CBC Montreal: Newsroom Editorial Assistant- Summer 2020

If you are a graduating Concordia journalism student (from the undergraduate program or diploma program), CBC Montreal has an incredible opportunity to offer. You could work for a summer in a dynamic newsroom that covers local news online, on television and on radio.
CBC Montreal’s 12-week Editorial Assistant in the newsroom (summer 2020) is a paid position

You will:
Check and follow up on story leads.
Support the web desk by researching and fact-checking stories.
Pitch story ideas/angles/digital treatment and possible guests.
Research, and check information on stories covered. Retrieve audio and visual clips and images as required.
Conduct pre-interviews. Suggest interview questions and approaches.
Write stories for online.

Please submit your application to Andrea Hunter, Undergraduate Program Director, Department of Journalism: andrea.hunter@concordia.ca. and Wayne Larsen, Assistant Professor and Internship Coordinator: wayne.larsen@concordia.ca

Deadline: October 1st, 2019

In your application include:

Letter of intent
One letter of reference from a professor
Two samples of your written work
One audio OR video sample

Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted by the CBC