Corus Entertainment – Supervisor, Online Journalist – Global News Toronto – Toronto, ON

Company: Corus Entertainment

Location: Toronto, ON

Job description: 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.

Our culture and our people are what make us, US.

We have a passion to connect with the world around us: to express, to share, to be part of people’s lives. Our award-winning culture is an expression of who we are, what we do, and how we thrive. Our values describe our culture in action. They outline how we achieve our goals, work together, engage with partners, and interact in our communities. At Corus, we Win Together, Think Beyond, Make it Happen, Learn Every Day and Show We Care.

Ready to join US?

Division: Global News Toronto

Work Status: Full-Time

Location: Toronto, ON (Onsite)

About the Role:

Global News is looking for a full-time Supervisor, Online Journalist based out of Toronto to join its team. Reporting to the Digital Managing Editor, the successful candidate will supervise a dynamic online team, while creating top-quality content daily. This position could include a variety of shifts including daytime, evenings, weekends, and holidays. It is an on-site position with some work-from-home flexibility. This is a Group 5 position under the current collective agreement.

You will contribute by:

  • Encouraging, directing, and overseeing the production and promotion of compelling online content.
  • Communicating, teaching, tracking and model Global News’ best practices in digital journalism.
  • Mentoring newer employees in best journalism and online practices including but not limited to CP Style and Global News Journalistic Principles and Practices.
  • Writing, posting and promoting online content, including on-air appearances.
  • Champion online coverage at meetings and throughout the day to ensure digital platforms are prioritized.
  • Report on top-performing content to help inform editorial decisions for all publishing platforms.
  • Developing and execute strategies to grow and engage our audience on and social media.
  • Monitor real-time site performance and work with online staff to optimize.
  • Working with managing editors, news directors and others to implement a flexible workflow that supports multi-platform content production.
  • Working with managing editors and administrative support staff to schedule online journalists, ensuring region-wide coverage seven days a week.
  • Maintaining regular contact with fellow Global News digital leaders and communicate key changes and improvements to staff and managers.
  • Participating in planning of special news, community and marketing events and projects.
  • Support marketing with online and social efforts, as required.
  • Ensuring all online stories are vetted for content, grammar and style.
  • Work with managing editors to improve your own and your team’s writing skills.
  • Ensuring local and wire content is posted and promoted in a timely fashion.
  • Oversee access to official accounts on social networks.
  • Ensure content is promoted optimally.
  • Overseeing viewer relations on social media.
  • Resolve and respond to website user complaints and feedback.
  • Supporting advertising and sponsorship efforts, as required.

Skills and experience you bring:

  • Post-secondary education in journalism, communications or a related field
  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience in a major market online role.
  • Experience supervising or leading a team is required.
  • Editing experience is required.
  • On-air experience is preferred.
  • Comprehensive understanding and extensive experience with WordPress.
  • Proficient in social media including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and Instagram.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work independently, effectively, and cooperatively in a team environment.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Punctuality, promptness is required.
  • Successful candidate must be able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • A positive, can-do attitude is essential.
  • Leadership training and coaching will be provided to the successful candidate.

Application Deadline: February 23, 2024

Every day, we work hard to become an even more diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace that supports the well-being of our people and makes a positive difference in our communities. Want to learn more? Have a look at our and for more information on our approach to People, Planet and Responsibility.

We want our workforce to reflect the full diversity of communities across Canada.

We are committed to providing an accessible experience for candidates of all abilities. Please let your recruiter or the hiring manager know if you require any adjustments throughout the recruitment process or email us in confidence at .

How to Apply: If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’.

*No phone calls please. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Corus is a major player in the media industry, with a diverse portfolio of brands that reach millions of people every day. They are looking for a Supervisor, Online Journalist for Global News Toronto, who will oversee a team of online journalists, produce top-quality content, and implement strategies for audience engagement. The ideal candidate will have post-secondary education in journalism or communications, 7 years of experience in a major market online role, and experience in leading a team. They must also have strong editing skills, on-air experience, and proficiency in WordPress and social media platforms. Corus is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, and is dedicated to supporting the well-being of their employees and communities. The application deadline is February 23, 2024.
Title: Project Manager

Our client is looking for a Project Manager to join their team. This role requires a dynamic and proactive individual who is able to effectively manage projects and teams. The successful candidate will have strong leadership and communication skills, as well as a solid understanding of project management principles and methodologies.

Key Responsibilities:
– Plan and execute projects within the determined scope, timeline, and budget
– Develop project plans, schedules, and budgets
– Monitor and report on project progress, identifying potential risks and issues
– Lead and motivate project teams to ensure successful project delivery
– Coordinate with stakeholders to ensure project objectives are met
– Implement effective project management processes and tools
– Provide regular updates and communication to project sponsors and senior management
– Identify areas for improvement and implement strategies to increase project efficiency and effectiveness

– Bachelor’s degree in business, engineering, or related field
– Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is preferred
– Minimum of 5 years of project management experience
– Strong understanding of project management methodologies and tools
– Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills
– Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
– Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities
– Good understanding of budgeting and financial management
– Proficiency in project management software and Microsoft Office suite

If you are a highly motivated and organized individual with a passion for project management, then we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

Expected salary:

Job date: Wed, 14 Feb 2024 07:57:24 GMT