Toronto, ON, Canada Req #2028
Monday, January 31, 2022
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.
Network Scheduler, Global
Work Status: Full-time
Location: Toronto, Ontario (Option for combination of onsite and remote/work from home)
About the Role:
Corus Entertainment Inc. has an exciting opportunity for a Network Scheduler, Global at our Toronto location. Reporting to the Director of Programming, Global & Drama, the successful candidate will be primarily responsible for the scheduling of programming within the Global Programming team.
You’ll be working on things like:
Support the Director in the creation of the strategic schedule and long term plan for Global.
Provide up-to-the-minute details of programming inventory including summary details of all foreign and Canadian programming.
Maintain tracking reports of programming runs, financial and contractual obligations and communicate updates to internal departments on a timely basis.
Uphold active knowledge and interest in programming and development activities of the US Networks and Canadian competitive broadcast and cable networks to support scheduling decisions.
Act as a key contact to the finance, operations, news, original programming, sales, research, marketing and promotions teams with queries related to the Global schedule.
Complete ongoing review of CRTC requirements to ensure compliance of Conditions of License.
Provide active and enthusiastic contributions to weekly team meetings and co-chair weekly operations meetings to internal stakeholders.
Input programming schedules in the Broadcast system.
Communicate schedule updates in a timely manner.
Other duties as required.
If you have the following …..we want to hear from you!
Experience with a Program Management data base preferred.
Excellent working knowledge of Excel to create reports and maintain databases.
Must have extremely high level of accuracy with excellent attention to detail.
Must be a self starter and strong team player with the ability to work with little supervision.
Must be well organized, proactive and have the ability to prioritize work flow and to produce high quality work within specified deadlines.
Ability to multi-task and work well under pressure.
Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels.
Passion for media/entertainment.
High degree of confidentiality required
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.
How to Apply
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*No phone calls please. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.