Location: Toledo OH Control #: 109768C
The Sports Nightly Producer is responsible for all facets of sportscast production including writing, editing, and reporting for BCSN’s flagship nightly sportscast, as well as the regional sports network’s digital and social media platforms.
From stacking a nightly 30 minute newscast to enterprising and producing feature storytelling for multi-platforms, the Sports Nightly Producer is a proven self-starter and team player who thrives in the high-energy, fast paced culture of sports journalism.
An experienced storyteller, the Sports Nightly Producer is tasked with all facets of managing the concept-to-broadcast sports news gathering process, from asset assignment to nightly show debriefs.
The Sports Nightly Executive Producer & Supervisor reports to the Manager, BCSN Production Operations.
There are no direct reports for this position.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:The Sports Nightly Producer is accountable for the following functions for Buckeye Broadband:
Contributing to the Sports Nightly team that develops, produces and delivers the relevant broadcast, digital and/or social media assets required for linear television, digital and social media engagement including linear and digital platforms as well as Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, and Snapchat applications;
Using production and editing equipment to make skilled edits to show segments, creative videos, and in-house promotions for BCSN and Local Stations;
Using creativity to write and coordinate scripts and creative graphics for videos used for promotions and videos;
Contributing to the Sports Nightly team that ensures adherence to quality broadcast, digital and social media standards, deadlines, and proper procedures;
Contributing to the production of various promotional materials created by the creative work group;
Collaborating with the creative team to take projects from concept to final execution within established deadlines;
Participating in community outreach and promotional activities sponsored by the company;
Maintaining an expert working knowledge of all production and postproduction resources including studios, cameras, lighting, audio, editing systems and graphic programs;
Following and enforcing the Company’s policies and procedures, including the EEO guidelines and safety, at all times;
Performing any miscellaneous duties as assigned.
JOB REQUIREMENTS:Education and Experience:
Bachelor degree in Communications or other relevant field - Required
2 Years of experience producing, editing and feature story writing – Required
2 Years of experience working in sports/news environment – Required
Experience with Newsroom Production Systems like ENPS or iNews – Required
Working Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and codecs for web video – Preferred