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Position Summary

The Broadcast Assistant will be responsible for providing support to the Broadcasting Content Management group. This will include writing detailed recap reports for nationally televised games, scribing content reports for a multitude of sports productions, monitoring broadcasts from each NBA content platform and contributing to best practices projects that drive to enhance the level of NBA broadcast content.

Major Responsibilities

  • Serve as the nightly liaison in the Broadcasting Operations Center for all real-time production, programming, operations, and content updates

  • Write detailed telecast recap reports for national TV games

  • Evaluate a diverse variety of broadcast productions both within sports and outside the sports landscape

  • Develop innovative ideas for NBA broadcast content projects

  • Review and analyze local NBA/WNBA/G League broadcasts for "best practices"

  • Work with the NBA’s broadcast partners on a variety of projects, including event production, best practices, and ancillary programming content

Required Experience/Knowledge

  • Excellent knowledge of NBA, WNBA, NBA G-League, and NBA 2K (Players, coaches, and teams)

  • Experience in broadcasting/production/programming industry

  • Strong writing skills

  • Exemplary communication skills

  • Microsoft Office expertise


Bachelor’s degree required