Want to shape CBC programming in Canada’s largest media market?
Do you have a vision for covering our diverse city in an age of great digital change?
CBC seeks an Executive Producer, Programming & Current Affairs, Toronto!
CBC Toronto is looking for someone to lead the creative smart, and innovative teams who create our distinctive programs. They are seeking an inspiring leader with experience leading story-telling innovation in audio, video and text that resonates with audiences today! This position oversees all of CBC Toronto’s radio and television programs and social channels. You need to be able to work strategically with internal/external partners. Understanding the diverse communities that make up the GTA is essential!
Scope of Role
- Oversee the development and review of all CBC Toronto radio and television programs, and emerging content streams. Review and re-develop existing local properties, working closely with program teams to align with strategic goals.
- Develop and coach journalists as it relates to strategic content development.
- Identify and develop emerging talent.
- Monitor industry trends and develop ideas and approaches for future content opportunities.
- 10 years’ experience, 5 of which must involve leading program teams in a major market; solid journalistic background.
- University degree or equivalent.
- Demonstrated programming talent, with a ear for pacing, tone, presentation and production, and an ability to choose relevant, audience-focused stories.
- Superior writing, editorial and production skills. Interest in cross-platform media production.
- Quick to react and respond to breaking stories
- Proven experience leading and inspiring teams and developing hosts/reporters
- Demonstrated skills in the area of conflict resolution, mentoring, talent recognition and development.
- A commitment to reflecting community and diversity.
Compensation Package: This is a full-time position offering a competitive salary and benefits. Reply in confidence: Forward a covering email/resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org, with “Executive Producer – CBC Toronto” in the subject header. We thank all candidates for their submissions. Only those under consideration will be contacted.
Inquiries are welcome at 416.533.6788