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Project, Broadcasting Assistant

REQ ID:  7915
LOCATION: 

Secaucus, New Jersey, US, 07094

At the NBA, we’re passionate about growing and celebrating the game of basketball. Through the intensity of thegame and the amazing athletic skill of our players, we deliver excitement to hundreds of millions of fans aroundthe world. As a global sports and media business, the NBA is so much more. While Basketball Operations runsthe 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 ofNBA 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 Broadcasti ng Content Managementgroup. This will include writi ng detailed recap reports for nati onally televised games, scribing content reportsfor a multi tude of sports producti ons, monitoring broadcasts from each NBA content platf orm andcontributi ng to best practi ces projects that drive to enhance the level of NBA broadcast content.


Major Responsibilities
Serve as the nightly liaison in the Broadcasti ng Operati ons Center for all real-ti me producti on,programming, operati ons, and content updates
Write detailed telecast recap reports for nati onal TV games
Evaluate a diverse variety of broadcast producti ons both within sports and outside the sportslandscape
Develop innovati ve ideas for NBA broadcast content projects
Review and analyze local NBA/WNBA/G League broadcasts for "best practi ces"
Work with the NBA’s broadcast partners on a variety of projects, including event producti on, bestpracti ces, and ancillary programming content


Required Experience/Knowledge
Excellent knowledge of NBA, WNBA, NBA G-League, and NBA 2K (Players, coaches, and teams)
Experience in broadcasti ng/producti on/programming industry
Strong writi ng skills
Exemplary communicati on skills
Microsoft Office expertise


Education
Bachelor’s degree required


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