Live Events Operations Manager- NBC Sports Philadelphia
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive
Assist the Vice President & Executive Producer of Live Events in all live remote operations-related matters.
Work with external vendors to coordinate and manage remote production facilities for all live sports remote telecasts, including but not limited to MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS, college and high school, to ensure successful telecasts.
Work with crewing service to coordinate and manage remote production personnel for all live sports remote telecasts, including but not limited to MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS, college and high school, to ensure successful telecasts.
Work with transmission provider to secure and manage method of transmission for all live sports remote telecasts, including but not limited to MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS, college and high school, to ensure successful telecasts.
Assist live event producers, directors and associate producers in the evolution of operational technology workflow.
Work closely with all departments to help satisfy the multi-platform operational needs of live events on the network.
Interact with external vendors and with NBC Sports Group entities to enact and further develop operational synergies and efficiencies.
Track and deliver monthly reports of relevant financial data related to live events budgets.
Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned by Vice President of Live Events with punctual, regular, and consistent attendance.
Minimum of five (5) years of experience in the production and/or operations of live television sporting events.
Bachelor’s degree in related area of study preferred.
Flexible hours with the ability to work evenings, weekends and holidays.
Current office and computer skills with proficient word and excel experience.
Base conceptual knowledge of live television production equipment specifications and current/future trends toward evolution.
Able to work on remote location when necessary
Social Media proficiency
High organized, self-sufficient with excellent communication skills.
Fast paced problem solving skills.
Strong interpersonal skills with focus on process improvement.
Ability work in high pressure, hard deadline environment.
Versed in current multimedia platforms with curiosities towards the future of media consumption.
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.
NBC Sports Regional Networks, part of the NBC Sports Group, consist of 9 regional networks that deliver more than 2,400 live sporting events annually, along with award-winning breaking news, comprehensive analysis, digital content and original programming to more than 43 million homes. The NBC Sports Regional Networks are: NBC Sports Bay Area, NBC Sports California, NBC Sports Chicago, NBC Sports Washington, NBC Sports Boston, NBC Sports Northwest, NBC Sports Philadelphia, NBC Sports Philadelphia+ and SportsNet New York.