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Broadcast Investment Liaison - Special Project

25 Dockside Dr, Toronto, ON M5A 1B6, Canada Req #613
Friday, January 17, 2020
Are you creative, dynamic and passionate?  Do you like to think outside of the box and find new ways to achieve your goals?  Corus Entertainment has an exciting opportunity for you.  If you have a passion for excellence, and would like to work for Corus Entertainment, we encourage you to apply.

Broadcast Investment Liaison – Special Project (BTO Team)

About the Role

Do you thrive in fast pace collaborative environments? Are you someone that seeks out better ways of working? Well then, Corus has an opportunity for you!

Corus is taking an agile approach of developing software to manage our end-to-end internal process, while considering the changes affecting the broadcast industry to ensure we continue to meet the needs of our customers and audiences. This will allow us to evolve and compete with the future of our industry.

The Broadcast Investment Liaison is a critical member of the special project team (BTO) who is accountable for representing the viewpoint of our agency partners fully in terms of client needs, pain points in current business workflows, while creating opportunities to improve processes. This person will work closely with one or more Agile product teams who are working on the AdStore, AdOpt and Avatega products.

You’ll be working on things like:

  • Voice of the Business

  • Communicate current state workflows and challenges at an agency level (“pain points”) to Product Owners

  • Provide input on improved future state workflows and user needs to Product Owners

  • Ensure perspectives of all users’ needs are represented and communicated to the Product Owners (i.e. all roles within the department

  • Influence User Stories and Backlog Prioritization

  • User Testing

  • Attend product demos as requested by the Agile Teams

  • Execute user testing within each sprint and provide feedback

If you have the following...we want to hear from you!

  • Expert-level knowledge of agency television buying (min 3+ years’ experience)

  • High-level knowledge and understanding of the television industry, especially in areas of buying and selling

  • “Out of the box” thinker: able to describe the way things should be vs. how they are

  • Highly collaborative, people love working with you

  • Ability to lead and remain focused in complex environments with multiple stakeholders

Why Corus?

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. 

We have a passionate drive to connect with the world around us: to express, to share, to be part of people's lives. Walk around our offices, our stations, our studios across the country and you'll feel it. You'll see it in action. 

You'll see it in the open communication and the approachability of our people. You'll see it in our care for quality work and the interest in new, creative solutions. You'll see it in how we work with external partners, and how we care about our communities. These are all core to the values we commit to living each and every day - Win Together, Think Beyond, Make It Happen, Learn Every Day, Show We Care. Our values describe what makes us pretty unique - and amazing - place to work. 

At Corus we value and actively involve the full range of what makes people unique in order to create a strong and innovative company where amazing people thrive. A company where people have the full opportunity to show their unique value and develop their potential. We strongly encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, people of colour, people with disabilities, people from all gender and sexually diverse communities and people with intersectional identities.

Corus is also committed to providing accommodations throughout the interview and employment process.  If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

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. 

Other details

  • Job Family SL-Sales
  • Job Function 04-Product Marketing & Management
  • Pay Type Salary
  • 25 Dockside Dr, Toronto, ON M5A 1B6, Canada