• Post Date: September 19, 2023
  • Apply Before: October 13, 2023
Job Description

Announcer-Interviewer, assigned to Winschgaoug (English Services)
– MON07744

Job Family: Programming (TV-Radio-Web)
Primary Location: Montreal

Position Language Requirement: English or French and Cree

Language Skill Level (Reading): B
Language Skill Level (Writing): B
Language Skill Level (Speaking): B

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

Are you interested in telling the stories of the Cree people, in our language? Do you want to work with a dedicated team of professionals who share your passion?

CBC North’s Cree unit is looking for an announcer/interviewer to be the voice of Winschgaoug, the Cree language radio program broadcast weekdays from 8 to 9 a.m. in Eeyou Istchee and online.

You would greet listeners each morning, sharing the latest news, interviews, music and more to East Cree speakers.


  • Stay abreast of news events in the areas covered by the program and maintain ties with different sources.
  • During production meetings, propose program content, angles and sources.
  • Do the necessary research and conduct pre-interviews as needed.
  • Write or adapt program scripts for interviews and other program content.
  • Conduct taped or live interviews. Perform basic editing tasks for radio.
  • When assigned, write up interviews for digital or social platforms.
  • Participate in other programs. Occasionally host special programs.
  • Participate in community outreach on behalf of CBC.
  • Perform all other related tasks as needed.

ᒑ ᐹᐦᑖᑯᓯᑦ/ᑳ ᑯᒀᒋᒫᑦ ᐋᔨᒥᐦᐋᑭᓂᐎᐎᔨᒡᐦ – ᓰᐲᓰ ᐊᑎᒫᐲᓯᒻ ᑯᐯᒃ (ᐄᔨᔨᐅᔨᒧᐎᓐ)

ᒑ ᐄᑖᐱᑎᓰᑦ:

ᒋᒥᔻᔨᐦᑖᓐ ᐋ ᐋᐦ ᐐᐦᑎᒧᑦ ᐄᔨᔨᐅᒡ ᐅᑎᐹᒋᒧᐎᓂᐙᐤᐦ, ᐋᐦ ᐄᔨᔨᐅᔨᒥᔨᓐ? ᒋᐐᐦ ᐐᒑᐱᑎᓰᒫᐎᒑ ᐊᐙᓂᒌ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋᐦ ᒨᒋᒋᐦᐄᑯᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑯᐃᔅᒄ ᐋᐦ ᐐᐦ ᐃᐦᑐᑎᐦᒡ ᐅᑖᐱᑎᓰᐎᓂᐙᐤ ᒸᐦᒡ ᐊᓂᔮ ᒌᔨ ᐋᐦ ᐄᐦᑎᐎᑦ?

ᓰᐲᓰ ᐊᔨᒧᐙᔮᐲ ᐱᔮᐦᑖᑯᐦᒡ ᐄᔨᔨᐅᔨᒧᐎᓐ ᐅᑖᐦ ᐄᔑ ᐊᑎᒫᐲᓯᒻ ᓂᑎᐙᔨᐦᑖᑯᓯᐤ ᐊᐙᓐ ᒑ ᐊᔨᒥᑦ/ᒑ ᑯᒀᒋᒫᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐊᐙᔨᐤᐦ ᐋᔨᒥᐦᐋᑭᓂᐎᐎᔨᒡᐦ ᐊᓂᑎᐦ ᐐᓂᔥᑳᒄ ᑳ ᐄᔑᓂᐦᑳᑖᒡ ᐋᐦ ᒑᒋᔖᐹᔮᒡ ᐋᐦ ᐱᒥᑎᐎᔥᑖᒡ 8 ᐲᐦᐃᒻ 9 ᐋᐦ ᒑᒋᔖᐹᔮᒡ ᐅᑖᐦ ᐄᔨᔨᐅᔅᒌᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᓂᑐᐙᐱᐦᒋᑭᓂᐦᒡ᙮

ᒑ ᐙᒋᔮᒥᑣᐤ ᐊᐙᓂᒌ ᓂᔮᑭᔑᒋᔥᑎᐦᒡ ᐊᔨᒧᐙᔮᐱᔨᐤ ᐋᔑᑯᒥᒑᒋᔖᐹᔮᐤᐦ, ᒑ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᔥᑎᐎᑣᐤ ᐋᐦ ᐅᔥᑳᔨᒡᐦ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐎᓐᐦ, ᐋᐦ ᐊᔨᒥᐦᐄᑣᐤ ᓂᓈᐦᑭᐤ ᐊᐙᓂᒌ, ᒑ ᐹᐦᑖᑯᐦᑖᔨᓐ ᓂᑭᒧᓐᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑯᑎᒡ ᓂᓈᐦᑭᐤ ᒑᒀᓐ ᒑ ᐹᐦᑎᐦᒡ ᐄᔨᔨᐅᒡ᙮

ᒑ ᐄᑖᐱᑎᓰᑦ:

  • ᒑ ᓈᓂᑑᒋᔅᒑᔨᐦᑎᐦᒃ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒑ ᓈᓂᑎᐙᐱᐦᑎᐦᒃ ᐋᐦ ᐅᔥᑳᔨᒡᐦ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐎᓐᐦ ᐅᑎᐦ ᒑ ᐹᐦᑖᑯᓂᔨᒡᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒑ ᓈᑭᑎᐙᔨᐦᑎᐦᒃ ᐋᑎ ᐃᔨᔅᐱᔨᔨᒡᐦ᙮
  • ᒫᒀᒡ ᐋᐦ ᓂᔥᑎᐐᔥᑎᑭᓂᐎᐎᔨᒡ ᐊᓂᔮ ᒑ ᐃᐦᑐᑎᑭᓂᐎᐎᔨᒡ, ᒑ ᐐᐦᑎᐦᒃ ᐊᓂᔮ ᐐᔨ ᐋᑖᔨᐦᑎᐦᒃ ᒑ ᒌᐦ ᐹᐦᑖᑯᓂᔨᒡ, ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᒑ ᐄᔅᐱᔨᐦᑖᑭᓂᐎᐎᔨᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᒑ ᒌᐦ ᐅᐦᑎᓂᑭᓂᐎᐎᔨᒡ᙮
  • ᒑ ᓈᓂᑑᒋᔅᒑᔨᐦᑎᐦᒃ ᐊᓂᔮ ᓈᑎᐙᔨᐦᑖᑯᓂᔨᒡ ᐋᐦ ᐊᔨᒥᐦᐋᑦ ᐊᐙᔨᐤᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᓃᑳᓐ ᒑ ᐃᔮᑭᐐᑦ ᒑ ᐊᔨᒥᐦᐋᑦ ᐊᐙᔨᐤᐦ ᓂᑎᐙᔨᐦᑖᑯᓂᔨᒑ᙮
  • ᒑ ᒥᓯᓈᐦᒃ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒑ ᐋᐦᒋᔥᑐᑎᐦᒃ ᐊᓂᔮ ᒑ ᐄᔑ ᐋᔨᒸᐅᐦᐄᐙᔨᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒑᒀᔨᐤ ᐙᒋᐦᒡ ᒑ ᐹᐦᑖᑯᓂᔨᒡ᙮
  • ᒑ ᐲᐦᑎᑖᐱᔨᐦᐋᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒫᒃ ᓈᐦᐄᔨᐤ ᒑ ᐊᔨᒥᐦᐋᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑯᒀᒋᒫᑦ ᐊᐙᔨᐤᐦ ᒑ ᐹᐦᑖᑯᓯᔨᒡᐦ᙮ ᒑ ᒥᔻᐙᐱᔨᐦᑖᑦ ᐊᓂᔮ ᒑᒀᔨᐤ ᒑ ᐹᐦᑖᑯᓂᔨᒡ ᐊᔨᒧᐙᔮᐲᐦᒡ᙮
  • ᓂᑎᐙᔨᐦᑖᑯᓯᒑ, ᒑ ᐐᓯᓈᐦᒃ ᐊᓂᔮ ᒑ ᐄᔑ ᑯᒀᒋᒫᑦ ᐋᐦ ᐅᔥᑳᔨᒡ ᒑᒀᔨᐤ ᐋᐦ ᐋᐱᒋᔥᑖᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᒑ ᐊᔨᒥᐦᐋᑦ ᐋᑎ ᐃᔨᑖᔨᐦᑎᒥᐦᐄᑯᔨᒡᐦ ᓂᓈᐦᑭᐤ ᒑᒀᔨᐤ᙮
  • ᒑ ᐐᒋᐦᐄᐙᑦ ᑯᑎᒋᔨᐤ ᒑᒀᔨᐤ ᐋᐦ ᐹᐦᑖᑯᐦᑖᑭᓂᐎᐎᔨᒡ᙮ ᒋᑭ ᒌᐦ ᑯᒀᒋᒫᑭᓂᐆ ᒑ ᒌᐦ ᐹᐦᑖᑯᓯᑦ ᐋᐦ ᒋᔥᑎᒫᐎᓂᔨᒡ ᒑᒀᔨᐤ ᐋᐦ ᐐᐦ ᐹᐦᑖᑯᐦᑖᑭᓂᐎᐎᔨᒡ᙮
  • ᒑ ᐐᒋᐦᐄᐙᑦ ᐄᔨᔨᓈᐦᒡ ᐋᐦ ᐐᐦ ᐅᐦᒋ ᒋᔅᒑᔨᐦᑖᑯᓂᔨᒡ ᒑᒀᔨᐤ ᓰᐲᓰ ᐋᐦ ᐋᐱᑎᔒᔥᑎᐙᑦ᙮
  • ᑯᑎᒋᔨᐤ ᒑᒀᔨᐤ ᒑ ᐃᐦᑐᑎᐦᒃ ᓂᑎᐙᔨᐦᑖᑯᓯᒑ᙮

We are looking for a candidate with the following:

  • A high school education or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
  • Relevant experience in radio or a newsroom environment.
  • Fluency in East Cree.
  • Good knowledge of spoken and written English.
  • Knowledge of French is considered an asset.
  • Knowledge of and interest in Indigenous issues and events.
  • Knowledge of regional and national current affairs as they relate to the James Bay Cree.
  • Good grasp of interview techniques.
  • A curious and engaging on-air personality and a strong connection with the audience.
  • The ability to analyze, synthesize and think critically.
  • The ability to work under pressure.

ᐊᓂᔮ ᒑ ᐊᔮᑦ:

  • ᐋᐦ ᒌᐦ ᒌᔑᐦᑖᑦ ᑳ ᐄᔥᐹᔨᒡ ᒋᔅᑯᑏᒫᒑᐎᓂᔨᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒫᒃ ᐋᐦ ᒌᐦ ᒌᔑᐦᑖᑦ ᐐᓵᐙ ᒋᔅᒑᔨᐦᑎᒧᐎᓂᔨᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒫᒃ ᐋᐦ ᒌᐦ ᒋᔅᑯᑎᒫᓱᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋᐦ ᒌᐦ ᐄᑖᐱᑎᓰᑦ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐄᔑ ᐅᑖᐦᒡ᙮
  • ᔖᔥ ᐋᐦ ᒌᐦ ᐋᐱᑎᓰᑦ ᐊᔨᒧᐙᔮᐲᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋᐦ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᓈᓂᐎᐎᔨᒡ ᐋᐦ ᒌᐦ ᐐᒋᐦᐄᐙᑦ᙮
  • ᐋᐦ ᓂᐦᑖᐅᐄᔨᔨᐅᔨᒥᑦ᙮
  • ᐋᐦ ᑭᔅᒋᐦᐅ ᐋᐦ ᐊᔨᒥᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋᐦ ᒋᔅᒑᔨᐦᑎᐦᒃ ᐋᐦ ᒥᓯᓈᑖᔨᒡ ᐙᒥᔥᑎᑯᔒᐅᔨᒧᐎᓂᔨᐤ᙮
  • ᒋᑭ ᐐᒋᐦᐄᑰ ᐋᐦ ᐱᔥᑎᒀᔮᐅᔨᒥᓈᓂᐎᐎᔨᒡ ᐋᐦ ᓂᓯᑐᐦᑎᐦᒃ᙮
  • ᐋᐦ ᒋᔅᒑᔨᐦᑎᐦᒃ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋᐦ ᐐ ᒋᔅᒑᔨᐦᑎᐦᒃ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐎᓂᔨᐤ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐄᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋᑎ ᐃᔨᔅᐱᔨᔨᒡᐦ᙮
  • ᐋᐦ ᒋᔅᒑᔨᐦᑎᐦᒃ ᐋᑎ ᐃᔨᔅᐱᔨᔨᒡᐦ ᐄᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᐅᑎᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒥᓯᐦᑖᔅᑭᒥᒡ ᑳᐦᓈᑖᐦ ᐋᐦ ᑖᐦᑭᐦᐆᑯᔨᒡᐦ ᐄᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᐅᑖᐦ ᒉᐃᒥᔅ ᐯᐃᐦ᙮
  • ᐋᐦ ᑭᔅᒋᐦᐆᑦ ᐋᔨᒥᐦᐋᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋᐦ ᑯᒀᒋᒫᑦ ᐊᐙᔨᐤᐦ ᐋᑎ ᐃᔨᐦᑎᓈᓂᐎᐎᔨᒡ᙮
  • ᐋᐦ ᐐᐦ ᒋᔅᒑᔨᐦᑎᐦᒃ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋᐦ ᒥᔪᐊᔨᒥᐦᐋᑦ ᐊᐙᔨᐤᐦ ᐋᐦ ᐋᔨᒥᐦᐋᑦ ᐊᔨᒧᐙᔮᐲᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᓂᔮᑭᔑᒋᔥᑖᑯᑦ ᐊᐙᔨᐤᐦ ᐋᐦ ᒥᔪᓂᓯᑐᐦᑎᒥᐦᐋᑦ᙮
  • ᒑ ᐐᐦ ᐊᔨᑭᔨᒥᐦᑖᑦ ᐊᓂᔮ ᐙᐦ ᒋᔅᒑᔨᐦᑖᑯᓂᔨᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒑ ᐄᔑ ᒫᒥᑐᓈᔨᐦᑎᒥᐦᐄᑯᑦ ᐊᓂᔮ ᐋᑖᐱᑎᓰᑦ᙮
  • ᐋᑳ ᒑ ᒌᐦ ᐙᓵᒫᔨᐦᑎᒥᐦᐄᑯᑦ ᐋᑳ ᐙᐦᑎᓂᔨᒑ ᐊᓂᔮ ᐋᑖᐱᑎᓰᑦ᙮

ᒋᑭ ᒌᐦ ᑯᒀᒋᐦᐋᑭᓂᐆ ᐊᓂᔮ ᐋᔑ ᐋᐱᑎᓰᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐊᓂᔮ ᐋᔑ ᒋᔅᒑᔨᐦᑎᐦᒃ᙮

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

Job Posting Date Sep 15, 2023, 9:07:48 AM
Unposting Date Oct 13, 2023, 11:59:00 PM