Weekend Senior Producer, CP24, Bell Media

Location Toronto, Ontario

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.

CP24 is looking for an experienced Senior Producer who thrives in a breaking news environment!

Job Description:

Editorial leadership:
Produce outstanding news-driven shows
Make solid and timely editorial decisions
Ensure news gathering is diverse and inclusive
People leadership:
Lead and manage a team of producers, writers, anchors and reporters
Communicating editorial decisions and providing context
Supporting an inclusive and respectful work environment
Daily responsibilities:
Work closely with various teams including assignment, field crews and control room
Write and produce accurate, current, informative and varied lineups and shows
Generate and manage story ideas, segments and guests
Vet scripts, videos, banners and content
Produce live broadcasts in the control room
Work closely with sales and digital teams
Ensure the highest broadcast and editorial standards are met
Other duties as required

Qualifications:

Minimum 5 years experience in a news environment
A reputation for making great television
A track-record for being a strong team leader
A strong understanding of broadcast and editorial standards, and how to apply them
Experience with live events and breaking news, and exceptional control room producing skills
Great news judgement and excellent knowledge of news, current events, and pop culture
Excellent organizational skills and ability to meet strict deadlines

Bilingualism is an asset (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 : Ontario : Toronto
Flexible work profile: Full-time in office (meaning that you will be required to perform your work on-site)
Application Deadline: 04/21/2022

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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