Associate Producer - NBC Sports

Posted: 12/6/2017

Location: Denver, Colorado
Function: Production
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

Role Purpose
The Associate Producer will work with the Production team to deliver live and same day delay event coverage for the Olympic Channel and other NBC Sports platforms.

PLEASE NOTE: This is a project / limited term position with an estimated duration of up to 24 months, unless otherwise amended or terminated as deliverables within this project are completed.

  • Report to the show producer and be assigned tasks needed to finalize and deliver shows for broadcast, including but not limited to writing copy, formatting rundowns, ordering and/or creating on-air graphic elements, and assist commentators with research needs.
  • Assist Producers, Editors and Preditors in locating footage and music.
  • Oversee edit sessions at the direction of the producer to create show elements, including b-roll, highlights, interviews, teases, and feature packages.
  • Be able to work in a control room environment and perform the job functions of Associate Producer, Tape Associate Producer, and/or Associate Director when needed.
    Oversee world feed broadcasts, voice-to-air broadcasts, and/or voice over sessions under the direction of show producer.
  • Work independently and/or as a member of a creative team
  • Proactively offer and communicate new ideas to take the network forward

  • Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Broadcast Journalism or related field.
  • Minimum four (3) years’ experience in sports production
  • Minimum four (3) years’ experience in field production

    Eligibility Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered (note job #: )
  • Willingness to work overnight hours, weekends, and holidays when needed.
  • Must be willing to work in Denver, CO
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

  • Have a deep knowledge of, and interest in, NBC Sports properties, including the Olympics
  • Capable of working in a fast-paced environment, and “go the extra mile” under tight deadlines
    Ability to multitask and manage a variety of responsibilities on a day-to-day basis.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with a team
  • Possess a high level of initiative
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills

    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. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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