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Project Employee - Editor, Content Production

REQ ID:  9112

Secaucus, New Jersey, US, 07094


The NBA is committed to providing a safe and healthy workplace. To safeguard our employees and their families, our visitors and the broader community from COVID-19, and in consideration of recommendations from health authorities and the NBA’s own advisors, any individual working onsite in our New York and New Jersey offices must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, including having received a booster when eligible. The NBA will discuss accommodations for individuals who cannot be vaccinated due to a medical reason or sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance.


*Please note this is a Project position for a duation of 10 months*

Position Summary

Join our NBA Entertainment Production team in an Editor position. You will be telling the stories of our leagues, our teams and its players during the season. This position will focus on editing for digital, social, and linear channels.   Responsible for production execution, finalizing and delivery of content. Experience with camera work also a plus, as versatility in all aspects of production is highly valued.


Major Responsibilities/Attributes

  • Strong sense of storytelling
  • Superior quality editing of feature length and short form pieces that involve a storyline
  • Ability to edit on deadline
  • Ensuring final delivery files are appropriately delivered to different social, digital and broadcast channel (Aspera and SharePoint) in various file formats
  • Availability for assignment to field shoots, commensurate with skill operating a camera
  • Consulting and advising on the overall ‘look’ of projects and providing creative input


Required Skills/Knowledge

  • Proficient in Adobe Premiere
  • Proven track record in creating, executing and delivery of creative content for social, linear and digital
  • Must be able to share a reel demonstrating your ability as an editor
  • Proficient in managing media, familiarity with FTPs, etc.
  • Strong knowledge of basketball references, nuances and terminology
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work well across departments, with clients and with business partners
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and work across multiple projects at the same time
  • Live streaming production skills and willingness to learn the newest software and programs such as VMIX, OBS, Zoom
  • Knowledge of the digital and social media landscape
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills with the ability to interact professionally with individuals inside and outside the company
  • Ability to work under tight timeframes and deliver high quality work
  • Ability and flexibility to work some nights and weekends
  • Interest in NBA, basketball and sports


Educational Background Required

  • Bachelor's Degree required
  • 4+ years of content creation experience
  • Preferred area of study: Media, Communications, technology



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

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