Producer, Branded & Original Content

Date: Jun 16, 2021

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!

Sportsnet is looking for a Producer, Branded & Original Content to bolster our brand while growing our followers and audience reach by delivering authoritative original sports content that entertains, informs and inspires. Whether its via Sportsnet’s world-class live presentations, its branded content executions or the network’s cross-platform integrations, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and memorable sporting moments that define us as fans. Our content looks well beyond just the box score recap. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To ‘unite by sport’. To connect people to each other and the world around them with the kind of sports content and stories that stay with us long after being told.

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 Sportsnet. A team that innovates and a team that wins.
What you will do…
The Producer, Branded & Original Content role is involved in a variety of productions benefitting all Sportsnet platforms. You will produce (but are not limited to) online and social executions, compelling short and long-form segments, branded and sales integrated content, live productions, as well as helping to grow our DTC streaming services. This critical production role helps to position the Sportsnet brand as the industry’s definitive source for original sports content creation and storytelling while skillfully managing pre- and post-production workflow involving both internal and external stakeholders.
The ideal candidate is expected to possess strong relationship building and communication skills. Embracing change in a fast-pace environment while generating fresh and creative perspectives with a proven ability to multi-task will be critical. They should possess an ability to manage assignments and complete them on time, on strategy and on budget that organizes projects in a detailed manner, ensuring a resourceful and efficient workflow. Lastly, candidates will be expected to act in a manner that is truthful while valuing direct and honest communication with all levels of the organization. 

What you will bring…

  • A natural curiosity and a drive to win 
  • Accepting of a unique culture that respects others, has fun and values innovation
  • Pushes the envelope creatively while also being resourceful and disciplined when assessing cost/benefit decisions
  • A digital-first mindset offering bold and strategic thinking that places our audience at the forefront of our direction
  • Proven editorial experience with a passion for sports, media and storytelling
  • A firm belief that 99% right is still 100% wrong while offering a keen eye for detail
  • A strong sense of personal ownership and experience working in a high-performance environment

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
  • Not from the city? No problem. Rogers invites candidates to apply no matter where you are located, as you will be working remotely. 
     
 
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: No Selection
Length of Contract: No Selection
Work Location: 1 Mount Pleasant (083), Toronto, ON 
Travel Requirements: Up to 25%
Posting Category/Function: Broadcasting & Creative
Requisition ID: 232148
 
Posting Notes:  Media 


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