The Senior Production Manager -SEC Network will work in a team television production environment within Athletics in the Broadcast Services department. This position will have prime responsibility to be the daily liaison with the ESPN/SEC Network staff to manage the look and implementation of Arkansas Live Digital and Linear Productions for the network. This position will have oversight of some student and professional staff assignments as well as be in charge of management of project completion and quality control aspects for live events as it relates to broadcasts. The Senior Production Manager will work with ESPN staff on managing the broadcast standards produced by the school for the network. This position will also have oversight of creative storytelling and planning for live productions including production meetings with staff and on-air talent for preparation and quality control for broadcasts. The position will be the lead director for SECN+ broadcasts.
This Position will require sports event coverage and television production as assigned, requiring frequent nights, weekends and holidays to full fill assigned duties. Travel required to cover assigned sports.
For a complete position announcement and information regarding how to apply, visit http://jobs.uark.edu/postings/26639
The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to race/color, sex, gender, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran or military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal or state law. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.
Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Media, or Related Field from an accredited institution of higher learning At least five years of full-time experience in broadcast-quality television field.
Skilled experience in producing and directing live event productions
Bachelor’s degree in in Broadcast Journalism or Radio/Television/Film component – Sports broadcast television production or related experience (editing & graphic creation specific) Experience in graphics creation software (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects) AVID editing experience Television production experience (Electronic News Gathering (ENG)
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: NC1056P
About University of Arkansas
Founded in 1871 as a land grant institution, the University of Arkansas is classified by the Carnegie Foundation among the top two percent of universities in the nation with the highest level of research activity. Ten colleges and schools serve 26,000 students with more than 210 academic programs. University of Arkansas students earn nationally competitive awards at an impressive rate and represent 50 states and more than 120 countries.
Located in the stunning Ozark Mountains of northwest Arkansas, Fayetteville is home to the University of Arkansas campus, known for its spectacular views and ample green spaces. Fayetteville is considered one of the country’s finest college towns, and the surrounding northwest Arkansas region is regularly ranked one of the best places to live in the U.S. Some of the nation’s best outdoor amenities and most spectacular hiking trails are within a short drive of campus.
As an employer, the University of Arkansas offers a vibrant work environment and a workplace culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance. The benefits package includes university contributions to health, dental, life and disability insurance, tuition waivers for employees an...d their families, 12 official holidays, immediate leave accrual, and a choice of retirement programs with university contributions ranging from 5 to 14% of employee salary.
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