Associate Producer

Posted: 3/23/2019

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

  • Meet with Producer and Area Managers to review production schedule, as well as editorial content for upcoming shows.
  • Coordinate specific production and staffing needs for broadcasts, including editing and control room areas, technical production and art departments.
  • Verify that all in-show production elements are ready for air, with special attention to sponsored elements. Review traffic instructions leading up to the broadcast.
  • Prepare original editorial content for the show, including but not limited soccer tactical analysis, selecting, translating and transcribing sound bites and footage for a piece. Prepare research for stories or segments as needed.
  • Supervise scripts (including occasional writing) and the editing of a story.
  • Meet with show director and technical crew to go over show details. Meet with show staff to verify production assignments. Prepare and fact-check all show graphics and segments.
  • Field Produce stories and remote productions; assist with live shots as needed.
  • Attain a complete knowledge of all show elements; how they work and how they are applied within the various shows.
  • Provide story ideas and offer suggestions to improve broadcasts on a regular basis. Research stories and produce sweeps series as needed.
  • Prepare scripts and materials for cross-promotional purposes and for use by digital media department and network affiliates.
  • Produce sports briefs, halftime reports, other sports segments for quality control and content across broadcast and digital platforms.

  • • A solid knowledge of sports content with an emphasis on Mexican and International soccer, US domestic sports and boxing for US Hispanic market.
    • General computer skills: INEWS, MS Office, Avid Interplay, etc.
    • Solid editing, writing and production skills.
    • Knowledge of soccer tactical analysis tool VIZRT Libero Vision.
    • Three years Control Room (live & taped programs) experience required with an emphasis in graphics and segments producing.
    • Three years’ experience working in broadcast television.
    • A bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications, Broadcasting or Radio/TV/Film from an accredited university or collage.
    • Fluent bilingual English/Spanish written and verbal communication skills are critical. Must be willing to submit to written Spanish proficiency test.
    • Ability to interact effectively with all sports operations personnel and specific department personnel who can impact the daily operations of the assignment desk assistant.
    • Must be able to work a non-conventional work schedule including nights, weekends, holidays and must have a valid passport for travel.
    • Demonstrated organizational skills. Able to work effectively in a high pressure environment without direct supervision.
    • Ability to multi-task and follow directions from various members of the team.
    • Ability to communicate in a fast-paced and stressful environment.
    • Must be able to represent the department and company in a professional and ethical manner at all times.
    • 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
    • Must have a valid driver’s license
    • Displays a positive work ethic and can work under tight deadlines
    • High degree of integrity and professionalism
    • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered

    Eligibility Requirements:

    • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered.
    • Must be willing to work in the greater Miami, Florida area
    • Must be 18 years or older
    • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
    • Must be willing to work late evenings, and occasional holidays or weekends per business need
    • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

    NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises is a world-class media company leading the industry in the production and distribution of high-quality, Spanish-language content to U.S. Hispanics and audiences around the world. This fast-growing multiplatform portfolio is comprised of the Telemundo Network and Station Group, Telemundo Deportes, Telemundo Global Studios, Universo, and a Digital Enterprises & Emerging Business unit. Telemundo Network features original Spanish-language entertainment, news and sports content reaching 94% of U.S. Hispanic TV households in 210 markets through 28 local stations, 51 affiliates and its national feed. Telemundo also owns WKAQ, a television station that serves viewers in Puerto Rico. Telemundo Deportes is the designated Spanish-language home of two of the world’s most popular sporting events: FIFA World Cup™ through 2026 and the Summer Olympic Games through 2032. Telemundo Global Studios is the company’s domestic and international scripted production unit including Telemundo Studios, Telemundo International Studios, Telemundo International, as well as all of the company’s co-production partnerships. As the #1 media company reaching Hispanics and millennials online, the Digital Enterprises & Emerging Business unit distributes original content across multiple platforms, maximizing its exclusive partnerships with properties such as BuzzFeed, Vox and Snapchat. Through Telemundo Internacional, the largest U.S.-based distributor of Spanish-language content in the world and Universo, the fastest growing Hispanic entertainment cable network, the company reflects the diverse lifestyle, cultural experience and language of its expanding audience. NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises is a division of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

    The Associate Producer is responsible for the successful coordination and execution of a show. The role of the AP is to prepare the editorial content for the broadcast both for linear and non-linear platforms, also to assist with the management of different aspects of the production and coordinate with internal support areas. Associate Producers are also expected to produce short form content and segments, including but not limited to soccer tactical analysis software using various software and production tools to that end. The associate producer will report to the Director of Production.

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