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    Football Writer and Announcer


    Website CUSNetwork Canadian University Sports Network

    Your athletes. Their stories.


    CUSN is looking for video editors to collaborate with our production team to edit various video projects. This is an independent, volunteer position. The selected candidate will report to the Senior Producer, Multimedia and Editor-in-Chief.

    Job Responsibilities:

    • Writing original stories on U SPORTS football
    • Contributing to weekly recaps, columns, power rankings, and other football-related content

    Minimum Qualifications:

    • Strong writing skills
    • Proficiency with conducting interviews
    • 2-3 years of play-by-play announcing experience
    • Strong oral and communication skills
    • Ability and willingness to travel to various football stadiums across Ontario for Radio broadcasts
      • Transportation not provided

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Enrolled in or graduated from a media, communications, or broadcast program at a Canadian university or college
    • Understanding of U SPORTS and other Canadian university sports
    • Ability to edit, design, and implement Photoshop and other graphic content for video overlays
    • Understanding of basic audio editing
    • WordPress or other website-management experience
    • By-lines with a sports organization or publication

    How to Apply:

    Send application to info@cusn.ca. Your application must include:

    • Announcer demo reel
    • Links to 1-3 multimedia examples
    • 500-word piece on why you think you would be a great addition to our roster and why you are passionate about Canadian University Sports
    • Reference list is recommended

    To apply for this job email your details to info@cusn.ca.