Program Director - Programming General
AAbout the Role:
The Corus Radio Division has an exciting opportunity for the position of Program Director responsible for our 2 radio stations in the Kitchener/Waterloo market. The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:
Management of the Programming and Production Departments in Kitchener: 91.5 The BEAT and 107.5 DAVE Rocks.
Direct responsibility for ratings growth of the 2 FM radio stations
Development and implementation of detailed strategic and operating plans
Establishment of performance standards
Development and mentorship of direct reports and on-air talent
Involvement with corporate and radio division personnel to implement broad strategic initiatives at both the market and station level
Representation of Corus in the Greater Region of Waterloo community
Accountability of general administration and human resources issues
SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
Direct experience in successfully leading and managing the Programming department and Operations at radio stations
Experience in coaching and directing on-air talent
A demonstrated understanding of the integration of radio and online as parts of a multi-platform brand
An understanding of organizational behaviour
Candor and openness
Integrity, respect, and trust
Collaborative Team Player
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
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*No phone calls please. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
- Job Family PG-Programming
- Job Function 02-Media/Communications Creative & Design
- Pay Type Salary
- Kitchener, ON, Canada