News Now is seeking 2 Social Media Coordinators!
The position of News Now Social Media Coordinator will work with News Now Producers, Beat Directors, and Reporters, with the direction of the News & Spoken Word Coordinator, to increase News Now’s online accessibility and visibility in various social media and online-based outlets.
NEWS NOW is CHRY’s community news program with a critical perspective; live every Monday – Friday at 5-6pm broadcasting to the North Toronto region, the campus of York University and on the web. CHRY 105.5 FM is looking for critical and creative minds to join the only collective alternative news radio program in Toronto. We offer FREE broadcast skills training in: writing/voicing, interviewing, audio editing and sound design.
As an alternative news outlet, News Now works as a team to collectively share skills and tasks among ourselves. We are committed to challenging ourselves and analyzing our stories individually and at our weekly story meetings using a consensus-based decision making model. For more on News Now, visit chrynews.wordpress.com
To apply to the available position: Email the News & Spoken Word Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org with your desired position, a statement of interest, and your resume. Statement of interest should specifically address your interest in community media and the CHRY mission and mandate, which can be found at http://www.chry.fm. This internship requires 8 hours/week and is unpaid, but can be recognized as course credit or community work if appropriate.
CHRY 105.5FM is committed to diversity and equity. We strongly encourage applications form women; people of colour; members of racial and/or ethnic minorities; First Nations people; people with disabilities and lesbian, bisexual, gay, transsexual, transgendered, two-spirited and queer-identified people.