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Promotion Scheduler / Interstitial Programmer – DHX Television (1 Year Maternity Leave Contract)

Interstitial Programmer – DHX Television (1 Year Maternity Leave Contract)

About DHX Media

DHX Media Ltd. (www.dhxmedia.com) is the world’s leading independent, pure-play children’s content company. Owner of the world’s largest independent library of children’s content, at more than 12,500 half-hours, the Company is recognized globally for such brands as Teletubbies, Yo Gabba Gabba!, Caillou, In the Night Garden, Inspector Gadget, Make It Pop, Slugterra and the multiple award-winning Degrassi franchise. As a content producer and owner of intellectual property, DHX Media delivers shows that children love, licensing its content to major broadcasters and streaming services worldwide. Through its subsidiary, WildBrain, DHX Media also operates one of the largest networks of children’s content on YouTube. The company’s robust consumer products program generates royalties from merchandise based on its much-loved children’s brands. Headquartered in Canada, DHX Media has offices in 15 cities globally, and is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (DHX.A and DHX.B) and the NASDAQ Global Select Market (DHXM).

Description

This position is responsible for maintaining and scheduling on-air promotional content for DHX TV Channels.

Position Responsibilities

  • Strategically schedule interstitial and promotional content to maximize viewership
  • Troubleshoot potential log issues with Programming and Operations
  • Coordinate and set program formats
  • Track usage of promos for scheduling and provide reports as required
  • Screen acquisitions and promotional elements for broadcast including S&P and segmenting
  • Create, review and provide reconciliation of on-air programming logs
  • Serve as backfill replacement for other roles in the department as required
  • Other duties as required

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • 3-5 years’ related experience
  • University degree or diploma in a relevant field
  • Experience with broadcast traffic software (Broadview preferred) in a Television environment
  • Strong understanding of television and/or children’s programming
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and analytical skills
  • Proficient computer skills specifically with Excel and Word


We appreciate your interest, however due to the number of applications received, we are only able to contact those candidates selected to proceed in the recruitment process. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

DHX Media is an inclusive employer and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals. Accommodation is available under the Ontario Human Rights Code.

 

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Additional Details

Category: Television
Location:
DHX Media
207 Queens Quay
Toronto, ON, CA
M5J1A7
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Tags: Program Scheduler, Promotion Scheduler, Scheduler, Traffic Coordinator, Traffic, Promo, Programming, TV, Television
Posted: Feb 16, 2017
Deadline: OPEN
Type: Contract
Experience: Intermediate
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