What would you do with a blank slate?
We’re Canada’s first Indie radio station and we would like you to help us mould the future of radio by joining Indie 88.1 as our first-ever Director of Digital Media.
WHAT WE WANT YOU TO DO
As an integral part of the leadership team, you will own the task of setting the overall direction of Indie 88.1’s digital media unit and will lead the successful execution of the strategy. You will also oversee the development and management of our social media platforms, mobile apps, and websites.
In order to achieve success, you’ll be working collaboratively with a cross-functional team, and marshalling resources from across the organization to aggregate and post content to our websites and social media platforms.
You will be building Indie 88.1’s online brand from the ground up from planning to development, right though launch. Are you up for the challenge?
WHY WE’LL LOVE YOU
You’re hungry for an active role in the digital media revolution. You're curious, and are constantly thinking about the changing world, and you have the ability to turn big ideas into actionable outputs.
You’re obsessed with consistency and you pay close attention to detail.
You can demonstrate industry leading creativity and thought leadership. You’ll show us that you're up-to-date on current web trends and technologies and will be able to demonstrate related work experience and expertise in project management.
You will also possess excellent writing and editing skills, with the ability to write lively, witty, intelligent copy.
We’re inventing as we go along, so we need people with an innovative, “start-up” mindset, who are flexible and work well with others.
And it goes without saying that you’ll love music, movies, TV shows, and pop culture!
SKILLS WE WOULD LIKE YOU TO HAVE
- Comparable and relevant experience in online publishing, web development, user-generated content, interactive games, SEO, and/or social media
- Ability to write strategy and champion the flawlessly execute of that strategy
- Excellent organizational skills
- Incredibly detail oriented
- Experience working in a small, dynamic startup environments would be an asset
- Creativity, flexibility and the ability to multitask
- Excellent writing, communication and interpersonal skills.
HERE’S WHY WE KNOW YOU’LL LOVE US
Central Ontario Broadcasting is an independent broadcasting company. That means we can make decisions quickly, we still believe radio is fun, and encourage high fives in the hallway. We’re used to innovating and winning.
Indie 88.1 is Toronto’s newest radio station. You’ll be working with a small, dedicated team that is determined to give Canadian indie musicians and their hundreds of thousands of fans their own place on-air and online.
Please apply with your resume and cover letter. We thank you for your interest, but only those who are invited for interviews will be contacted.