Develop and maintain a working relationship with both Digital platforms (ESPN+ streams) and each broadcast partner - GOLF Channel, CBS, & NBC.
Provide a positive influence relative to the network’s presentation of graphic related content during their PGA TOUR telecasts.
Assist all broadcast partners in their ongoing efforts to effectively communicate ShotLink data and information in their telecasts. Also, work with each network to develop individual style.
Train freelance graphics coordinators and operators on-site on the ShotLink BRINT software and how to use the interface effectively. Additionally, work with the broadcast production staff and announcers as the subject matter experts for all things ShotLink..
Facilitate the development of solutions to Network Partners’ requests, concerns or questions as it relates to BRINT, Tournament Tracker and Scripts. Work closely with Golf Technologies on the development of solutions and enhancements.
Create new and innovative graphic concepts for the presentation of ShotLink. Work with Network Partners to develop new Scripts as appropriate.
Onsite primary point of contact for ShotLink as it relates to broadcast operations.
Develop and maintain a regular schedule for the production of ShotLink analysis (nuggets).
Develop and coordinate the production of ShotLink analytical packages at various points throughout the year.
Special projects or other duties as assigned.
Experience / Skills
Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Television/Film Production, Marketing, Management, or related area required.
One to three years’ experience of remote Television Production experience within sports; golf experience required.
Working knowledge of Graphics Systems used for live television production
Advanced level computer skills to include word processing, spreadsheets, presentation graphics, statistical databases, HTML and other internet display languages
Strong knowledge of spreadsheet program to mine golf stats data.
Strong communication skills
Creative skills to process complex data and present in compelling, simple graphics and summaries; natural curiosity to delve deeply into data to mine out most interesting aspects
Schedule must allow extensive travel including weekends and holidays.
Able to safely operate a utility vehicle such as, but not limited to, golf carts, utility carts, and shuttle carts.