Producer - Sportsnet 590 The FAN

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Date: Dec 3, 2018

Location: Toronto, ON, CA, M4Y 3B7

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize her dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuels us, and moments define us.
 

Imagine working in an exciting and fun environment where the whole team works together every day meshing their combined interests and talents to create the most engaging Sports Talk Radio in Canada. Toronto's Sportsnet 590 The FAN has an opening for a new Producer. If you Live, Eat and Breathe everything sports, we want to meet you.

  
Responsibilities:

  • Tracking-down the biggest names in North American sports
  • Monitor and edit audio content from internal and external sources
  • Work closely with Hosts, Commentators, Sportscasters and Sports Editors
  • In-depth research for shows
  • Lead the guest-booking process
  • Engage in all forms of Social Media on behalf of Sportsnet 590 The FAN
  • Other departmental projects as assigned by the Program Director

 
Qualifications:

  • Must have a vast book of contacts within the sports world (coaches, management, athletes and media)
  • Must have the ability to connect with key contacts at poignant times
  • Must have exceptional knowledge regarding all things Sports
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills – verbal and written
  • Ability to work independently and lead a team in a fast-paced environment
  • Self-starter who is resourceful, organized and able to meet tight deadlines
  • Must be a highly motivated team player with a positive attitude
  • Thorough understanding of the effective use of Social Media (Twitter, Facebook, etc)
  • Working knowledge of Burli Newsroom System is an asset

 

Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: One Ted Rogers Way (080), Toronto, ON 
Travel Requirements: None
Posting Category/Function: Broadcasting & Programming
Requisition ID: 129870
 
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 can also reach out to our team at RogersRecruiting@rci.rogers.com to begin a conversation about your individual accessibility needs throughout the hiring process.

 
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