Executive Producer, Morning Show and Lifestyle – National Morning News – Corus

Toronto, ON, Canada Req #842
Thursday, September 3, 2020
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:
Global News is looking for a creative, engaging leader for our network morning show.The position of Executive Producer, The Morning Show and Lifestyle, will report to the Director of Network Programming and be responsible for leading a high functioning team focusing on all facets of producing award winning lifestyle oriented television and digital video segments.

Responsibilities:
Work with the Director of Network Programming to develop and execute a winning strategy for The Morning Show
Responsible for the overall look, tone and on air feel of the broadcast
Will oversee on air hosts and contributors
Will work closely with the TMS Managing Editor to establish editorial strategy and expectations as well as team workflows for the TV broadcast as well as the shows’ contributions to globalnews.ca
Work with sales to find new and innovative ways to drive revenue
Work with the National Director, Content and Editorial Standards in how we cover stories and topics
Work with the Editor in Chief and TMS Managing Editor to help create a winning online strategy for lifestyle and TMS
Must be a strong team leader, mentor and be able to support employee development.

About You
What We Need From You:
Exhibit editorial leadership to help drive ratings and revenue.
Have the ability to establish team metrics to help inform change and drive business and personal success for team members
Have a proven track record of producing and overseeing daytime television lifestyle programs
Thrive in a fast paced energetic environment of leading people to produce high quality content

If You Have the Following….We Want to Hear From You!
At least 10 years’ experience working at a media network
At least 10 years’ experience of working in daytime television in Canada
An ability to help shape high quality lifestyle oriented television content
An understanding of a winning lifestyle strategy for digital platforms

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.

At Corus we value and actively involve the full range of what makes people unique in order to create a strong and innovative company where amazing people thrive. A company where people have the full opportunity to show their unique value and develop their potential. We strongly encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, people of colour, people with disabilities, people from all gender and sexually diverse communities and people with intersectional identities.

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.

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