pardeep chahal
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Location: Windsor, ON, Canada
School: wayne state university
Field of Study: media arts and studies

pardeep chahal

Pardeep Chahal
835 Hall Avenue
Windsor, Ontario N9A 2M2

Profile • Pragmatic and multilingual individual with experience in Scheduling, Administration, Marketing and Customer Relations. Sound judgment with a demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced environment while handling multifaceted workload. Takes pride in providing a high level of customer satisfaction. Caring and hardworking with strong interpersonal communication skills that fosters a professional work environment based on respect.

Major Strengths • Computer Skills: Type 60wpm, Microsoft Word and Excel, Macromedia Dreamweaver and Flash, Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. Proficient with social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
• Language Skills: English: Native language, Punjabi: Fluent, French Intermediate, and Spanish: Intermediate

Work Experience Aug 2008 to June 2017: Bellmedia, Toronto, Ontario
Senior Programming Assistant
• Creating schedule, stunts and marathons for Comedy Network, and CP24 network. Distributing TV Listings and schedule changes to various internal departments and external
• Entering program details into the appropriate data bases, e.g. Broadview or Harris and Barcoding of programs for air through Harris Media Client
• Investigate and resolve viewer complaints in a timely manner.
• Ensuring programs are standing by for Master Control
• Assisting in the training of new employees
• Co-ordinating with producers and distribution companies in acquiring master tapes and promotional material.
• Liaising with Operations, Promotional, Communication and Interactive Department

Nov 2006-Aug 2008: Canwest Media, Toronto, Ontario
Traffic Coordinator
• Preparing and maintaining daily logs that adhere to CRTC regulations, including the scheduling of promos, commercials and program elements (intros, extros, bumpers, menu frames, station Ids)
• Entering Sales contracts into the Traffic system, verifying their accuracy and availability and communicating this back to the sales department
• Processing commercials and implementing commercial scheduling for specific advertisers
• Reconciling program logs after airing for accounting and CRTC reporting purposes
• Interacting with the Sales department, programming, master control as well as outside advertising agencies

Feb 2006-Aug 2006: Rogers Sportsnet, Scarborough, Ontario
Programming Coordinator
• Programmed regional broadcast schedule
• Managed and reconciled regional program logs
• Maintained national and regional close captioning, regional and Canadian content percentages as per licensing requirements from the CRTC

Feb 2003-Apr 2003: Fox Sports Net, Southfield, MI
• Logged games, and other news footage
• Created highlight footage for news broadcast
• Retrieved footage from tape library
• Assisting with location shooting
• Completing assigned tasks in a timely manner to meet broadcast deadlines
• Conducted interviews

August 2017 - Present: Cogeco TV, Windsor, ON
Part-time Volunteer
• Assisting with setup of live productions
• Taping live events

2015 to 2016 George Brown College, Toronto, ON
 French Language Certificate course

2000–2004 Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
Bachelor of Arts in Media Arts and Studies

1990–1995 Scarlett Collegiate Institute, Toronto, ON
OSSD-Ontario Secondary School Diploma
• Graduated with O.S.S.D
References • Available upon request

Media, production