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Director – NBC Sports Bay Area

San Francisco, CA
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Director – NBC Sports Bay Area

Jobid 23768-385348

Location: San Francisco, CA, 94103, USA

Description **Job Number** 36798BR

**Job Title** Director – NBC Sports Bay Area

**Business Segment** NBC Sports Group

**Sub-Business** NBC Sports RSN - Bay Area/CA

**Posting Category** TV Content & Production

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. 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.

**Country** United States

**State** California

**City** San Francisco


Role Purpose

+ Multi-skilled director needed for live pre & postgame, news shows & special format programming. The director will prepare crew and direct various newscasts as assigned. This role will collaborate with management, producer and crew to create & organize production elements including: live shots, graphics, tapes and cameras for air. This role will also enterprise enhancements in production, quality and systems, as well as direct ancillary projects (promos, public affairs programs, etc.) as assigned.Job Duties

+ Thorough knowledge of studio operations as well as experience in planning and executing shows on remote location, technical planning, site surveys, and budgetary planning.

+ Collaborate with producers and crew to create and organize production elements including live shots, graphics, video and cameras for air.

+ Work with set and graphic designers to enhance the overall creative look of a show; select appropriate show music for graphic animations, bumpers, edited segments, etc.


Basic Qualifications

+ Bachelor’s degree in related field, or equivalent work experience

+ Minimum of five (5) years of experience directing major market television newscast

+ Significant experience in a digital news environmentAdditional Job Requirements

+ Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: )

+ Must be willing to work in San Francisco, CA

+ Must be willing to work flexible hours including evenings, early mornings, weekends and holidays when necessary

+ Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice

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

+ Must be 18 years or older

+ It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

**Desired Characteristics**

+ Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; can work effectively with both technical and editorial personnel to execute shows

+ Knowledge of digital news production systems

+ Proven ability to prioritize and make critical programming decisions under tight deadlines.

+ Demonstrates initiative; self-starter

+ Effective leader, both in the control room and in the organization

+ Enthusiasm is a must; demonstrates passion for directing

+ Direct and function as a team leader on ancillary projects as assigned

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.


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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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