Job Opportunities: Rogers Sports & Media OMNI Arabic Video Journalist OMNI (Arabic Required) – Montreal, QC

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Are you up for the challenge and have fun? If so, consider the following opportunity!

If you are fluent in Arabic and have a passion for current affairs, then OMNI would like to meet you. We are looking for a talented video journalist who will deliver stories that resonate with Canada’s Arab community. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in journalism and a passion for storytelling.

What will you do…

  • Find original stories that reflect and resonate with the Arab community in Canada
  • Shoot, edit, report and present stories about the Arab community on all platforms – including the Arab national newscast
  • Present scripted and unscripted coverage, live and recorded, from studio and remote locations
  • Organize material and write engaging, relevant and concise stories under tight deadlines in accordance with prescribed editorial style and format standards
  • Collaborate with a diverse team of innovative journalists at OMNI and CityNews
  • Build a strong network of contacts within the Arab-Canadian community

What you will bring…

  • Be fluent in Modern Arabic, read and write Arabic script, and have a minimum working knowledge of French and English
  • Proven experience in using a video camera and editing
  • Adaptable and won’t let obstacles get in the way of producing a compelling story
  • Highly attentive to detail and thrives in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Proficiency in the digital news space with an ability to identify trending stories on social media
  • Experience with live news and field production are assets
  • A degree in broadcast journalism or equivalent experience

Here’s what you can expect in return:

  • Competitive salary and benefits that include access to our employee stock accumulation program, retirement benefits and a variety of other benefits, including 50% off Rogers services and Blue Jays tickets
  • A manager who cares deeply about your development and long-term career at Rogers
  • A team that trusts and wants to win together
  • Working together with your manager, a hybrid distribution between work in the office and work from home
  • Smart, accomplished colleagues who focus on both the “what” and the “how”

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