Full Time Job
FOX Sports North is searching for an Associate Producer (AP) to join their team. The position oversees, executes, and coordinates a wide range of network projects and staff for live sports and related programming. Assigned duties will include overseeing/executing field shoots and editing; coordinating and producing special projects; producing pre-game and post-game shows; providing feedback and direction to Production Assistants and Interns; and delegating assignments based on production needs in a fast paced environment for both studio and live truck settings. This position schedules and delegates resources, including staff, freelance Production Assistants and Interns, and helps train them on new and advanced technology. They also help in acquiring and distributing video in a variety of methods and formats. The AP will work closely with our team partners and on-air talent on a daily basis and be active in creating and distributing content across all digital platforms.
• Schedule and provide input for Production Assistants and Interns
• Work closely with Executive and Coordinating Producer to ensure production elements and segments are distributed to outside vendors and other departments
• Produce Pre and Post-Game Shows as well as other special programming and features that are necessary for our production needs
• Work on the production team in the studio for pre and post-game shows
• Use and train advanced technology to enhance broadcasts
• Edit materials for all platforms and departments
• Work closely with team partners and sales to ensure messaging is delivered accurately and organically in our broadcasts
• Content Contributor to all platforms and levels of our network
• Bachelor's Degree in Communications / Broadcasting.
• Minimum 5 years of broadcast experience
• Excellent written and verbal communication
• Needs good organizational and project management skills
• Needs to be a problem solver who can act in a high pressure atmosphere
• I-News, Microsoft Office, Excel and Outlook, X-File, Filezilla
• Great organizational and project management skills are necessary
• Must show an ability to work well with team partners, producers, and other colleagues
• They must be self-motivated and be able to work in a high pressure environment
• Must have experience with both linear and non-linear editing
FSN produces over 5,000 live local events each year, including more than 3,200 in high definition, making FSN the most prolific producers of HD Sports programming in the country. In addition, FSN televises national sports events and programs, including Pac-10 and ACC basketball and Pac-10 and Big 12 football. FSN is the nation's leading provider of local sports, serving as the TV home to more than half of all MLB, NHL, and NBA teams through its 19 owned-and-operated regional networks, including FOX Sports Arizona, FOX Sports Carolinas, FOX Sports Detroit, FOX Sports Florida, FOX Sports Houston, FOX Sports Indiana, FOX Sports Kansas City, FOX Sports Midwest, FOX Sports North, FOX Sports Ohio, FOX Sports Oklahoma, FOX Sports South, FOX Sports Southwest, FOX Sports Tennessee, FOX Sports West, FOX Sports Wisconsin, PRIME Ticket, SportSouth, and Sun Sports.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.