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Production Coordinator, NBA 2K League

REQ ID:  9814

New York, New York, US, 10022

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At the NBA, we’re passionate about growing and celebrating the game of basketball. Through the intensity of the game and the amazing athletic skill of our players, we deliver excitement to hundreds of millions of fans worldwide.


As a global sports and media business, the NBA is so much more. While Basketball Operations runs the league’s on-court activities, other departments manage relationships with television and digital media partners, develop marketing partnerships with some of the world’s most recognizable companies, oversee the licensing of NBA merchandise, and handle a wide range of responsibilities that drive the NBA’s success.


Position Summary: The Production Coordinator - NBA 2K League will be responsible for providing production management support for the 2K League's tent-pole events and broadcast production by creating budgets, coordinating logistics for live events, overseeing projects and deliverables for broadcast partners and sponsors throughout the season, as well as applying a streamlined and cost-efficient process. This role will also be responsible for managing all production communication with various departments, event groups, and stakeholders.


Major Responsibility:

  • Support all production projects throughout the year at the direction of the 2K League's Head of Content & Media & Coordinating Producer
  • Full creative and broadcast production coordination including but not limited to: building production schedules, managing production logistics, creating call sheets, routing video content and footage, tracking budgets, coordinating talent travel
  • Manages the assigned budget, vendor contract process, production schedule, and payments for 2K League
  • Manages vendor communications for the production team
  • Serves as the main point of contact for technical/ equipment aspects of productions, and
  • Track and document broadcast and technical elements of 2K League productions
  • Ad hoc production and broadcast duties as assigned


Required Skills/Knowledge:

  • 2-4 years of experience in Sports and/or Television
  • Production knowledge and Experience with Finance and Project Budgeting
  • Experience with live production and post-production
  • Knowledge of television and digital production processes
  • Strong computer skills in (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Strong project management skills; working knowledge of project management tools (Asana)
  • Strong attention to detail, and possesses good organizational and communication skills
  • Analytical skills a plus
  • Budget management experience preferred



  • Bachelor's Degree or relevant work experience required


Salary Range:

  • $60,000.00 to $70,000.00 per year



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About the NBA 2K League 

The NBA 2K League, a professional esports league co-founded by the NBA and Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO), launched in 2018 and features the best NBA 2K players in the world. Each of the league’s 25 teams feature five players who compete as unique characters in 5-on-5 and 3-on-3 game play across a series of tournaments. During the 2019 season, NBA 2K League partners included Anheuser-Busch, AT&T, Champion Athleticwear, Dell, Facebook, HyperX, New Era, Raynor Gaming, SCUF Gaming, Snickers, Stance, Tencent, Twitch and YouTube. For more information about the NBA 2K League, visit

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