The Walt Disney Company Recurring-Production Assistant in Los Angeles, California
The Recurring Production Assistant will be responsible for Identifying and publishing one play highlights from in progress games, primarily College Football and College Basketball seasons. In addition, this position may provide support for other Production Assistant responsibilities.
Accurately identify, clip and headline timely one-play highlights in a digital broadcast facility for distribution for various digital/social media platforms
Prepare game highlights and moments with a digital audience in mind
Gather news, facts and video for assigned productions; research and prepare story ideas for assignments
Other daily responsibilities may include running teleprompter, screening games/events for re-air, producing highlights, researching video content for various shows, and live game support.
Multitask to screen games and select shots for highlights, working with Editor to bring highlight to completion
Screen and edit live event content for various re-air time slots.
Screen videotapes and/or servers and conduct research to obtain material for the preparation of production elements
Log and archive video and associated data for future useResearch, write and disseminate ideas for future content elements on ESPN platforms
Basic Qualifications :
Strong overall knowledge of multiple sports.
Must have an understanding of game rules.
Ability to identify and cultivate compelling storylines for various platforms
Must possess strong communication and organization skills
Ability to react quickly and positively under tight deadlines in a fast-paced environmentAbility to work nights, weekends, and holidays
Preferred Qualifications :
Experience in sports media, preferably in television production, or involvement with collegiate TV station
Awareness of social media trends and relevant platforms
Self-starting attitude and team-oriented work ethic
Familiarity with server-based media and/or non-linear editing equipment
Leadership experience in a professional role, organization or activity
Knowledge of international soccer leagues a plusFluency, both verbal and written, in Spanish or Portuguese a plus
Required Education :
- High School Diploma or equivalent
Preferred Education :
- Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
Job ID: 592514BR
Location: Los Angeles,California
Job Posting Company: Media Networks