Full Time Job

Manager, Program Operations

NBC Sports

Stamford, CT 03-11-2021
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Role Purpose:
Responsible for the creation and communication of program contingency plans for all Golf Channel events. The Manager of Program Operations will be the department point of contact with the Operations. The position will be expected to play an active role in long term schedule planning.

• Create programming contingency plans for all live shows and tournaments
• Direct the flow of information between the Programming department and Sales Operations, BOC, Englewood Cliffs, Transmission and Production in respect to all operational issues
• Coordinate the use of resources to ensure international world feeds meet distribution platform standards and format
• Provide day-of guidance to the On-Air Operations team regarding changes to live events
• Work proactively with Programming team in regards to strategic planning of future program schedules
• Collaborate with Production and Operation teams to develop process/workflows to find
solutions to unique situations

Basic Qualifications
• Minimum four (4) years television experience in either Programming or Network Operations
• Demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects, priorities and deadlines with ease
• Knowledge of golf and/or sports television
• Familiarity with Microsoft Office, especially Word and Excel

Eligibility Requirements
(note job #: )
• Flexibility to work with varying hours and weekends
• 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
• Detail oriented
• Ability to work cross functionally