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, assist with the management of different aspects of the production and coordinate with internal support areas. This person will report to the Senior Producer.
- Meet with Producers and Managing Editor to review production schedule and editorial content for shows.
- Coordinate specific production and staffing needs for broadcasts, including editing and control room areas.
- Review original editorial content for the show. Define the style and tone of a package or piece, including selecting all sound bites and footage. Supervise all scripts and the editing of a story.
- Field Produce stories and assist with live shots as needed. Prepare research for stories as needed.
- Attain a solid knowledge of all show elements; how they work and how they are applied within a show.
- Provide story ideas and suggestions to improve broadcasts on a regular basis.
- Produce sports briefs, newscast, halftime reports, sports segments for quality control and content.
- General computer skills in order to work principal TV software. (Inews, Interplay access)
- Solid editing, writing and production principals.
- Three years Control Room experience required.
- Three years experience working live TV broadcasts or five years experience working in television.
- College or University degree required.
- Must read and speak Spanish fluently.
- Ability to interact effectively with sports personnel and other technical support areas.
- Must be able to work a non-conventional work schedule and must have a valid passport for travel.
- Ability to perform operations, even with last minute changes.
- Ability to multi-task and follow directions from numerous sources and to work as a member of a 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.
- Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (not job #: )
- Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
- Must be willing to work in Hialeah, Florida
- 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
- Must be “on call” 24 hours a day / 7 days a week
- Must be fluent in Spanish (speak, read & write)
- Must be able to provide a reel/portfolio of work examples -- if available, include a web address when you submit your resume
Candidates should demonstrate a solid background and interest in editorial sports content, with an emphasis on soccer and boxing knowledge.
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NBC Universal - 19 months ago