20 hours
2017-12-152018-01-14

Director/Technical Director- NBC Sports Northwest

Portland, OR
  • Job Code
    37594BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Director/Technical Director- NBC Sports Northwest

Jobid 23768-389487

Location: Portland, OR, 97240, USA

Description **Job Number** 37594BR

**Job Title** Director/Technical Director- NBC Sports Northwest

**Business Segment** NBC Sports Group

**Sub-Business** NBC Sports RSN - Northwest

**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.

NBC Sports Regional Networks, part of the NBC Sports Group, consist of 9 regional networks that deliver more than 2,400 live sporting events annually, along with award-winning breaking news, comprehensive analysis, digital content and original programming to more than 43 million homes. The NBC Sports Regional Networks are: NBC Sports Bay Area, NBC Sports California, NBC Sports Chicago, NBC Sports Washington, NBC Sports Boston, NBC Sports Northwest, NBC Sports Philadelphia, NBC Sports Philadelphia+ and SportsNet New York.

**Country** United States

**State** Oregon

**City** Portland

**Responsibilities**

Responsibilities



+ Direct studio shows, talk shows , pre/post shows and specials

+ Creative in studio pre-production, blocking shots and pacing of shows

+ Collaborate with Producers, AP’s, PA’s and on-air talent to bring creative presentations to every show

+ Work with Producers to coordinate execution of elements to be integrated into broadcasts and live shots from the field

+ Work with technical staff to satisfy production needs for any given show

+ The ability to communicate on a daily basis with various producers and managers

+ The ability to provide constructive feedback to the studio technicians

+ The ability to direct back to back live studio shows seamlessly

+ Perform other duties as assigned

**Qualifications/Requirements**

Qualifications/Requirements



+ Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience

+ Minimum four (4) years experience with television directing

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

+ Must be willing to work in Portland, OR

+ Must be willing to submit to a background investigation

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

+ Must be 18 years or older

+ Work non-traditional hours, holidays and weekends

+ Proven efficiency in directing fast paced studio programs as well as talk show based productions.

+ Strong knowledge of television sports production

+ Knowledge of graphics application and other equipment in the control room

+ Experience in integration of live remotes

+ Experience directing shows with full production crews

**Desired Characteristics**

Desired Characteristics



+ Live event directing a plus

+ Ability to perform engineering duties a plus

+ Previous Technical Directing experience a plus

+ Experience directing shows using a jib camera a plus

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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