Reporter for NBA

 

Company: NBA
Category: Sportive Association
Job: Reporter
Location: Quebec
Deadline to apply: February 13th, 2017
Duration: N/A

Description:
NBA in Quebec project is holding a contest to find a Reporter to cover pro and local basketball for the NBA in Quebec.

Purpose:
The student will have the chance to cover sports for a large, progressive-media company. 

Position Requirements:
The candidate should:
• be must be 21+,
• be bilingual,
• know basketball and
• know how to make videos on their smart phone.

THE APPLICANT MUST SUBMIT:
The candidate should make a short video, no more than 2 minutes.
She/He has to talk directly to the camera on a part of the video and has to speak in French AND English.

The video can be made with a phone.

Miscellaneous
www.rds.ca/concours/devenezlevisage

 

CBC London Internship

Company: CBC
Category: National public radio and television broadcaster
Job: Internship
Location: London, UK
Deadline to apply: Feb. 28, 2017. ​
Duration: 6 weeks, from April 24 – June 2, 2017

Description:
CBC London is once again providing a CBC London, UK unpaid internship for ONE Concordia Journalism student.

Several of our students have done it in the past and it is a great work experience if you have the means to do it. CBC London can offer info/guidance for the above.

THE APPLICANT MUST SUBMIT:
Send a cover letter, CV and transcript.

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
Please apply directly to Prof. Leo Gervais at: leonard.gervais@concordia.ca.

Miscellaneous
All related expenses will be covered by the STUDENT, including the flight, room & board, and visa.

CJF-Globe and Mail Internship for Investigative Journalism

Company: The Canadian Journalism Foundation / Globe And Mail
Category: Newspaper Organization
Job: Paid Internship for Investigative Journalism
Location: Toronto, ON
Deadline to apply: February 24, 2017 
Duration: 6 months, starts in June (or time to be agreed upon), in 2017.

Description:
This internship will bring a journalist to The Globe and Mail to pursue a six-month long investigative journalism project under the guidance of editors and senior reporters.

The candidate will work with a senior team at The Globe and Mail in Toronto on an on-going investigation focussed on public accountability, corporate responsibility and government funding.

The intern duties include:
• reporting and writing
research,
• filing FOI requests
• taking photographs
• shooting and editing video
• and designing on multiple platforms.

The candidate will receive a stipend of $750/week for a six-month internship.

Purpose:
The Globe and Mail will provide talented, young journalists with resources and mentorship to fortify their skills and contribute to an important story in the public interest.

The goal of the program is to provide an opportunity for the intern to stretch his or her investigative journalism skills with the help of some of the country’s best reporters and editors.

Position Requirements:
The candidates should:
• be emerging journalists who want to immerse themselves in an investigative reporting environment.
• be a Canadian journalist early in his or her career (one to five years experience).
• have completed at least one professional news media job or internship at a daily news organization.

THE APPLICANT MUST SUBMIT:
•  Cover letter, addressing how the candidate will contribute to the process/project. Please note that a story pitch is not necessary.
•  Resume
•  Work examples (five to seven pieces that demonstrate skills and range of experience)
•  Recommendation letter from at least two professional or school references

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
It’s an online application.
If you have questions, please contact Natalie Turvey, CJF executive director, at nturvey@cjf-fjc.ca.

Miscellaneous
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/
http://cjf-fjc.ca/

The winner will be announced at the CJF Awards at the Fairmont Royal York in Toronto on June 8, 2017. Early-bird rates for tickets and tables are available until March 31, 2017.

 

CJF Innovation Award

Company: The Canadian Journalism Foundation
Deadline to apply: February 24, 2017, 11:59 pm EST.

Description:
The CJF Journalism award recognizes innovations that have a demonstrated impact in advancing the quality of journalism.
Innovation can come in a wide range of fields, including (but not restricted to):

  • new formats for audiences;
  • different operating procedures within a newsroom;
  • new storytelling techniques;
  • a new product produced by the newsroom;
  • the design and/or introduction of new technology;
  • distinctive reporting strategies and techniques;
  • new ways of engagement with audiences;
  • involvement of the community in the news process; and
  • partnerships or team approaches to reporting and producing stories.

It is up to individual applicants to identify and explain the innovation being nominated.

While it could have taken more than a year from concept to implementation, the impact of the innovation must have occurred in 2016.

The winning news organization will receive a cash prize of $10,000,

THE APPLICANT MUST SUBMIT:
An online application at: http://cjf-fjc.ca/cjf_awards/innovation/

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
Please contact CJF executive director Natalie Turvey should you have any questions.

Miscellaneous
http://cjf-fjc.ca/

 

Photojournalism Internship

Company: Internship Nepal
Category: Training
Job: Photojournalism Internship
Location: Kathmandu, Nepal
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: N/A

Description:
Internship Nepal is an organization that offers a range of services for the students of subjects like Photography, Journalism, Photojournalism and Thesis Writing and provides opportunities to complete their abroad internships in Kathmandu, Nepal.

There are 3 different levels of photojournalism, which essentially cover from basic learning to professional journalism and photojournalism.

1. Photojournalism with Basic training:
Basic training is provided for the ones who look forward to starting their career in this eccentric field of Photojournalism or Photography. The training fundamentally includes tips on handling a DSLR camera and its features such as shutter speed, aperture, ISO focusing, depth of field etc.
After a weeklong basic training, students will be taken to the field for photography practice. Interns participate to cultural and landscape tours, and night and news photography practice. Intern/volunteers will have the opportunity to take pictures of rallies, sit-in programs, and political demonstrations

 2. Freelance Photojournalism
One to five month ‘Intensive Freelance Photojournalism Internship’ provides interested students or volunteers an opportunity to explore Nepal’s great culture, beauty and & work with local people and media outlets.
In this program experienced photojournalists coordinate, make regular assignments, create work plans and implement them in developing photo stories, photo documentaries, photo essays and photo features.

 3. Photojournalism with local media:
Nepali media are still in rave need of experienced photojournalists. Internship Nepal has since forever been known for having offered the best placements for skilled and experienced photojournalists and photographers who wish to utilize their time volunteering in Nepali media. Placements are arranged in several renowned National Daily News Papers, online news portals and magazines.  

At the end of this program, the students will surely have learned what it takes to be a skilled photojournalist.

Purpose:
The internship  will enable the students to explore, learn and accomplish with a team of experienced researchers and journalists.

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
 info@internshipnepal.com

Miscellaneous
http://www.internshipnepal.com
http://www.internshipnepal.com/Journalism-Photojournalism.html

• Students applying for the internship program will be placed in a home stay with an extremely hospitable host family in Kathmandu.
• Basic accommodations like Food (3 meals a day)/ Wi-Fi/ Homestay will be provided at an extremely affordable cost.

Journalism Internship

Company: Internship Nepal
Category: Training
Job: Journalism Internship
Location: Kathmandu, Nepal
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: N/A

Description:
Internship Nepal is an organization that offers a range of services for the students of subjects like Photography, Journalism, Photojournalism and Thesis Writing and provides opportunities to complete their abroad internships in Kathmandu, Nepal.

There are 3 different levels of internship in journalism within our program which covers basic learning to professional journalism.

 1. Journalism internship for beginners
2. Program for freelance journalists
3. Journalism with local media

At the end of this program, the students will surely have learned what it takes to be a skilled journalist.

Purpose:
The internship  will enable the students to explore, learn and accomplish with a team of experienced researchers and journalists.

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
 info@internshipnepal.com

Miscellaneous
http://www.internshipnepal.com
http://www.internshipnepal.com/Journalism-Photojournalism.html

• Students applying for the internship program will be placed in a home stay with an extremely hospitable host family in Kathmandu.
• Basic accommodations like Food (3 meals a day)/ Wi-Fi/ Homestay will be provided at an extremely affordable cost.

 

 

Personal Assistant to the Executive Producers

Company: Mohawk Girls
Category: TV serie
Job: Personal Assistant to the Executive Producers
Location: Montreal, QC
Deadline to apply: By 12pm, January 20, 2017
Duration: January 30th, 2017for 8 weeks (possibility of extension)

Description:
The personal assistant to the EPs will need to perform many different tasks and duties with the goal of making the production process for the EPs easier, so they can focus on the task at hand.

The personal assistant will be expected to:
• run everday errands (including, but not limited to, shopping and picking up and dropping off items)
• conducting research related to the EPs current and upcoming projects
• scheduling meetings
• coordinating travel, etc.

15-20 hrs/week (hours/schedule flexible)
Employment wage: $15/hr

Position Requirements:
The candidate should have:
 strong organizational and interpersonal skills
 positive attitude
 eagerness to learn about or increase experience in TV production
 has own vehicle and valid driver’s license

THE APPLICANT MUST SUBMIT:
A cover letter and a resume.

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
Emilie at em.arcand@hotmail.com

Miscellaneous
http://mohawkgirls.com/

The Muriel Duncan Observer Internship

Company: The United Church Observer
Category: Magazine
Job: Paid Internship
Location: Toronto, ON
Deadline to apply: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017
Duration: Summer internship, 12 weeks

Description:
The United Church Observer offers an opportunity to learn and earn at its Toronto offices.
The internship offers the successful applicant $6,000 to work with Observer staff for a period of 12 weeks.

Position Requirements:
The candidate should have an interest in pursuing a career in journalism, be currently under the age of 30 and enrolled in a Canadian post-secondary institution.

THE APPLICANT MUST SUBMIT:
A resumé, cover letter, three writing samples and three story ideas that demonstrate your familiarity with the publication.

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
David Wilson, Editor/Publisher, 177 Danforth Ave. Suite 304, Toronto, ON, M4K 1N2 or e-mail dnwilson@ucobserver.org

Miscellaneous
http://www.ucobserver.org/

Travel assistance from your home province is also available where applicable.

 

Reporters and Editors

Company: Brunswick News Inc.
Category: Newspaper
Job: Reporters and Editors
Location: New Brunswick
Deadline to apply: January 23, 2017
Duration: N/A

Description:
Brunswick News is hiring reporters and editors for paid positions over the summer of 2017 with Atlantic Canada’s most dynamic media group.  These are jobs for emerging professional journalists who will help cover the news of New Brunswick in locations around the province.

Brunswick News is looking for reporters with curiosity, a keen news sense, a hunger to break stories and a clean, clear writing style. Skills in photography, video and graphics are definitely an asset.

They are also looking for editors with a broad range of skills, from fact-checking and copy-editing to writing headlines and news alerts, choosing photos and participating in digital and print production.

Position Requirements:
The ideal candidate should have:
•  A university or college-level studies in journalism or related education.
• A previous newsroom experience is preferred, but not necessary.
• A clear writing style and a demonstrated ability to work quickly and accurately on deadline.
• Organizational skills and the ability to multi-task, particularly in high-stress situations.
• Sound knowledge of Canadian Press style.
• Excellent command of the English language (fluency in French is an asset).
• An understanding of media law.
• Knowledge of social media platforms and content.
• Must be legally eligible to work in Canada through September, 2017.
• For reporters, the ability to shoot compelling photo and video.
• For reporters, a valid driver’s licence. Access to a reliable vehicle is required for some positions.
• For editors, painstaking attention to detail.
• For editors, a demonstrated ability to learn and quickly master a variety of computer applications.

THE APPLICANT MUST SUBMIT:
• A cover letter stating you found this job on Jeff Gaulin’s Job Board
• A resume
• And work samples

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
careers@brunswicknews.com

Writer unpaid

Company: Pieuvre.ca
Category: Web media
Job: Writer unpaid
Location: Montreal, QC
From home
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: Up to the candidate’s availability.

Description:
Pieuvre.ca is looking for journalists who will have the choice to cover a vast range of topics, mostly cultural events (shows, movies, festivals, exhibits, etc.), but also articles about politics (local, national and international), architecture, public transport, science, technology, food and dining, and even video and board games.
The web media in French is expending by starting to publish in English.

The writers work from home, but meetings can be arranged at the journalist’s convenience, if necessary.

Position Requirements:
The perfect candidates would already have a little bit of experience in the field, and would be able to (sometimes) find their own topics to cover.

THE APPLICANT MUST SUBMIT:
To apply, I’d be preferable to send me a resumé, and, if possible, an example of previous work.

For more information, or to apply, please submit your resume to:
Hugo Prévost: hugo@pieuvre.ca

Miscellaneous
http://www.pieuvre.ca/