Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Stamford

Description

Sports Producer, Alerts - NBC Sports
47010BR
TV Content & Production
NBC Sports Group
Responsibilities
PLEASE NOTE: This is a project / limited term position with an estimated duration of up to 12 months, unless otherwise amended or terminated as deliverables within this project are completed.
 
Role Purpose
 
NBC Sports is looking for a newsdesk producer to join our growing digital team. The ideal candidate for this position is someone with a deep knowledge of sports who understands how to share content to the masses. This role will be focused around sending daily push notifications and publishing videos for sports across NBC Sports’ portfolio of properties.   
 
 
Responsibilities
 
Send push notifications from NBC Sports and NBC Scores app promoting live events, on-demand video, and written content.
Send Apple News alerts promoting articles and on-demand video. 
Manage featured sections of NBC Sports app.
Publish videos with eye on SEO optimization, page optimization, and best practices across multiple distribution platforms.
Program high-traffic video sections with relevant video dependent on digital and linear programming.
Coordinate with video team to ensure video on-demand content is being processed in timely fashion.
Work with rest of newsdesk to manage NBC Sports.com homepage.

Qualifications/Requirements
Basic Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Communications, English, or in a relevant field preferred.
Minimum two (2) years’ experience
Must be a passionate writer/editor with a deep knowledge of sports, who knows how to shape a story across multiple formats.
Editing skills/experience is a plus; formal editing background is not required but a keen eye for punctuation and grammar is essential.
Candidate should be familiar with basic photo editing.
Ability to multi-task and work in a time-sensitive environment.
Organized, detail-oriented individual with strong communication and problem solving skills.
Willing to work weekends, non-traditional hours.


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

Sub-BusinessNBC Sports Group Production
Career Level
Entry-Level
CityStamford
State/Province
Connecticut
CountryUnited States
About Us
At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.
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.

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