of the issues facing Indigenous communities
Be part of the voice that shares the “story within a story”
As our Reporter/Correspondent (aptnnews.ca), you will:
Work closely with the Social Media Producer to generate online stories and social media content
Research and write original stories for aptnnews.ca, daily news as well as investigative online pieces
Remain current on National issues relevant to Indigenous Peoples
Collaborate with team members and bring forward fresh concepts for aptnnews.ca
Coordinate a variety of interactive social media and online print elements
A diploma or certificate in a related discipline and proven relatable experience
Journalism experience in a writing capacity
Knowledge of CP style
Strong working knowledge and ability to keep current with social media trends
Experience with WordPress and Brightcove or other website software
A sensitivity and understanding of Indigenous culture and the ability to articulate issues relevant to Indigenous communities
A valid driver’s license and clear driver’s abstract, since there may be some travel to interview locations
Your new opportunity awaits, come and see what makes us one of Canada’s top employers!