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APC Director - NBC Boston

Newton, MA
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title APC Director - NBC Boston

Jobid 23768-399177

Location: Newton, MA, 02458, USA

Description **Job Number** 39049BR

**Job Title** APC Director - NBC Boston

**Business Segment** Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

**Sub-Business** NBCOTS - NECN

**Posting Category** TV Content & Production

**About Us** At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

**Country** United States

**State** Massachusetts

**City** Newton



Basic Qualifications

+ College degree with a concentration in television production preferred

+ Minimum of three years of experience directing/technical directing in a fast paced and competitive television news environment

+ Must have the consistent ability to organize and manage shifting priorities under tight deadlines and in pressure situations. Multi-tasking and adapting quickly to change are necessary traits

+ Requires strong technical aptitude and experience with television control room and studio production technology including video switchers, audio mixers, character generators, robotic camera controls, production automation systems, newsroom editorial software and automated on-air playout systems

+ Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills with the ability to clearly communicate solutions in person and in writing

+ Requires adaptability, enthusiasm, initiative, ability to handle criticism, even temperament and a positive approach to problem solving. Ideal candidates must exhibit leadership qualities in a collaborative environment. Must be dependable, a self-starter and operate consistently with a high degree of accuracy. Must also be able to work independently without direct supervisionEligibility Requirements

+ Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

+ Must be able and willing to work to work any 24x7 shift and willingness to work long hours and on weekends and holidays with short notice and be flexible with schedule changes

+ Must be willing to work in Newton, MA

+ Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

+ Must have a valid driver’s license

**Desired Characteristics**

+ Minimum 1 year of hands on experience with Ross Overdrive (preferred) or comparable automated production control systems

+ Knowledge of control room production within a 24 hour news channel

+ Familiarity with Dalet, Ross Xpression graphics, Vinten camera robotics desirable

+ Directing with automated systems controlling graphics, cameras, and audio

+ Bilingual English/Spanish proficiency a plus

+ Must exhibit strong leadership skills and lead with a positive example

+ Must demonstrate ability to remain calm under pressure, and think critically

+ Self-motivated, highly creative, forward thinking individual


NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.


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The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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