Producer

Posted: 8/10/2016

Location: Portland, OR
Function: Production
Specialty: Operations
Level:
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

NBCUniversal is one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal's policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBC Sports Regional Networks, part of the NBC Sports Group, consists of 10 regional networks that deliver more than 2,200 live sporting events annually, along with breaking news, comprehensive analysis, digital content and original programming, to more than 43 million homes. The NBC Sports Regional Networks are: CSN Bay Area, CSN California, CSN Chicago, CSN Mid-Atlantic, CSN New England, CSN Northwest, The Comcast Network, CSN Philadelphia, and SNY.

Job Duties

  • Produce studio programs, including but not limited to formatting the show, determining stories to be covered during the assigned show, thorough at coordinating assignments of APs and PAs, and writing copy
  • Determine the sequence and flow of the show. Format and write material for broadcast-take program from concept to completion on a consistent basis
  • Coordinate all live shots during broadcast
  • Communicate and work consistently with the CSNNW digital team with the cross-promotion of each platform
  • Stay in communication with support staff
  • Develop contingency plans for breaking stories
  • Prepare on-air talent for broadcast
  • Produce specials or original programming as assigned
  • Work creatively with Sales Staff to incorporate all sponsored elements
  • Train and supervise all support staff: including associate producers and production assistants as needed
  • Ability to lead a team consistently a must
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned
  • Live event producing experience a plus

    Basic Qualifications
  • BA/BS degree in Radio/TV/Film, Communications, or equivalent experience required
  • Must have a minimum of four (4) years television experience
  • Must have show producing experience, regional sports or national sports preferred Additional Job Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: 28855BR)
  • Must be willing to work in Portland, OR
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older

    Desired Qualifications
  • Thorough knowledge of local and national sports required
  • Must possess poise under pressure and be able to meet tight deadlines, change and numerous other tasks
  • Maintaining accuracy and details are critical to each show
  • Must be creative and enterprising, a team player with leadership qualities
  • Must possess excellent copy editing skills
  • Excellent knowledge of current events, regionally, nationally, as well as, internationally
  • Must have the ability to guide writers, reporters, contributors, production assistants and others in order to complete a well-structured show
  • Must have the ability to operate in the control room
  • Strong work ethic, positive attitude and leadership qualities with the ability to handle multiple tasks and set priorities a must
  • Ability to work non-traditional hours, weekends & holidays
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, high pressure environment
  • Producing Live Studio show experience a must.

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