Reporter - Editor, Assigned to RDI (French Services)


Reporter - Editor, assigned to RDI (French Services) - TOR08944

Job Family

: Programming (TV-Radio-Web)

Primary Location

: Toronto 

Position Language Requirement : Bilingual (English / French) 

Language Skill Level (Reading) : C

Language Skill Level (Writing) : C

Language Skill Level (Speaking) : C 

Status of Employment : Permanent

Work schedule(s) : Full-time


Work at CBC/Radio-Canada

At CBC/Radio-Canada, we create content that informs, entertains and connects Canadians on multiple platforms. Our successes and accomplishments are driven by embodying and upholding values, which include creativity, integrity, inclusiveness and relevance. 

Do you think you have the ability and drive to keep up with this exciting, ever-changing industry? Whether it be in front of the camera, on air, online or behind the scenes, you would be joining a team that thrives on making connections and telling stories that are important to Canadians.

Your role

As a reporter based in Toronto, you will file for ICI RDI news programs as well as for Radio-Canada current affairs shows serving Ontario.

You will also be asked to contribute to all editorial platforms, including radio and digital, in order to cover current events and issues of regional and national interest with clarity, depth, accuracy and thoroughness in compliance with CBC/Radio-Canada’s Journalistic Standards and Practices.

With a solid understanding of all media platforms, you are able to work effectively in a continuous news environment and produce impact journalism. You are known for being a good team player, open to varying assignments and able to generate strong story ideas. Over time, you have built a wide-ranging network of contacts.

Flexibility is required, as your schedule may vary to meet production requirements.

In this role, you will fill a field reporter position on Réseau de l’information (ICI RDI) on weekdays.


We are looking for a candidate with the following: 


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Three (3) years’ journalism experience


  • Extensive general knowledge
  • Excellent knowledge of Canadian news and Ontario issues
  • Good knowledge of Franco-Ontarian issues
  • Outstanding editorial judgment
  • Superior live reporting skills
  • Ability to produce original coverage, develop contacts and conduct live interviews
  • Strong understanding of all media platforms
  • Excellent knowledge of French (working language)
  • Advanced oral, writing and reading proficiency in English
  • Proven team player
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of CBC/Radio-Canada’s Journalistic Standards and Practices
  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Willingness to work flexible hours

Please include in your application an online link to your demo.

Candidates may be subject to skills and knowledge testing.

If this sounds interesting, please click on ''Apply online''. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

CBC/Radio-Canada is committed to being a leader in reflecting our country’s diversity. That’s because we can only create and tell the stories that connect Canadians, by having a workforce that mirrors the ever-changing makeup of our country. That’s why we, as an employer, value equal opportunity and nurture an inclusive workplace where our individual differences are not only recognized and valued, but also extend to and pervade all the services we provide as Canada’s public broadcaster. For more information, visit the Diversity and Inclusion section of our website. If you have accommodation needs at this stage of the recruitment process, please inform us as soon as possible by sending an e-mail to

You are invited to consult and familiarize yourself with our Code of Conduct, which can be found on our corporate website. All employees must adhere to the Code as a condition of employment. We also invite you to take a look at our policy on conflicts of interest. In the event that you become an employee, it will be important to inform us, as quickly as possible, of any situation that, because of your hiring, constitutes or could appear to constitute a conflict of interest.

Job Posting Date

: Jan 31, 2023, 7:59:57 PM

Unposting Date

: Feb 15, 2023, 4:59:00 AM

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