CBC Montreal: Newsroom Editorial Assistant- Summer 2021

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 2021) 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 Elyse Amend, Undergraduate Program Director, Department of Journalism: Elyse.Amend@concordia.ca. and Wayne Larsen, Assistant Professor and Internship Coordinator: wayne.larsen@concordia.ca

Deadline: December 20th, 2020

In your application include:

Letter of intent


Two samples of your written work

One audio OR video sample

Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted by the CBC

This internship may be done remotely