Food is the central character at Gusto TV – Canada’s new food and lifestyle specialty channel. With an ambitious slate of 100+ hours of original content production for TV and online platforms, Gusto TV is growing its team of content production specialists and is seeking to fill this important new role.
Our ideal candidate is a factual television series pro with an impressive credit list that includes multiple producer/showrunner assignments. Key requirements in the role include:
Exceptional project management and budgeting/scheduling skills, and facility with project management and reporting software solutions.
Knowledge of and experience in lifestyle genre productions, with a solid understanding of the fundamental importance of story.
Keen attention to detail and the bottom line.
Track record of successfully handling multiple series in production at the same time.
For the right person this is a unique opportunity to help take Gusto’s production capabilities to the next level. Our objective is nothing less than a re-invention of culinary/food television and the lifestyle genre, and we’re searching for someone whose vision, drive, determination, and boundless energy can get us there.
This role will be based at Gusto TV’s Ottawa production offices and is a full-time permanent position. A competitive compensation package, including health and dental benefits, will be provided to the successful candidate.
Please forward your c.v. and cover letter, in confidence, by Friday, August 21, 2015.