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Job Details

News Department Manager



Date Posted

July 02, 2024


  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $42.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 34 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Aug 01, 2024
Job Requirements






  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
  • or equivalent experience


  • Establish procedures and implement policies in newspaper and publishing firms
  • Plan and maintain production schedules
  • Prepare budgets and monitor revenues and expenses
  • Review programs and policies to ensure conformance with regulations
  • Initiate or approve development of articles, books, films, broadcasts, musical recording and theatre productions
  • Liaise with authors, composers, producers and directors

Computer and technology knowledge

  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Word

Security and safety

Criminal record check


1 year to less than 2 years

Other benefits

Free parking available

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The News Department Manager is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Managers in Publishing, Motion Pictures, Broadcasting and Performing Arts

Interest in co-ordinating information to plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate operations within publishing firms, film, theatre and record production companies, and broadcasting facilities; and in implementing policies, in approving product development and in hiring and supervising staff


Interest in planning and maintaining production schedules for publications, films, broadcasts, and theatre, record and video productions and in reviewing programs and policies to ensure that they conform to regulations


Interest in negotiating with company directors and members of the artistic community to initiate the development of articles, books, films, broadcasts, musical recordings and theatre productions

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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