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Supervising Producer, Country Digital Content

Calgary, AB, Canada Req #221
Thursday, August 22, 2019
Are you creative, dynamic and passionate?  Do you like to think outside of the box and find new ways to achieve your goals?  Corus Entertainment has an exciting opportunity for you.  If you have a passion for excellence, and would like to work for Corus Entertainment, we encourage you to apply.

About the Role:

Reporting to VP, Head of FM Radio, you will be responsible for:

·Strategize and manage the conceptualization, production, filming and editing of special projects for country digital content, including branded and unbranded video shoots, celebrity interviews, etc.

·Daily quality checks and maintenance of online video and visual content

·Edit and add design elements to videos in post-production, as required.

·Assist Content and Social Coordinators with the management of all video and visual content production including sourcing, screening, QA, adding metadata and uploading.

·Assist in the development of KPI for country digital content, while using analytical tools to understand performance and success metrics

·Assist with boosting/dark posting of content as appropriate across all platforms

·Take part in sales and promotions/marketing discussions and implement related plans as required

·Travel to capture content, as required

·Work with Corus Content and Social Coordinators to manage the sharing of video and visual content to appropriate social media channels.

About You

What We Need From You:

·A passion for country music, lifestyle/entertainment knowledge and a keen interest in current events

·Experience in the online environment, especially video editing and feature production.

·Excellent project management skills.

·Strong working knowledge of YouTube, YouTube Studio and analytics, and best practices promoted on the video platform.

·The ability to produce, shoot and edit a variety of entertainment-related videos.

·Experience using live streaming hardware and applications – YouTube Studio, Snappy TV, etc.

·Experience creating content for social media platforms (YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram).

·Experience with digital production equipment, including digital video cameras, DSLRs, etc.

·Familiarity with online tools and languages, including digital video, HTML, Photoshop, FTP, and Microsoft Office suite.

·Knowledge of video workflow from booking feeds and ingest to online distribution.

·Diverse content experience across multiple verticals and formats, including digital video, text articles, blogs, social media tools, digital photos.

·Excellent organizational, communication and creativity skills including the ability to brainstorm and create content that works on the web.

·Strong interpersonal and communication skills and experience working with several internal and external stakeholders.

Why Corus?

Corus is a driving force in the media industry with a diverse portfolio of strong brands that entertain and inform audiences through great storytelling and compelling content, reaching millions of people around the world every day.

We have a passionate drive to connect with the world around us: to express, to share, to be part of people's lives. Walk around our offices, our stations, our studios across the country and you'll feel it. You'll see it in action. 

You'll see it in the open communication and the approachability of our people. You'll see it in our care for quality work and the interest in new, creative solutions. You'll see it in how we work with external partners, and how we care about our communities. These are all core to the values we commit to living each and every day - Win Together, Think Beyond, Make It Happen, Learn Every Day, Show We Care. Our values describe what makes us pretty unique - and amazing - place to work.

Corus is committed to providing a fair and equitable work environment and encourages applications from qualified women, men, visible minorities, aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities.  Corus is also committed to providing accommodations throughout the interview and employment process.  If you require an accommodation we will work with you to meet your needs. 

How to Apply

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now'. 

*No phone calls please. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Other details

  • Job Family PG-Programming
  • Job Function 02-Media/Communications Creative & Design
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Calgary, AB, Canada