Part-Time Casual Production Assistant

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 the lives of 30 million 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.

 

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


Are you an aspiring Production Assistant looking for an opportunity to advance your career in an interesting and great working environment? 

 

We produce regional and national newscasts on OMNI Television across Canada, to deliver compelling multilingual relevant content to Canadians.  We are looking for a competent Production Assistant (Part-time casual) who will contribute to a positive attitude and energy to the team and work hard to manage and improve our behind-the-scenes procedures.

 

If you are enthusiastic, conscientious, hard-working individual who wants to develop your career in TV/Digital production, we have the perfect job for you!

 

What you will do...

  • Work with director to assist both live shows and pre-tape programs
  • Prepare all paperwork such as scripts and rundowns for control room staff and hosts
  • Ensure every item on rundowns is accurate and ready to air
  • Double check tech-info input to ensure accuracy
  • Deliver messages among team members
  • Support and set-up studio interviews efficiently
  • Help with various administrative work 
  • Other duties as assigned by the manager/supervisor


What you will bring:

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail and ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Proactive problem solver
  • Knowledge of Inception software and Quantal server an asset
  • Knowledge of newsroom automation Overdrive an asset
  • Available to work various shifts including afternoons and evenings
  • Computer savvy and excellent mathematics skill in calculation
  • Good knowledge of television production including production control room operations
  • Professional College Degree or equivalent, preferably in in broadcasting, media communication, journalism, or a related field
  • 1-3 years relevant experience including live playout in a news production environment

As a condition of hire, all new employees will be required to provide proof of vaccinations against COVID 19. Any request for an exception under Human Rights legislation must be supported by evidence to be considered by Rogers on a case by case basis.


Please click here to review conditions that may qualify for medical exemption to the COVID-19 vaccine.

 

Schedule: Part time
Shift: Variable
Length of Contract: No Selection
Work Location: 33 Dundas St. East (909), Toronto, ON
Travel Requirements: None
Posting Category/Function: Broadcasting & Production
Requisition ID: 268656
 
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:

  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment

 

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.
 
Posting Notes:  Rogers Sports & Media

 

 

 

Location: 

Toronto, ON, CA

Being a Rogers team member comes with some great perks & benefits including:

· Health & well-being benefits
· Donation matching
· Paid time off for volunteering
· Wealth Accumulation including: Pension plan & Employee stock options
· Generous employee discounts
· Leadership development, Mentorship, and Coaching programs

*available for full-time and part-time permanent employees, some restrictions apply

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