• Bilingual Promo Producer

    Job Locations CA-ON-Toronto,
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(9/26/2018 9:31 AM)
    Job ID
    2018-1479
    # of Openings
    1
  • Overview

    Do you enjoy writing, editing, producing and directing effective on-air promotions?

     

    Are you looking for a challenging position that will utilize your ability to transform a creative brief into an engaging promo? 

     

    Imagine the opportunity to work on a platform with awesome shows that has an influence on children!

     

    If you’re passionate, driven, and find yourself seeking continuous learning opportunities, then we want you to join our team.

     

    Who are we?

     

    DHX Television is composed of Family Channel, Family CHRGD, Family Jr. and Télémagino, and is part of DHX Media Ltd., a leading creator, producer, marketer and broadcaster of family entertainment. Dedicated to celebrating family fun, DHX Television delivers best-in-class programming through premium subscriptions and its original production mandate, and creates and produces captivating in-market events that appeal to Canadian families. DHX Television is home to world-renowned series including The Next StepDegrassi: Next Class and Teletubbies.

     

    The Role:

     

    We are looking for an experienced Bilingual Promo Producer to join our team. This role will be responsible for creating innovative and effective promotional material, from concept through to post production including pitching ideas, writing scripts, editing short form content, directing voice over sessions and overseeing graphics and audio mixes for several of our channels, with a strong focus on Télémagino.

    Responsibilities

    You will get to work on:

    • Conceiving, writing, producing and editing creative, entertaining promotional campaigns that attract audiences and enhance the viewing experience of the DHX Television networks
    • Pitching and executing concepts for network campaigns, including live action components and integrated partnerships
    • Partnering with Marketing, Digital, Sales and Programming departments to develop unique branded promotions and integrated sponsorship opportunities where applicable.
    • Using AVID to edit projects to the rough cut stage while meeting fast turnaround times
    • Supervising post audio mix sessions including directing Voice Over talent
    • Other duties as requested

    Qualifications

    You will be a great fit on our team if you have …

    • Fluency in French and English with excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • 1-2 years working as a promo producer or related experience
    • Proven writing/producing skills, and have an awesome demo reel to prove it
    • Experience working with editing software such as Avid, Adobe Premier, Final Cut and/or Photoshop required
    • Strong creative juices with the ability to think ‘out of the box’
    • Has an artistic eye and an amazing graphic sensibility
    • Non linear offline editing skills are required
    • Ability to meet strict deadlines and work flexible hours when necessary
    • Ability to produce and direct live action shoots an asset
    • Diploma or degree in a related field an asset

    *Applicants without a demo reel will not be considered.

     

    You’re sold, right?  Now, it’s your turn to sell us!

     

    THANK YOU for all of those who express interest in being part of the DHX Team! Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications we receive, we may be unable to reply to all applicants. If we feel that you may be a good match for one of our current openings you will be contacted. 

     

    DHX will accommodate people with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process. Applicants are encouraged to make their needs known in advance if accommodation is required.

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