Part Time Job

Production Assistant, Radio


Bristol, CT 05-05-2022
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  • Paid
  • Part Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Part-Time Production Assistant I, Radio

The Part-time Production Assistant will mainly work in screening and operating the audio board with the opportunity to assist with and support the radio production of assigned talk shows, podcasts and/or remote sports events.

• Works cutting and editing actualities, play-by-play highlights and audio from ESPN shows.
• Will make decisions regarding the most appropriate audio cuts for ESPN Radio.
• Occasionally serves as an associate producer for radio productions.
• Assists ESPN Radio producers by generating story ideas, providing research materials for interviews, assisting with guest booking, producing show elements and operating the control board.
• Researches sports information and obtains materials necessary for aspects of productions.
• When directed, will operate the audio board
• When directed, occasionally serves as an associate producer for radio productions and podcasts.
• May contribute to creative concepts of radio shows and podcasts.
• May work with our Imaging team on promos and/or show production.
• Must have solid sports knowledge of NFL, NBA, CFB, MLB and other sports.
• Must be able to show good news judgement based on the top stories of the day.
• Work is subject to scrutiny and is closely supervised and reviewed for timeliness, accuracy and adherence to established procedures.

Basic Qualifications:
• A minimum of 1 year in commercial production and a minimum of 1 year working at a network or local radio facility.

Preferred Qualifications:
• A minimum of 2 years working at a commercially operated, local or network radio facility.

Required Education
• Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent

This role is considered on-site, which means the employee will work from a Company designated location on an ongoing basis.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g6xq0n-3-238-72-122-42 in your application.

Company Profile

ESPN, Inc. is the leading multinational, multimedia sports entertainment entity featuring the broadest portfolio of multimedia sports assets with over 50 business entities.