Associate Producer

Nashville Predators - Nashville, TN (30+ days ago)4.0

Major responsibilities/Activities: · Conceive, generate and develop ideas, treatments and formats of the highest standards, consistent with strategy and execute with broadcast staff.
  • Responsible for production elements which include: · Player/coach interviews with B-roll · The ability to produce feature and music video concepts, write scripts, shoot and edit features with graphics including: · Features/Segments (player profiles, educational vignettes, historical retrospectives, etc.) · Hockey 101 segments (rules, strategy, terminology, etc.) · Highlight Packages · Highlight Music Videos · Graphics Package (Duet / Infinit /Vizrt) · Act as a liaison with local television outlets to coordinate production elements for other team programming. · Extensive team travel to produce road content for television broadcast & website.
To identify and resolve problems in conjunction with the Producer.

Assist in the logging and organizing of game highlight melts.
  • Participate in department creative and production meetings. · Work in TV Production truck in the AD role, with ability to produce Pregame show after first season. · Shoot & Edit road game interviews, analyst segments & features · Coordinate & maintain all travel camera equipment & production gear · Assist game producer with pre-production & in-game sponsorship initiatives · Coordinate commercial break timing Minimum Requirements: · Four (4) year Bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism or broadcast video production a must. · Previous experience in all aspects of video production (i.e., cuts only editing, non-linear editing and script writing). · Minimum three (3) years producing, shooting and editing experience. · Strong hockey knowledge. · Previous experience in live sports production. · React and work well under pressure in a live event situation and under changing conditions. · Must have excellent written and oral communication skills and be able to work on multiple projects simultaneously, · Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite highly desirable. · Ability to work under pressure, adhere to strict deadlines and multitask. · Proven ability to influence and resolve differences in professional opinions, particularly where conflict may exist. Resilience and stamina sufficient to sustain performance when under pressure from tight schedules. · Live TV Production experience is preferred. · Ability to handle confidential and commercially sensitive information. · Valid Tennessee driver’s license, possess a suitable driving history and be insurable by Club’s insurance carrier and have reliable transportation. · As a condition of employment, qualified applicant will be subject to a background check including a criminal history check driving history, personal and professional references. Essential Physical Functions: · Must be able to work weekends, evenings and some holidays, as hockey schedule requires. · Ability to travel with Team. · Walking, bending, carrying, lifting and handling heavy video equipment weighing up to 50 pounds required. · Ability to clearly communicate with clients and coworkers. · Ability to sit for extended periods of time. · Ability to drive to various locations to shoot features. · Ability to stand in an upright position for continuous period of time. · Excellent speaking and listening skills, requiring the perception of speech.
Equipment Used: · Video cameras (includes Sony XDCAM, Sony FS7, Sony A7S (DSLR), GoPros) · PC and Apple Macintosh · Adobe Creative Cloud including Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop