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Director - NBC 10 Philadelphia

NBCUniversal, LLC, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Create the extraordinary.

Level: Manager (Supervisor)


  • Prepares and directs live and recorded contents utilizing the Ross Overdrive automated production control system & Dalet Newsroom Computer system
  • Ownership of show. Make quick calls in different situations and find workarounds in the event of failures.
  • Builds master rundown patterns for all shows.
  • Works in conjunction with editorial and production personnel to create and execute newscasts and all content utilizing an automated production control system
  • Code rundowns for shows.
  • Shape overall creative appearance of the content using imaginative video, audio and graphics effects.
  • Ability to work well and communicate effectively with others
  • Ability to perform under pressure in breaking news and deadline driven situations
  • Gives direction and timing to talent and other technicians; May act as a traditional Director when applicable.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
  • Work closely with editorial team on creative look and feel of each production including major special events throughout the year.


• Minimum 3 years of experience of live news television directing
• Minimum 3 years of experience with computer applications working and monitoring multiple screens and software applications simultaneously in a broadcast environment
• Familiarity with Dalet Galaxy, Ross Xpression, Ross Cambotics desirable as well as traditional knowledge of operating video switchers and audio consoles
• Understanding of technical directing, audio mixing, robotics operation, commercial integration, live/remote segment cut-ins, breaking news, server playback and graphics insertion
• Must submit an attestation disclosing your COVID-19 vaccination status and, if partially or fully vaccinated, submitting your vaccination record no later than 7 days following commencement of employment.
• Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at the commencement of employment or adhere to enhanced protocols if Company determines your job position requires accessing an NBCUniversal worksite.
• Must be willing to adhere to all Company COVID-19 workplace safety policies and protocols

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Proven ability to prioritize, perform under pressure and make critical programming decisions under tight timelines
• Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills
• Positive work ethic & attitude
• Team player
• Bilingual (English/Spanish) both written and verbal desired
• Strong technical skills and understanding of technical directing, audio mixing, robotics operation, commercial integration, live/remote segment cut-ins, breaking news cut-ins, video file playback, and graphics insertion
• Willingness to work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
• Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Click here to learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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.

NBCUniversal is an equal opportunity employer and will provide reasonable accommodations as required by applicable federal, state, and/or local laws.

About NBCUniversal, LLC

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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