Producer

Date: Mar 26, 2021

Location: London, ON, CA, N6A 5B1

Come play a key role in building the future of Sports & Media! Everyone wants to be part of a transformational team – and that’s exactly what we’re building at Rogers Sports & Media. A team that innovates and a team that wins.

At Rogers Sports & Media we are committed to creating and growing teams that are digital-first, fast-moving and bold-thinking and are focused on delivering impact with everything they do. Our impressive collection of assets includes media properties, sports teams, sports events & production, venues, e-commerce platforms and a close connection with our Connected Home and Wireless team. Collectively, we touch 30 million of Canadians every month!

Not only is our business strong, but so is our culture. We genuinely care about each other and working in an environment that allows each of us to bring our best authentic selves to work. That starts with our firm commitment to a diverse, inclusive and safe workplace. We’re also dedicated to giving back by using our media megaphone to help Canadians who need it most. Our team is All IN on diversity and inclusion – find out more at www.allinforequity.ca.

As we grow our team, the well-being of our team members remains our top priority. To ensure the health and safety of our team members, including those in the recruitment process, our team members are temporarily working from home.

Are you up for the challenge and the fun?  If so, consider the following opportunity!

We’re looking for a Producer who can work with community members and volunteers to create outstanding local content in the London region and get excited about their community channel, Rogers tv.  

What you will do…

  • Produce video content as assigned, ensuring its local relevance and high production quality.
  • See the production through from concept to completion, sometimes with a very minimal crew to assist.
  • Edit, export and deliver productions to master control and/or digital platforms.
  • Ensure updated and detailed episodic information is entered in the traffic system.
  • Train and coach volunteers, community groups and hosts to produce local programming.
  • Establish and nurture contacts within the community, engaging them in the development of relevant, timely local programming.
  • Produce compelling promotions for each production.
  • Work collaboratively with the Community Engagement Specialist to book and confirm the appropriate crew for each production.
  • Book and confirm on-air talent and production equipment.
  • Develop and maintain full knowledge of the available production equipment, participating in training sessions as new equipment is introduced.
  • Take a collaborative approach, cultivating positive working relationships with internal and external customers and colleagues.

What you will bring…

  • A passion for local content and a relentless drive to produce interesting and impactful community programming.
  • The collaborative approach of a team player who builds relationships with colleagues and engages the local community to help foster a greater diversity of voices seen and heard on the channel.
  • A strong sense of initiative, combining bold thinking with creative approaches, the ability to tackle multiple projects and still deliver on deadline.
  • Technical knowledge and experience, allowing you to lead the production process and to troubleshoot equipment issues.
  • A solid understanding of social and digital media with experience on these platforms and the editorial savvy to create timely, engaging content.
  • The ability to recruit, train and lead a diverse team of volunteers.
  • An understanding of community television and the production process.

Here’s what you can expect in return:

  • A competitive salary and benefits that include access to our Employee Share Accumulation Program, Retirement Benefits and a variety of other perks including 50% off Rogers services and Blue Jays tickets
  • A manager who deeply cares about your development and long-term career at Rogers
  • A team that trusts and wants to win together
  • Smart and accomplished colleagues who are focused on both the “what” and the “how”
  • Flexibility to work from home even after the pandemic ends
  • Your choice of hardware and software (iPhone or Android/Mac or PC etc.)
  • As we grow our team, the well-being of our team members remains our top priority. To ensure the health and safety of our team members, including those in the recruitment process, our team members are working from home, and are equipped to do so safely and efficiently
 
What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.

Schedule: Full time
Shift: Variable
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 800 York St P.O.Box 5800 (033), London, ON 
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Broadcasting & Production
Requisition ID: 153128
 
Posting Notes:  Media 


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