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Producer

Department name: Community Programming, Shaw Spotlight
Business unit: Consumer
Position ID: J1119-0196

A little about us

At Shaw, we’re proud to be leaders in a movement that brings Canadians the connectivity they need to fuel their lives. We’re making bold moves to connect Canadians and we’re always on the lookout for go-getters that are committed to disrupting the status quo. Does that sound like you? We’d love to meet you.

The role

As a Shaw Spotlight Producer, you will be accountable for producing short features, that are meaningful, engaging, and reflect the community. All facets of video production, from planning to camera work and interviewing to editing are required in this role. There will be a mix of producing content by yourself as well as collaborating with other Shaw Spotlight producers and community members. You will also utilize technical and production proficiencies to support, train, and facilitate community programming and volunteers. Content distribution and social media contributions will be a part of your regular responsibilities. On occasion you will serve in assigned crew roles for mobile and in-studio productions. You’ll be giving and receiving feedback to and from other team members across the country, so be prepared to think critically and be open to feedback. This role is perfect for someone wanting to work in all areas of television production!

A typical day

Every day will be a little different. Some days you could find yourself on location filming. The next day you might be in the edit suite cutting together your next masterpiece or in meetings collaborating with other Shaw Spotlight producers from across the country. Other days you could be leading a training workshop with volunteers. Likely, most days will involve a mix of what we just mentioned!

Your skills/experience

• Degree/diploma in Broadcast Television or Film Production, or equivalent work experience.
• Proficient in all areas of field and studio production.
• Experience with Adobe Premiere Pro, ENG/EFP cameras, and DSLR cameras would be a definite advantage.
• Experience with new media/social media would be an asset.

Meet the team

• Sarah Love – Supervisor, Programming
• Chas Zahorchak – Manager, Programming
• Andrew Eddy - VP, Programming

Other details

• This role is location specific to Red Deer, AB.
• Some travel will be required.

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We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only selected candidates will be contacted. No telephone calls or agencies, please.