Senior Product Owner, Digital Audio, Bell Media

At Bell, we do more than build world-class networks, develop innovative services and create original multiplatform media content – we advance how Canadians connect with each other and the world.

If you’re ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values professional growth and employee wellness, we want you on the Bell team.

The Bell Media team creates and delivers the best Canadian and international content across our digital media, television, radio, and out-of-home advertising platforms. We’re looking for innovative team players ready to take some of the most well-known entertainment brands in the country to the next level.

Are you someone who lives and breathes digital?
Are you naturally curious about how people consume media?

Bell Media is looking for people who think this way and want to create exceptional digital experiences for Canadians. As the guardians of some of Canada’s most respected brands, such as TSN, CTV, RDS, Crave, Noovo and all national radio brand such as Rouge, Energie, Virgin, we want Canadians to be entertained and engaged in our brands long past the 21st century, even as technology changes at lightning speed. Entertainment and information are our currency and maintaining our relevance to Canadians and their lives is what drives our work every day.
That is why we are looking for exceptional talent to push the Bell Media digital business transformation that has already begun. If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you.

Reporting to the Director, Digital Products in Quebec, the successful candidate will lead the development, management and maintenance of all digital products in the Bell Media radio portfolio on mobile web, mobile products, online sites and emerging platforms. The senior product owner will work closely with the product, content, development, project management, research, and engineering teams, as well as other stakeholders to drive audio consumption, as well as to create an exceptional performance experience across platforms that supports Bell Media’s digital business and brand goals.

Responsibilities:
Develop Platform strategy and define roadmap for digital audio portfolio that takes into account the market, customer needs, and Bell Media’s needs
Collaborate with key stakeholders, partners, internal development team, third-party and customers in multiple areas to meet enterprise needs and define priorities aligned with business goals
Work closely with the assigned multi-function software development team to ensure we’re building the best products and constantly delivering value to the customers
Support the digital teams for Bell Media across the country and support ad and revenue opportunities
Integrate usability studies, research and market analysis into product requirements to enhance the customer experience; define and analyze metrics that inform the success of the product
Report on status of all digital projects in progress and performance of products in-market, and identify market opportunities
Be a product owner for the audio digital products including but not limited to:
Lead the ideation of the launch / enhancements of innovative products
Establish shared vision across the company by building consensus on priorities leading to product execution and delivery of value
Holding the vision of the platform and representing the customer, market and organization interests to the team
Effectively translate the digital roadmap into clear and concise product requirements for each brand and initiative, considering functional needs, supported use cases, an agile development environment, and KPI criteria

Qualifications and capabilities:
3+ years of experience with agile project / product management and ability to be an effective product owner
Organizational and analytical skills
Leadership and communication skills
Entrepreneurial drive with a passion for product excellence and partner success
Ability to work autonomously with full ownership of deliverables and excellent attention to detail
Effective planning, prioritising and organisational skills
A team player with the confidence to challenge & escalate when necessary
Experience working with product management, engineering, and external parties to design and develop technology solutions
Proven problem solving ability with complex, technical and abstract concepts
Media experience is a plus

Bilingualism is required (English and French); adequate knowledge of French is required for positions in Quebec.

Additional Information:
Position Type: Management
Job Status: Regular – Full Time
Job Location: Canada : Quebec : Montreal
Application Deadline: 07/25/2021

Please apply directly online to be considered for this role. Applications through email will not be accepted.

At Bell, we don’t just accept difference – we celebrate it. We’re committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible workplace where every team member feels valued, respected, and supported, and has the opportunity to reach their full potential. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities.

Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. For a confidential inquiry, simply email your recruiter directly or recruitment@bell.ca to make arrangements. If you have questions regarding accessible employment at Bell please email our Diversity & Inclusion Team at inclusion@bell.ca.

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