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Freelance Broadcast Associate

6740

New York, NY, US, 10019

Production
New York
Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance (Non-Staff)

CBS Sports, a year-round leader in television sports, broadcasts a portfolio of events on the CBS Television Network, including "NFL ON CBS;" college football, including the "SEC ON CBS;" college basketball, including the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship; golf, including The Masters®, PGA Championship and PGA TOUR; and "CBS SPORTS SPECTACULAR."

 

In addition, the division includes CBS SPORTS NETWORK, the 24-hour home of CBS Sports, and produces “INSIDE THE NFL” for SHOWTIME. CBS Sports Digital’s multi-platform offerings include CBSSports.com and the CBS Sports apps for mobile and connected TV devices; streaming sports news network CBS Sports HQ; 247Sports; MaxPreps; CBS Sports fantasy games; and SportsLine.

The Broadcast associate for CBS Sports Network will be expected to contribute to the production of both edited and graphic elements for a variety of live and/or taped studio programs.

 

Candidate must work well within a team environment and exhibit a level of accountability while maintaining a vision for the greater product. Professionalism, enthusiasm for the subject matter, attention to detail and the desire to pursue a career in sports television production are all key attributes for success in the position.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the production of sound packages, highlight packages, teases and bumpers
  • Oversee building of graphics from start to finish, including editorial content, layout and accuracy
  • Coordinating the live use of graphics on a variety of sporting shows
  • Assist other Broadcast Associates with work flow and quality control of elements
  • Help organize, screen and log videotape for use in broadcasts.
  • Assist Producers and Associate Directors with edits and other production content.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent working knowledge of and interest in sports, particularly, pro & college football as well as NCAA basketball.
  • Ability to work well with others and thrive in a group working environment
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills, multi-tasking skills and a keen attention to detail.
  • Prior experience in Sports Broadcast Television is a plus.

Experience/Education:

  • Four-Year college degree


Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City