Full Time Job

Multi-Platform Production Assistant

NBC Sports

Needham, MA 02-16-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

Role Purpose:
The Multi-Platform Production Assistant is a core member of our digital team, focused on cohesion between all our platforms, from linear, to digital and social. A successful candidate will have an interested in writing, editing, graphic design, and storytelling with a sports focus.

• Create & Edit content (video, audio, still graphics) for our digital platforms
• Monitor social media for creating content opportunities
• Use social media accounts to drive traffic across platforms
• Ability to copyedit and post written content to website
• Assist digital, social media, and original content teams in field production
• Research statistics & stories on the internet
• Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Basic Qualifications
• Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience
• Experience with video editing and graphics production
• Ability to work in various website content management systems
• Must be able to provide a reel/portfolio of work examples -- if available, include a web address when you submit your resume

Eligibility Requirements
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
• Must be 18 years or older
• Must be willing to work in Needham, MA
• Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
• 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
• Thorough knowledge of local/national sports landscapes
• Experience with Adobe Premiere and Photoshop strongly preferred
• Strong knowledge of social media and how to use it to gather news
• Experience in Drupal, WordPress, or other CMS platforms a plus