Programming Coordinator - Legal (Winnipeg)

October 8 2020
Industries Printing, Publishing, Media
Categories Legal, Paralegal, Arts, Culture, Recreation, Sports, Administrative, Public, Regulatory, Govt., In-house, Industry, Contract administrator, Commercial, Corporate, Mergers/Acquisitions, Digital, Media, Graphic Arts
Winnipeg, MB

A little bit about us:

Launched in 1999 as the first national Indigenous broadcaster in the world, APTN creates a window into the remarkably diverse mosaic of Indigenous Peoples. As a respected non-profit charitable broadcaster, and the only one of its kind in North America, we share our stories of authenticity, while connecting with our audience through genuine, inspiring, and engaging entertainment.

Here's what we can offer you:

As a Top 100 employer in Canada taking care of our people is our priority. In addition to our fun, flexible team environment our total rewards package includes: comprehensive company paid health and dental coverage, an employer matched - Defined Contribution pension plan and an employee/family assistance plan. Other highlights include a 35 hour work week as well as training & development assistance, which is highly encouraged. It is important to us, that we support you and your success during your time with us. Our total rewards are designed to help you achieve overall balance personally and professionally, both now and into your future.

Highlights of this opportunity:

Are you committed to celebrating and promoting a stronger Indigenous production community? Are you super organized, love to juggle a variety of tasks, and have a keen eye for the details? Do you want to be a part of showcasing distinctive Indigenous content produced by, for and about Indigenous people? If you said YES, this is the opportunity for you!

  • Become part of the team at one of Canada's Top 100 Employers;
  • Track the execution of various contracts and agreements;
  • Ensure that all deliverables arrive according to short form licence agreement; follow up when deliverables are overdue;
  • Keep program stakeholders up to date on any important events related to the contract (i.e.: title change, windows, rights expirations);
  • Enter rights and payment terms for programs into Avatega system for Original and Acquisition for linear broadcast and non-linear broadcast;
  • Ensure legal contractual compliance (contract, copyright laws and terms of trade);
  • Assist in assessing APTN programming needs;
  • Conduct research, compile and prepare reports and contribute to efficiency with respect to processes and procedures.

Your accomplishments and experience include:

  • A diploma in a relevant discipline and 2 - 5 years related experience (ie: legal/business affairs in a broadcast or entertainment related field) or equivalent combination of education and experience;
  • Experience inputting complex data into various types of databases with a high degree of accuracy;
  • Proficiency with Internet, E-mail and other business related computer software is required;
  • Broadcasting knowledge is an asset;
  • Experience with an Indigenous organization and culture is an asset.

Your new opportunity awaits; come and see what makes us one of Canada's top employers! Please apply before Friday, October 9, 2020.

As an Indigenous employer, we encourage First Nations, Inuit and Métis applicants to apply.

Please note: During the current Covid-19 environment- all interviews will be held via teleconference.

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