Television Rights, Supervisor

Rogers Communications

Rogers Communications

People & HR, Operations
Toronto, ON, Canada
Posted on Wednesday, October 18, 2023

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Are you up for the challenge and the fun?  If so, consider the following opportunity!

Rogers Sports & Media is searching for an initiative-taking individual to join our Programming Team as a Television Rights, Supervisor. The Television Rights, Supervisor will collaborate closely with the Programming department and other key stakeholders to analyze, capture, and monitor content rights and costs across a variety of media platforms. The position will support decision-making through strategic analysis, forecast planning, and team collaboration within an ever-changing and dynamic Media landscape. If you have a keen eye for detail and can synthesize large volumes of data into meaningful reports, we are looking for you!


What you will do:

  • Analysis:  Analyzing the financial aspects of television rights deals, projections, assessments, and market trends.

  • Contract Evaluation:  Reviewing and interpreting television rights contracts to ensure compliance with financial terms, obligations, and conditions.

  • Inventory Planning:  Manage, record, and maintain program rights in an inventory management database. Forecast and monitor inventory commitments and obligations.

  • Forecast and Planning:  Develop and maintain forecasts for acquisitions and associated inventory. Prepare yearly planning for forecasting, and updates against actuals and most recent projections.

  • Month end:  Perform various monthly close activities and validate content utilization and amortization. Ensuring compliance and integrity with costing and business standards.

  • Financial Reporting:  Generating reports to communicate key financial insights to stakeholders. Perform continuous design, optimization, testing, and quality control of existing reporting solutions. Execute ad-hoc requests, standard business reports, and specialized custom reporting to support various initiatives.

  • Technology Integration:  Utilizing broadcast software and tools for data analysis and financial modeling. Broadcast management system release tracking, support, and quality assurance duties.

  • Collaboration:  Partner with various teams to develop and improve current processes and optimize efficiencies for decision-making.


What you will bring:

  • Experience in Television Rights and/or financial analysis reporting.

  • A working knowledge of a rights management system.

  • Prominent level of proficiency in Excel, experience in preparing complex costing models, and collating large datasets.

  • Resourceful analytical person, with the ability to prioritize and create approaches to meet required objectives.

  • Demonstrate leadership values and ability to develop and partner with cross-functional teams.

  • Experience in planning and forecasting

  • Process an elevated level of integrity and sensitivity to confidential information.

  • Ability to work quickly and accurately on multiple projects concurrently.

  • Experience in a highly analytical environment.


Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 1 Mount Pleasant (083), Toronto, ON
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Broadcasting & Programming
Requisition ID: 293180

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Posting Notes:  Rogers Sports & Media