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Digital Production Assistant, Olympics


Stamford, CT 6 days ago
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Job Description
Freelance Digital Production Assistant, Olympics


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We're looking for world-class talent to help bring action-packed coverage of The Olympics and Paralympics to viewers across the country.

Job Description

Position Overview:

Assist in the production of 100+ daily video highlights and features during the Olympic Games, from every Olympic sport.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Monitoring live Olympic events, noting and clipping significant moments
• Supporting producers & editors with shot selection and story research
• Preparing video for digital publishing – creating thumbnail images, adding descriptive metadata, etc.


Qualifications/ Requirements:
• Experience producing sports highlights using AVID or Adobe Premier
• Experience publishing video to digital/social platforms
• Availability to work every day between July 19 and August 11, 2024
• Working knowledge of Adobe After Effects or Photoshop (a plus)

Desired Characteristics:
• Knowledgeable & passionate about Olympic sports, or high-level competitive experience in an Olympic sport
• Able to thrive in an intense environment with tight deadlines, while working long hours for the duration of the Olympics
• Detail-oriented, organized, and able to multitask

Additional Information

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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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d8x19m-3-237-31-191-42 in your application.