NBC Universal Media Coordinator - NBC Sports in Stamford, Connecticut

Job Number 40228BR

Job Title Media Coordinator - NBC Sports

Business Segment NBC Sports Group

Sub-Business NBC Olympics, Remotes and Operations

Posting Category Digital Media

About Us 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.

Sports & Olympics

NBC Sports is synonymous with superior production that elevates the event, broad promotion, and mutually-beneficial partnerships. Known as America’s Olympic Network, NBC has broadcasted 16 Olympic Games including the 2018 Olympic Winter Games, more than any other network. NBC Olympics is also renowned for its award-winning production including more than 90 Emmy Awards. Its ability to amass large audiences with broad promotion, particularly for the Olympics, has resulted in NBC Sports broadcasting nine of the top 10 most-watched events in U.S. television history, including the 2012 London Olympic Games which stands at No. 1 all time with 217 million viewers. In 2009, NBC Sports won the prestigious Peabody Award for its production of the Beijing Games and was named ‘Best in Sports Television’ at the Sports Business Awards.

Country United States

State Connecticut

City Stamford

Responsibilities

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in TV Production or related field

  • Minimum two (2) years of experience and working knowledge of Avid products (Interplay, Access, and Media Composer) or similar editing product

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with ability to understand immediate issues and respond to meet day-of-air deadlinesEligibility Requirements

  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

  • Must be willing to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends and holidays and must be able to adapt with little notice.

  • Must be willing to travel on occasion

  • Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT

  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Desired Characteristics

Desired Characteristics

  • Asset Management system knowledge a plus

  • Cursory knowledge of video codecs

  • Individual embracing new technologies

  • Experience within a broadcast environment

  • Excellent communication and client skills

  • Attention to detail and responsiveness

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment

  • Knowledge of Edit products preferred (Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premier/MediaEncoder)

  • Technologically Proficient

  • Is self-motivated, capable of working independently but also alongside a team as required.

  • Able to handle and prioritize a high volume of production requests within a timely period

Notices

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.