Multi-platform Producer- NBC Sports Chicago

Posted: 12/19/2017

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


Job Scope
The Multi-Platform Producer is a crucial member of our multi-platform team. This position must have a strong knowledge of web publishing, non-linear editing and an in depth knowledge of local sports. A successful candidate will be a self-starter with multiple skill sets centered around writing, editing, and storytelling.

Responsibilities
  • Create content specifically for the website and social media accounts
  • Edit and produce high leverage videos using graphics
  • Work with Drupal content management system to produce content
  • Lead Content teams for the sport in which they are assigned to cover
  • Assist digital, social media, and original content teams in field production
  • Be comfortable writing highly visible stories about assigned team.
  • Have strong knowledge of Adobe Premiere (After Effects, Illustrator, etc.)
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned

    Qualifications/Requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum of one (4) year of experience in TV Studio
  • Production (internships included)
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
  • Must be able to lift 25lbs and set/strike studio/remote gear
  • Must be willing to work in Chicago
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice (if applicable)
  • Must have a valid driver’s license (if applicable)
  • Must be able to provide a reel/portfolio of work examples -- if available, include a web address when you submit your resume (if applicable)

    Desired Characteristics
  • Thorough knowledge of local/national sports landscapes
  • Experience with Adobe Premiere / Final Cut Pro strongly preferred
  • General knowledge of social media and how to use it to gather news
  • Proficiency in INEWS or similar newsroom management system
  • Familiar with video production gear

    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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