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Production Assistant

NBC Sports Group

Location: Stamford, CT
Job Status: Full Time
Posted/Updated: 7/3/2019

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This is a part-time project / limited term position with an estimated duration of up to 6 - 12 months, unless otherwise amended or terminated as deliverables within this project are completed.

Role Purpose

The Production Assistant is responsible for assisting producers in the development and execution of Sports & Olympic profiles, which will include long form, short form, and historic look-backs. This position will have the opportunity to work in the field occasionally and learn about what makes a compelling piece of content.


  • Assist production personnel in all phases of Sports & Olympics feature production
  • Organize materials for edits
  • Track rights and music usage
  • Assist in editing pieces, font coordination and performing sports and photo research where required
  • Collaborate with producer on storytelling aspects of production


Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Minimum six (6) months' experience in production

Additional Qualifications
  • Ability to quickly understand and assess opportunities and/or problems and respond with creative ideas and solutions
  • Must be a team player
  • Demonstrated background of contributing to complex projects
  • Experience with non-linear editing

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.

Desired Characteristics

  • Self-starter
  • Strong knowledge and interest in television production
  • Extremely organized
  • Experience with AVID
  • Detail and deadline oriented
  • Sharp eye for visuals and a fresh taste for music


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