Role Purpose

The Director of Digital Video will be responsible for managing team of video producers within the NBC Sports Group for execution and delivery of creative and original video content for the distribution across all platforms with the overarching goal of building, driving and retaining traffic.

Responsibilities

-Lead creative team to produce video content for NBCSports.com, the NBC Sports App and the NBC Sports YouTube channel
-Generate ideas and experiment with new formats and content types around NBC Sports’ key tent-pole sports (NFL, NHL, Premier League, NASCAR, Triple Crown, etc.)
-Work with NBC Sports Digital, Social, Linear TV and Sales teams to map out content plan
-Keep track of viral trends and create content to complement them

Experience / Skills


Basic Qualifications

-Bachelor’s degree in a related field
-Minimum six (6) years’ experience as a digital content producer in sports, news, entertainment, animation or filmmaking

Additional Skills Required

-Proficient in Avid, Adobe After Effects and Photoshop
-Understanding of digital/social analytics

Eligibility Requirements

-Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV to be considered (note job #: )
-Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
-Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT
-Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
-Must be 18 years or older
-It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Desired Characteristics

-Strong creative and competitive drive with a self-starter mentality
-Ability to work alone or collaborate with team depending on the task at hand