Preditor - Boston

NBC Sports Group Burlington, MA

About the Job

Responsibilities

Responsibilities
The Digital Video Producer/Editor (Preditor) is part of the NBC Sports Boston digital team and is responsible for editing and production of original content. Additionally, the role will interface with multiple aspects of the content room, from collaboration with the video team to training the intern staff. This position will be aligned with the content and coverage but will support our other sports teams as necessary during the other seasons.

Major Duties

  • Responsible for editing online video, as well as leading the production of highlights, sound, clips from games
  • Work to create unique video clips, highlights and other video clips for the web
  • Create storylines and original content
  • Collaborate with the video team to plan and help schedule video shoots and edits, and work on shoots as needed
  • Shoot, edit and publish segments
  • Understand the best practices for digital video and how to maximize reach with our audience
  • Actively participate in social media via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other outlets
  • Promote content by devising engaging and creative social media posts.
  • Support and assist with training intern staff throughout the year
  • Develop strong interpersonal relationships with counterparts in our TV content room



    Qualifications/Requirements

    Basic Qualifications

  • Advanced knowledge of shooting and working with different cameras
  • Advanced knowledge and experience using editing software: After Effects, Photoshop and Avid, Final Cut Pro, Premier or equivalent
  • Excellent editing skills, news judgement and understanding of storylines in Boston sports
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in digital editing or video production in a professional environment (internships may be acceptable)
  • Ability to work unconventional hours, weekends and holidays.

    Requirements
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent.\u2028
  • 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.
  • Internal applicants must submit via the NBCU Career Opportunity System.
  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered.

    Desired Qualifications
  • Strong work ethic, positive attitude and leadership qualities
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and set priorities.
  • Strong knowledge of local and national sports
  • Ability to teach various skills to new staff/interns.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, high pressure environment.
  • Ability to watch our network and view our website on a regular basis.
  • Ability to produce multiple projects from inception to completion and do so independently.
  • Ability to take direction and constructive criticism