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Project, Broadcasting Assistant

REQ ID:  520

Secaucus, New Jersey, US, 07094

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 around the world.

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 Broadcast Assistant will be responsible for providing support to the Broadcasting Content Management group. This will include writing detailed recap reports for nationally televised games, scribing content reports for a multitude of sports productions, monitoring broadcasts from each NBA content platform, traveling to NBA events for support, and contributing to best practices projects that drive to enhance the level of NBA broadcast content.  


Major Responsibilities 

  • Serve as the nightly liaison in the Broadcasting Operations Center for all real-time production, programming, operations, and content updates
  •  Write detailed telecast recap reports for national TV games
  • Evaluate a diverse variety of broadcast productions both within sports and outside the sports landscape
  • Develop innovative ideas for NBA broadcast content projects
  • Review and analyze local NBA/WNBA/G League broadcasts for "best practices"
  • Travel to NBA events for broadcasting and production support
  • Work with the NBA’s broadcast partners on a variety of projects, including event production, best practices, and ancillary programming content


Required Experience/Knowledge 

  • Excellent knowledge of NBA, WNBA, NBA G-League, and NBA 2K (Players, coaches, and teams)
  • Experience in broadcasting/production/programming industry
  • Strong writing skills
  • Exemplary communication skills
  • Excel and Powerpoint expertise



Bachelor’s degree required 


We Consider Applicants For All Positions On The Basis Of Merit, Qualifications And Business Needs, And Without Regard To Race, Color, National Origin, Religion, Sex, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Alienage Or Citizenship Status, Ancestry, Marital Status, Creed, Genetic Predisposition Or Carrier Status, Sexual Orientation, Veteran Status, Familial Status, Status As A Victim Of Domestic Violence Or Any Other Status Or Characteristic Protected By Applicable Federal, State, Or Local Law.

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