Director Radio News & Station Manager - Edmonton AB


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.


About the Role:


Reporting to the VP of News, Local Stations, the Director Radio News & Station Manager will be the manager and site leader for the entire Edmonton Radio cluster.


RESPONSIBILITIES:


  • Oversee strategy and style of regional Global News on Radio

  • Standardize regional Global News on Radio to create a consistent experience for listeners and set expectations for reporters, anchors, special coverage, simulcast events and breaking news in all markets

  • Attract and develop a diverse group of high performing, multi-platform journalists.

  • Set the strategic direction of the all-news radio station with the senior leadership team for Global News Edmonton and Regional Director of Programming

  • Work with the Sales and Marketing leaders to develop and implement sales opportunities

  • Set and manage budgets and operational expenditures

  • Execute 360 reviews and implement changes from quarterly staff reviews

  • Work with senior leaders to set success measures based on ratings and revenue

  • Work collaboratively with other areas of the company to ensure success

KEY LEADERSHIP TRAITS AND EXPECTATIONS:

  • Strong, driven communicator with a passion for news

  • Acute understanding of journalism, storytelling and radio broadcasting that stays at the forefront of Canada’s media landscape

  • Understands brands and marketing to support Global News journalism

  • Proven experience driving employee engagement and supporting employee development

  • A proven history of mentoring and developing talent

If you’re interested in this position, please apply here: https://can59.dayforcehcm.com/CandidatePortal/en-US/corusent/Site/CORUS/Posting/View/3668

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